A randomised trial of a remote home support programme for infants with major congenital heart disease

Source: Heart, 2012, 98 (20) p. 1523-1528

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: October 2012

Publication type: Research

In a nutshell: A tele-medicine home support programme for families of infants with major congenital heart disease was assessed and evaluated in this study. Home support with video-conferencing was preferred to telephone consultations. Parents were highly satisfied with the programme. The research concluded that tele-homecare is sustainable, effective and may reduce costs.

Length of publication: 7 pages

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