There is no TeleMedicine

In a forward to a book entitled Snake Oil, British evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins stated, “there is no alternative medicine. There is only medicine that works and medicine that doesn’t work.” This was important conceptually because it...

Telemedicine: Long Distance

At the dawn of medicine, when a physician wanted to assess a patient’s heart, he would put his ear directly on the patient’s chest to listen. Then came stethoscopes. At first people didn’t trust they would be as accurate as the human ear alone and...