DISASTER MEDICINE No. 4•2021
Experience of Applying Telemedicine Technologies in the Work of Voronezh Regional Clinical Center for Disaster Medicine
Mekhantieva L.E. 1, Artemov A.N.2, Ilyichev V.P. 1
1 Voronezh State Medical University. N.N.Burdenko, Voronezh, Russian Federation
2 Voronezh Regional Clinical Center of Disaster Medicine, Voronezh, Russian Federation
UDC 614.2:621.397.13: (470.324)
Abstract. The purpose of the study is to determine the role of telecommunication technologies in increasing the efficiency of Voronezh Regional Clinical Center for Disaster Medicine.
Materials and methods of research. The data contained in analytical reports and other documentation of the Center for 2018-2020 in terms of identifying patterns of their change with the introduction of telecommunications technologies were analyzed.
Results of the study and their analysis. Introduction of telemedicine technologies in the work of the Center resulted in increase of volume of rendering of medical care by its specialists. The neurosurgeons were the most demanded specialists, who performed telemedical consultations, which is mostly related to the necessity of performing consultations for the doctors of trauma centers of the II and III levels, engaged in treatment of victims of car accidents.
Voronezh Regional Clinical Center for Disaster Medicine plans to further expand the use of telecommunication technologies not only in treating victims of road accidents, but also victims of other man-made and natural emergencies.
Keywords: pediatric field hospital, teleconsultations, telemedicine, Voronezh Regional Center of Disaster Medicine
For citation: Mekhantieva L.E., Artemov A.N., Ilyichev V.P. Experience of Applying Telemedicine Technologies in the Work of Voronezh Regional Clinical Center for Disaster Medicine. Meditsina katastrof = Disaster Medicine. 2021;4:17-22 (In Russ.). https://doi.org/10.33266/2070-1004-2021-4-17-22
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The material was received 30.04.21; the article after peer review procedure 15.11.21; the Editorial Board accepted the article for publication 13.12.21