Author(s): S. Ramasamy, Keerti Sharma, Preeti Mishra, Reena Gupta, Jitendra Gupta, Amit Kumar Verma

Email(s): professoramitmjpuniversity@gmail.com

DOI: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00996   

Address: S. Ramasamy1, Keerti Sharma2, Preeti Mishra3, Reena Gupta4, Jitendra Gupta4, Amit Kumar Verma1*
1Department of Pharmacy, MJP Rohilkhand University Bareilly, U.P., India.
2Varun Arjun Medical College and Hospital, Banthra, Shahjanpur, U.P., India.
3Raja Balwant Singh Engineering Technical Campus Bichpuri, Agra, U.P., India.
4Institute of Pharmaceutical Research, GLA University, Chaumuhan- 281406, District - Mathura, U.P., India.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 15,      Issue - 12,     Year - 2022


ABSTRACT:
The great use of telecommunication technology propels new healthcare system of telemedicine through which diagnosis as well as treatment can be done in the remote areas. The ancient Greek language explain the terminology of telemedicine in the phrase of distance healing. As per WHO, Telemedicine is the delivery of health-care services, where distance is a critical factor, by all health-care professionals using information and communications technologies for the exchange of valid information for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease and injuries, research and evaluation, and the continuing education of health-care workers, with the aim of advancing the health of individuals and communities. Historically the concept of teleconsultation was evolved in the first half of twentieth century when the data of ECG was communicated through telephone lines, this can be traced as first evidence of this unique healthcare system. Further the introduction of electrical system of telegraph as well as evolution of telephone revolutionized this system of healthcare. when the Technology of telemedicine help both patients as well as service providers in multiple ways involving physicians, surgeons, pharmacists, paramedical staff, IT and electronics engineers, government, hospitals and end user public Location is now a days no problem and therefore there is no limitation of the availability of healthcare facilities to such location or remote location. The biggest role in such development is played by the communication technology which may provide healthcare services to every nook and corner of the location. It can decrease the health staff pressure because in India WHO guidelines ask to maintain the ratio 1:1000 of doctor and Indian public compared to present 0.62:1000 ratio of doctor and public. The great advantage of this system is that in case of epidemic or pandemic like COVID 19 Telemedicine can keep the health staff are well general public free from contagious infection (COVID-19). There are a number of networking communication modes that can be applied, which may improve the patient compliance,dosage regimen can be managed in better fashion thus increase the longevity of person life. Disasters management during pandemics present unique challenges which can be addressed effectively as happened during the lockdown. This technology-based practice can break the infectivity chain of the transmission of communicable diseases This chapter incorporates basic concept of telemedicine, its origin and types, communication technologies, services by telemedicine, types of telemedicine, tools of telemedicine, telemedicine software’s and guidelines related to practicingtelemedicine in reference to Indian context.


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S. Ramasamy, Keerti Sharma, Preeti Mishra, Reena Gupta, Jitendra Gupta, Amit Kumar Verma. Practicing Telemedicines in India. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology 2022; 15(12):5909-8. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00996

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S. Ramasamy, Keerti Sharma, Preeti Mishra, Reena Gupta, Jitendra Gupta, Amit Kumar Verma. Practicing Telemedicines in India. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology 2022; 15(12):5909-8. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2022.00996   Available on: https://rjptonline.org/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2022-15-12-90


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