Used in many areas of medicine, surgery, dentistry
accessibility of expert help in remote areas
Saves time of an expert in frequent travel to remote areas
permits Continuing Education and training for practitioners in remote areas
Non availability of appropriate technology and adequate bandwith in the network
Lack of funds for equipment and software
Lack of technical help
Sri Lankan Experience of high quality medical image and voice transfer through internet Between Medical School & Faculty of Engineering SAGA University-Japan And Faculty of Dental Sciences - Peradeniya Department of Oral Surgery Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peradeniya
SAGA Medical School SAGA University (Engineering) Faculty of Dental Sciences- Peradeniya
T he existing commercial applications do not guarantee the quality of images at low speed networks because of the streaming technology employed. only concerns the maintenance of continuity of images rather than the quality.
such applications do not support an integrated environment with all the functions required to carry out medical collaboration
image manipulation, tele-pointing facility on the image canvas, shared-board
clinicians would prefer a user-friendly operating environment specifically designed for medical applications .