TCM Telemedicine Infrastructure

  • Allan K. Y. WongEmail author
  • Jackei H. K. Wong
  • Wilfred W. K. Lin
  • Tharam S. Dillon
  • Elizabeth J. Chang
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 587)


The Nong’s mobile clinics (MC) provide a successful example of telemedicine in the TCM domain. As a Telemedicine System, it needs an appropriate and effective infrastructure to deliver the required services remotely. Fig. 7.1 shows a typical system architecture for such a Telemedicine system.


Traditional Chinese Medicine Personal Digital Assistant Service Request Require Service Channel Error 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Allan K. Y. Wong
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jackei H. K. Wong
    • 2
    • 3
  • Wilfred W. K. Lin
    • 2
    • 4
  • Tharam S. Dillon
    • 5
  • Elizabeth J. Chang
    • 6
  1. 1.Department of ComputingHong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHung Hom, KowloonHong Kong SAR
  2. 2.HerbMiners Informatics LimitedShatinHong Kong SAR
  3. 3.Department of ComputingHong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHung Hom, KowloonHong Kong SAR
  4. 4.Department of ComputingHong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHung Hom, KowloonHong Kong SAR
  5. 5.Department of Computer Science and Computer EngineeringLa Trobe UniversityMelbourneAustralia
  6. 6.School of Business, Australian Defence Force AcademyUniversity of New South WalesCanberraAustralia

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