Physician-Patient Relations

Home-based clinical video teleconferencing care: Clinical considerations and future directions.

Publication Date: 
Dec 08, 2015

Clinical video teleconferencing (CVT) is a treatment delivery modality that can be used to provide services to clinical populations that experience barriers to accessing mental health care.

Institutionally based videoconferencing.

Publication Date: 
Dec 08, 2015

The delivery of psychiatric care via video-teleconferencing (VTC) technology is thought to have reached a tipping point.

A framework of ethics for telepsychiatry practice.

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Dec 08, 2015

Psychiatrists who provide telepsychiatric services must uphold the standards of ethics and professionalism expected in in-person interactions. Psychiatrists' fundamental ethical responsibilities do not change when they take up a new form of practice.

Interactive telemedicine: effects on professional practice and health care outcomes.

Publication Date: 
Oct 01, 2015

BACKGROUND: Telemedicine (TM) is the use of telecommunication systems to deliver health care at a distance. It has the potential to improve patient health outcomes, access to health care and reduce healthcare costs.

Policy recommendations to guide the use of telemedicine in primary care settings: an American College of Physicians position paper.

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Nov 17, 2015

Telemedicine-the use of technology to deliver care at a distance-is rapidly growing and can potentially expand access for patients, enhance patient-physician collaboration, improve health outcomes, and reduce medical costs.

Implementing Real-Time Video Consultation in Plastic Surgery.

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Publication Date: 
Sep 09, 2015

BACKGROUND: The Dutch government, hospitals, and health insurance companies have agreed on concentrating all specialist care in a few expert centers.

Mobile-health: A review of current state in 2015.

Publication Date: 
Aug 10, 2015

Health telematics is a growing up issue that is becoming a major improvement on patient lives, especially in elderly, disabled, and chronically ill.

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