Telepathology

Telepathology Impacts and Implementation Challenges: A Scoping Review.

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Dec 01, 2015

CONTEXT: Telepathology is a particular form of telemedicine that fundamentally alters the way pathology services are delivered. Prior reviews in this area have mostly focused on 2 themes, namely technical feasibility issues and diagnosis accuracy.

Benign cystic mesothelioma of the peritoneum in a 12-year-old boy, diagnosed via telepathology.

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Sep 15, 2015

Low resource countries often have inadequate healthcare systems that, among other problems, suffer from a severe shortage of local expertise.

Teledermatology protocol for screening of skin cancer.

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Apr 02, 2015

BACKGROUND: Telemedicine refers to the use of technology as improvement of healthcare delivery to places where distance becomes an obstacle. Its use represents a great potential for dermatology, a specialty whose visual analysis phase is essential in diagnosis.

Using cellphones for teledermatology, a preliminary study.

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Mar 10, 2008

We compared live and instantaneous digital image examination of hospitalized dermatology consultation patients and to assess the reliability and the practicality of a teledermatology system equipped with the cellular phone cameras.

Application of camera phones in telehaematology.

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Oct 09, 2009

We investigated the use of camera phones for telehaematology. First, the minimum requirements for the camera phones to be used in telehaematology were investigated. A single image containing white cells, red cells and platelets was sent from a camera phone to 33 different camera phones.