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  • H. Peter Soyer mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail:

  • Rainer Hofmann-Wellenhof,
  • Cesare Massone,
  • Gerald Gabler,
  • Huiting Dong,
  • Fezal Ozdemir,
  • Giuseppe Argenziano
  • Published: April 26, 2005
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0020087

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Telemedicine is the future of medicine!

Posted by SimonPucher on 02 May 2009 at 16:33 GMT

Telemedicine is the future of medicine, that's clear. Nowadays, the store-and-forward technology is the state of the art main strategy in teledermatology. This is maybe the reason why the project had 4 years ago 100 discussion cases and 400 users and nowadays the project consists of about 1500 users, 1200 cases and over 4500 comments on the cases.

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