Tag: teledermatology

Image: PD  1. In the emergency department (ED), videoconferencing was superior to the use of still images as a means of teledermatology consultation. 2. Having easy access to a dermatology consultation (e.g. teledermatology) can significantly alter diagnosis and improve management of patients in the ED.  Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)  Study Rundown: Studies...
Image: PD 1. Teledermatologists and in-person dermatologists showed strong concordance when triaging patients, showing 90% shared agreement when recommending same day evaluation.  2. Teledermatologists were able to triage 10% of inpatient consults directly to the outpatient setting.  Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)  Study Rundown: Teledermatology is a potential alternative for hospitals that do...