teleconsultation

teleconsultation

A general term for any consultation between doctors or between doctors and patients on a network or video link (e.g., Facetime, intranet, Internet, Skype, etc.).

teleconsultation

Virtual consultation Any medical consultation by either a non-medical consumer, or by a health care professional from a colleague on an electronic network–eg, intranet, Internet. See Telemedicine.
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Description : Integrated project for teleconsultation from medical specialists
In the past, widespread adoption of TD was limited by time requirements for consultation, as some web-based services take up to nineteen minutes for each teleconsultation.
Abu Dhabi Telemedicine Centre joins Mubadala's network of specialist healthcare facilities and is the first in the UAE to offer a 24/7 medical teleconsultation service, run by medical professionals.
This is one of the most important features of this system and enables the teleconsultation session to be carried out in bandwidth-scarce environments.
The government is also taking major initiatives to provide medicines at subsidized rates as well as engage in teleconsultation services and distribution of medicines in the rural belt.
Video teleconsultation systems such as REACH, displayed by Johns Hopkins at the RSNA 2013 conference, enable any two parties, such as a radiologist and a clinician, or a radiologist and patient, to have a face-to-face conversation with each other while looking at the same stack of images.
Prison health is a good example in which teleconsultation has shown a 50% reduction in patients needing to attend A&E after their teleconsultation.
The teleconsultation includes: teleradiology, teledermatology, telepathology, and telepsychiatry (Darkins, Cary 2000).
Such characteristics now allow telemedicine by satellite in remote areas and in emergencies, teleconsultation and patient monitoring, and represent perhaps the best means of ensuring access to information and medical services for all.
NMC documents read: "In her evidence, Mrs Roseboro told the panel that she listened to a recording of the teleconsultation during her investigation of the incident.
NMC documents read: "In her evidence Mrs Roseboro told the panel that she listened to a recording of the teleconsultation during her investigation of the incident.