TeleMed: A distributed virtual patient record system

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TeleMed is a distributed diagnosis and analysis system, which permits physicians who are not collocated to consult on the status of a patient. The patient`s record is dynamically constructed from data that may reside at several sites but which can be quickly assembled for viewing by pointing to the patient`s name. Then, a graphical patient record appears, through which consulting physicians can retrieve textual and radiographic data with a single mouse click. TeleMed uses modern distributed object technology and emerging telecollaboration tools. The authors describe in this paper some of the motivation for this change, what they mean by a ... continued below

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Forslund, D.W.; Phillips, R.L.; Kilman, D.G. & Cook, J.L. June 1, 1996.

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TeleMed is a distributed diagnosis and analysis system, which permits physicians who are not collocated to consult on the status of a patient. The patient`s record is dynamically constructed from data that may reside at several sites but which can be quickly assembled for viewing by pointing to the patient`s name. Then, a graphical patient record appears, through which consulting physicians can retrieve textual and radiographic data with a single mouse click. TeleMed uses modern distributed object technology and emerging telecollaboration tools. The authors describe in this paper some of the motivation for this change, what they mean by a virtual patient record, and some results of some early implementations of a virtual patient record.

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  • American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) annual fall symposium, Washington, DC (United States), 26-30 Oct 1996

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  • Other: DE96009030
  • Report No.: LA-UR--96-1144
  • Report No.: CONF-961068--1
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-36
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 373875
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc675369

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Forslund, D.W.; Phillips, R.L.; Kilman, D.G. & Cook, J.L. TeleMed: A distributed virtual patient record system, article, June 1, 1996; New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc675369/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.