A point-to-point simple telehealth application for cardiovascular prevention: the ESINO LARIO experience. Cardiovascular prevention at point of care.

Source: Telemedicine & e-Health 2009, 15(1), 80-86

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Year of Publication: 2009

Publication Type: Journal Article

In a nutshell: A point-to-point telemedicine system has been designed for use in cardiovascular risk reduction programmes. The model was tested on subjects in a remote mountain village. Non-specialised health professionals were trained to obtain data and conduct basic screening tests. The data was sent over ISDN lines to a clinic for evaluation and feedback to the patient.

Length of Publication: 7 pages

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Acknowledgements: Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers

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