• Kanagasingam Yogesan
  • Sajeesh Kumar
  • Leonard Goldschmidt
  • Jorge Cuadros

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXVIII
  2. The Current View — Issues and Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Sajeesh Kumar, Kanagasingam Yogesan
      Pages 3-7
    3. Chris J. Rudnisky, Matthew T. S. Tennant
      Pages 29-35
    4. Neera Bhatia
      Pages 61-64
    5. Johanna Lamminen, Heikki Lamminen, Ville Voipio
      Pages 71-75
  3. Looking for Problems and Solutions — Telescreening

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 77-77
    2. Ingrid E. Zimmer-Galler
      Pages 79-86
    3. Chris J. Barry, Ian L. McAllister, Ian J. Constable, Kanagasingam Yogesan
      Pages 87-98
    4. Jade S. Schiffman, Gina G. Wong, Rosa A. Tang, Randy T. Jose
      Pages 115-120
  4. The World View — Global Experiences in Teleophthalmology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Matthew T. S. Tennant, Chris J. Rudnisky, Marie Carole Boucher, David Maberley
      Pages 123-132

About this book


Written by international experts from around the globe, i.e., from the USA, Europe, Australasia, and Africa, this book explains technical issues, digital imaging, and collective experiences of practitioners in different parts of the world practicing a wide range of teleophthalmology applications. Ophthalmologists, optometrists, nurses, and primary care providers will find valuable and up-to-date information on how to successfully establish programs in this field.


Information Technology (IT) Internet Online Retinal Image Database database education efficiency eye management ophthalmology rehabilitation retina robot surgery technology telemedicine

Editors and affiliations

  • Kanagasingam Yogesan
    • 1
  • Sajeesh Kumar
    • 1
  • Leonard Goldschmidt
    • 2
  • Jorge Cuadros
    • 3
  1. 1.Center of Excellence in E-MedicineUniversity of Western Australia, Lions Eye InstituteNedlandsAustralia
  2. 2.Telehealth and Medical Informatics, Department of Veterans AffairsPalo Alto Health Care SystemPalo AltoUSA
  3. 3.School of OptometryUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-24337-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-33714-0
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