The Full Range of Benefits of Telemedicine in a Developing Country: The Example of South Africa
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AbstractEffects and Benefits of eHealth: Lessons Learned in Four Continents; Tele Medicine's (TM) benefits in developed countries are well known. But Public Service TM in developing countries provides these gains and also other most important advantages, which are much less familiar. The latter will be described, with reference to existing South African TM programmes.
SponsorshipTele Medicine Research Centre, Medical Research Council of South Africa, Cape Town, South Africa.
This presentation was given by at the Med-e-tel 2005 Conference in Luxembourg on April 6th, 2005.