This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with theEssential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing MedicalEducation through the joint sponsorship of Tift Regional Medical Center(TRMC) and SOWEGA-AHEC. TRMC is accredited by the Medical Associationof Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians. TRMCdesignates this Live activity for a maximum of 9.75 AMA PRA Category 1Credits™.Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of theirparticipation in the activity.
From Mars to Main StreetThe Realities of Mars-The Needs of Main Street Jay H. Sanders, MD The Global Telemedicine Group
We Must Bring TheExamination Room To The Astronaut / Patient!
We Must Bring TheCollective Expertise Of The Practitioner To The Astronaut’s / Patient’s Bedside!
We Must Migrate From ASystem Based On Episodic Or Periodic Evaluation To One That Provides Continuous Assessment!
We MustEncourage/Expect/RequireAstronauts / Patients To Be Their Own Primary Care Provider!
Never Underestimate OneOf The Most Powerful Of Human Instincts…
“That it will ever come into general use,notwithstanding its value, is extremely doubtfulbecause its beneficial application requires muchtime and gives a good bit of trouble, both to the patient and to the practitioner because its hueand character are foreign and opposed to all our habits and associations” The London Times, 1834