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Vol. 19 - Num. 74

Clinical Reviews

Teledermatology in Primary Care

Alba Fernández Gómeza, Marcos Clavero Adella, Irene García Osésb, José María Arnal Alonsoc, Carmen Puig Garcíac, Francisco Javier García Latasa de Aranibard

aMIR-Pediatría. Servicio de Pediatría. Hospital Universitario Miguel Servet. Zaragoza. España.
bPediatra. CS Valtierra. Navarra. España.
cPediatra. CS Actur Norte. Zaragoza. España.
dServicio de Dermatología. Hospital Royo Villanova. Zaragoza. España.

Correspondence: A Fernández. E-mail: albafgo90@gmail.com

Reference of this article: Fernández Gómez A, Clavero Adell M, García Osés I, Arnal Alonso JM, Puig García C, García Latasa de Aranibar FJ. Teledermatology in Primary Care. Rev Pediatr Aten Primaria. 2017;19:171-5.

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Abstract

New technologies are an increasingly used tool in the development of clinical care. Teledermatology aims to establish a fast and efficient communication between the primary care physician and the specialist in dermatology. We exposed a sample of the quality project carried out between the pediatricians at a health centre in sector 1 in Zaragoza and a specialist in dermatology of the Hospital Royo Villanova. Is describes the picture clinical and the images made in the consultation of attention primary of 5 patients in age Pediatric, as well as the response from the specialist. Teledermatology is a project with good acceptance by patients and professionals; decreases waiting lists, avoids unnecessary referrals and encourages learning by the pediatrician.

Keywords

Dermatology Primary Care Remote consultation Telemedicine

 

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