Improving Access to Pediatric Cardiology in Cape Verde via a Collaborative International Telemedicine Service
- Autores: Correia A, Lapão LV
- Ano de Publicação: 2015
- Journal: Studies in health technology and informatics
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25980705
This paper addresses the role of international telemedicine services in supporting the evacuation procedures from Cape Verde to Portugal, enabling better quality and cost reductions in the management of the global health system. The Cape Verde, as other African countries, health system lacks many medical specialists, like pediatric cardiologists, neurosurgery, etc.