Telerehabilitation in Upper Limb pathologies

June 22nd, 2020|

Telemedicine has arrived to stay In recent years, thanks to the Internet and the advent of the "Digital Age", a large number of digital tools have emerged that have revolutionized health care throughout the world (Dixon & Michaud, 2018). Mobile applications for video consultations, skin sensors to record patient progress or therapeutic exercise apps for injuries rehabilitation are some of the examples that are already implemented in many hospitals and healthcare systems. It´s very interesting the fact that most of patients have a positive perception of Digital tools in their health care. A recent survey carried out in 2019 by the Pew Research Center in the United States concluded that almost 24.85 million people (approximately 52% of adults in the United States) saw the implementation of Telemedicine and New Technologies  in their medical [...]