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Telemedicine

  • By: Leslie Regan Shade
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

Telemedicine refers to health care or health education that is transferred to remote locations via computer networks, using multimedia applications. Telemedicine is a component of the wider realm of telehealth, which is concerned with the delivery of health information ...

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