Telemedicine - maintaining quality during times of transition

Nat Rev Dis Primers. 2020 Jun 1;6(1):45. doi: 10.1038/s41572-020-0185-x.


The COVID-19 crisis has accelerated the adoption of telemedicine, presenting challenges and opportunities for clinicians trying to manage diverse, and not only pandemic-related, health conditions. Here, we consider some limitations of telemedicine and offer a perspective on how clinicians can adapt to working in different health-care delivery systems.

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Pandemics / prevention & control
  • Quality of Health Care / standards
  • Telemedicine / methods
  • Telemedicine / standards*
  • Telemedicine / trends