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By Shilpa Srinivasan, Juliet Glover, James G. Bouknight

This publication presents a uncomplicated creation to geriatric telepsychiatry, together with power advantages and downsides of using this remedy modality. The textual content discusses purposes in educational, public, federal, and academic settings and indicates sensible directions for enforcing and preserving a telepsychiatry software. because the elder inhabitants maintains to develop over the subsequent numerous a long time, electronic instruments, together with videoconferencing, will play a wide function in assembly the desires of the aged. Written by way of the leaders in geriatric telepsychiatry, this article is the 1st to target the psychiatric program of those electronic instruments, lay out the regulations and directions for treating sufferers who can make the most of this provider, and description the main state of the art examine at the subject.
Geriatric Telepsychiatry is the final word advisor for psychiatrists, geriatricians, social employees, geriatric nurses, scholars, long term care facilitators, and all doctors who paintings with the aged psychiatric sufferer.

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