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Telehealth enables increase in cardiology outpatient consults

A Melbourne hospital saw more cardiology outpatients during the initial COVID-19 2020 lockdown than in previous years, with minimal adverse events, thanks to telemedicine, a new study has shown. The study — published in the Internal Medicine Journal — found St Vincent’s Outpatient Cardiology Clinics’ consultations increased 22% year on year between March and August ...

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