Accession Number:

ADA126253

Title:

Functional Evaluation of the Washington-Area Teleradiology Demonstration Project.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jun 81-29 Dec 82.

Corporate Author:

LITTLE (ARTHUR D) INC CAMBRIDGE MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-12-29

Pagination or Media Count:

160.0

Abstract:

Teleradiology is an automated system whereby an electronic representation of an X-ray image is transmitted via telephone wires from one location to another. Study of the performance of a teleradiology system in five hospitals and clinics in the Washington, D.C. area. The purpose of the study was to assess the utility of teleradiology in medical practice in small health care facilities that do not have a full-time staff radiologist.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE