Use of information and communication technology in health care

Hermanus J. Hermens, Miriam Marie Rosé Vollenbroek-Hutten, Hans K.C. Bloo, M.H.A. Huis in 't Veld

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    This report describes the possibilities of information and communication technology in healthcare. Attention is paid of how ICT can support the communication between health care professional mutually as well as the communication between professionals and patients. Besides this some barriers that hampers implementation in everyday healthcare practice are described.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publicationMedical and Care Compunetics 2
    Place of PublicationAmsterdam, The Netherlands
    PublisherIOS Press
    Number of pages5
    ISBN (Print)1586035207
    Publication statusPublished - 2005

    Publication series

    NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
    PublisherIOS Press
    ISSN (Print)0926-9630


    • IR-76750
    • teleconsultation
    • EWI-19940
    • Telemonitoring
    • Information availability
    • Tele treatment

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