History of Telemedicine

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History of Telemedicine

Rashid L. Bashshur, PhD and Gary W. Shannon, PhD

2009 • ISBN13 978-1-934854-11-2 • ISBN e-book 978-1-934854-04-2
Hardcover • 415 pages, 107 illus • Trim size: 7 x 10

Table of Contents


Chapter 1
Orientation to this Book

Chapter 2
History of Technological Foundations of Telemedicine

Chapter 3
The Health Care Setting: Rationale for Telemedicine

Chapter 4
The Genesis of Telemedicine: 1870 – 1955

Chapter 5
The Pioneering Period: 1955 to 1972

Chapter 6
Telemedicine Comes of Age

Chapter 7
The Maturation Period: Telemedicine/Telehealth Initiatives Across North America

Chapter 8
The Transformation of Telemedicine

Chapter 9
The Search for Evidence


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