2005

Home Long-Term Oxygen Treatment in Italy

The Additional Value of Telemedicine

ISBN: 978-88-470-0388-0 (Print) 978-88-470-0448-1 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

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    Pages 1-2

    Introduction

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    Pages 3-14

    Telemedicine in Respiratory Care

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    Pages 15-26

    Home Long-Term Oxygen Treatment (H-LTOT): Why, Where, and How

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    Pages 27-41

    From National to Regional Criteria for H-LTOT

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    Pages 43-57

    Systems for Oxygen Delivery

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    Pages 59-67

    The Interfaces

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    Pages 69-83

    Telemedicine and LTOT in Italy: a 20-Year Experience

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    Pages 85-94

    New Telemonitoring Technologies in Italy

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    Pages 95-100

    The Changing Role of Nursing in Telemetric LTOT at Home

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    Pages 101-108

    Home LTOT: Patient—Caregiver Compliance and Adhesion

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    Pages 109-117

    Complications in LTOT patients

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    Pages 119-132

    LTOT Outcomes: Patient’s and Doctor’s Perspectives

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    Pages 133-146

    Telemedicine for Home-Ventilated Patients

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    Pages 147-150

    Economic Evaluation of Treating Patients with Long-Term Oxygen Therapy with or without Telemetric Monitoring

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    Pages 151-162

    Continuing Quality Improvement in the Management of H-LTOT