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Building a National Telemedicine Network
March/April 2008 (vol. 10 no. 2)
pp. 12-17
Jader Wallauer, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Douglas Macedo, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Rafael Andrade, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Aldo von Wangenheim, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
Motivated by the need to reduce the cost of patient transport to health centers, the authors designed a prototype national telemedicine network in Brazil.

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Index Terms:
Life and medical science, healthcare, medical information systems, public health system, telemedicine
Citation:
Jader Wallauer, Douglas Macedo, Rafael Andrade, Aldo von Wangenheim, "Building a National Telemedicine Network," IT Professional, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 12-17, March-April 2008, doi:10.1109/MITP.2008.23
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