Internal Medicine: Open Access

Internal Medicine: Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2165-8048

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Akash N

Department of Oral Surgery, Saveetha University, Tamil Nadu, India

  • Research Article   
    Knowledge, Attitude and Practices Regarding Telemedicine among Dental Practitioners
    Author(s): Mohd Ammar Aslam, Akash N and Santhosh Kumar*

    Aim: The aim of the study is to assess the knowledge, attitude and practices regarding telemedicine among dentists in Chennai. Introduction: Telemedicine can be broadly defined as the use of telecommunications technologies to provide medical information and services. Telemedicine allows health care professionals to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients at a distance using telecommunications technology. Interest in the field has increased dramatically in the 1990s. They are the new and advanced technology to create a web of communication that can help us in difficult situations; they apply to the medical field too. Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted among 100 dentists in chennai, using a questionnaire consisting of 15 close-ended questions. Questionnaire survey was conducted through social media. The .. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2165-8048.22.12.002

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