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Clinicians’ perceptions of telemedicine: Opportunities and barriers for emergency medicine

NZ Literature Abstract

posted by WM Admin on 2013-09-06 11:37:49.979

Authors

Julie Lucas

Year of Publication

2013

Source

Masters (Nursing) thesis, University of Auckland

Publication Type

Thesis

Publication Status

Completed

Abstract

This descriptive study explores clinicians' perceptions of telemedicine and the barriers and opportunities for a rural or remote emergency department. Semi-structured interviews were undertaken with a sample of healthcare professionals working in emergency services for the West Coast District Health Board. Expert opinion was also sought from four sites using telemedicine in Queensland, Australia.

Type of Study

Qualitative

How to Access

This thesis is available to read in full text at: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/20430