TeleMedicine & TeleHealth



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Conferences: 4th International Conference on the Medical Aspects of Telemedicine, to be held in Jerusalem, Israel, June 6-11, 1999

"This conference is one of the most important in the world of Telemedicine Calendar. This is especially so since it will focus on Telemedicine users and their expectations and experiences."

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Telehealth Magazine

Telemedicine Today Magazine

AMA. American Medical News, vol.39(42), Nov.11, 1996. Article on Telemedicine. Reference to "Telemedicine: A Guide to Assessing Telecommunications in Health Care" (=Report released "last month" by the Institute of Medicine)

Armstrong, Myrna L, editor. Telecommunications for health professionals : providing successful distance education and telehealth. New York, NY : Springer Pub. Co., 1998. xxvii, 318 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. Telecommunication-in-medicine. Education-Medical. Telecommunications. Teaching -- methods. [Health Sciences Book Stacks W 18 T267 1998]

Burdick, Anne E., et al. "Telemedicine: Caring for Patients across Boundaries," Ostomy/Wound Management Vol.42(9), October 1996, 26-37.

Capalbo, Susan M., Innovations in the Delivery of Health Care Services to Rural Communities: Telemedicine and Limited-Service Hospitals Rural America, 14(3), Oct. 1999

Over the last decade, changes in health care policy, demographics, and technology have presented new opportunities for delivering medical care in rural areas. Telemedicine and limited-service hospitals are two innovations currently used to strengthen the likelihood of continued health care in rural communities.

Chaffee, Mary, A Telehealth Odyssey, American Journal of Nursing, 99(7), July 1999, pp.27-32.

Granade, Phyllis F., "The Brave New World of Telemedicine," RN, July 1997, pp.59ff. [addresses care across state lines and consent procedures, etc.]

Kassam-Adams, S., Applegate, L.M., et al., "Telemedicine and Health Information Networks: Converging Technologies and Diverging Views," multi-media paper presented at the Multi-Media and the Boundaryless World Colloquium, November 1995

Rockville, M.D. "Exploratory Evaluation of Rural Applications of Telemedicine," Office of Rural Health Policy, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Feb. 1997.

Sanders, Jay. Telemedicine: Theory and Practice (author is present of the American Telemedicine Association).

Scannell, Kristine. Telemedicine : past, present, future : 1966-1995 (March): 1634 citations / prepared by Kristine M Scannell, Douglas Perednia, Henry M. Kissman. Bethesda, Md. : U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, Reference Section ; [Pittsburgh, PA : G.P.O., distributor], 1995. Telecommunication-in-medicine -- Bibliography. Telemedicine -- bibliography. Telecommunications -- bibliography. Health Sciences Reference Serials ZW 1 N272 no.95-4.

Telemedicine Research Center, Portland OR, "What is Telemedicine?" 1997.

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