PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — As telemedicine will get extra common in the USA we’re beginning to obtain extra details about its impression each good and dangerous.
In line with new research within the Journal Neurology, a digital home name from a neurologist could also be simply as efficient as having a affected person seen within the workplace on the subject of sustaining high quality of look after sufferers with Parkinson’s illness.
The College of Rochester Medical Middle research confirmed that ninety eight% of sufferers who had one distant go to discovered the expertise nice they usually have been capable of get essential info from the neurologist.
An instance the place this could possibly be an enormous assistance is with sufferers who’ve Parkinson’s dwelling in nursing houses. There isn’t any doubt that if used correctly, telemedicine can have a huge effect.