Telemedicine: myths and reality
On November 8-9, 2007 the First International Conference “Telemedicine: myths and reality” was hold in Lviv. The Conference was organized by the West-Ukrainian Centre of Telemedicine “Meditech” with support of The Association of the Ukrainian Telemedicine and eHealth Development.
Nearly 150 doctors of all spheres participated in the Conference as well as chiefs of Health care establishments and IT specialists from various countries of the world.
The participants of the Conference considered topical issues of Applied Telemedicine such as: current state and perspectives of telemedicine and eHealth in Ukraine and abroad, telemedical consulting, distance learning, hospital IS, telemedical networks, and other.
Many years’ experience in using IT for medical rehabilitation was presented by the co-worker of International Clinic of Rehabilitation Kachmar O.O. in his speech “Informational technologies in medical rehabilitation according to Prof. V. Koziavkin Method”.
The audience was particularly interested in the distance speeches conducted by doctors from Germany, Poland, USA, SAR and Russia. They shared their reach experience of practical use of telemedicine in various fields of Health Care.
Web-site of the conference www.telemed.net.ua