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1 History, Definitions, and Current Applications.
2 From Telemedicine and Telehealth to E-Health.
3 Telecommunication Technologies in Health Care.
4 Clinical Applications.
5 Special Settings.
6 Computerization of Medical Records and E-Health Services.
7 Privacy, Confidentiality, Security, and Data Integrity.
8 Legal and Ethical Issues.
9 Malpractice and Risk Management.
10 A Beginner’s Blueprint: How to Get Started.
11 Research: Issues, Methods, and Outcomes.
12 Visions into the Future of Health Care.
Appendix A: Tips from the Experts.
Appendix B: Vendor Agreements: A Primer.
Appendix C: Videoconferencing Room Requirements and Etiquette.
"Having read this book, you are now well enough informed to plan what you want to do, how you want to do it, and when." (APA Review of Books, 2003)