HEALTHBEAT: Virtual house calls via webcam, smartphone? Study examines telehealth effects

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: May 13, 2014 - 3:49 PM

WASHINGTON — Mark Matulaitis holds out his arms so the Parkinson's specialist can check his tremors. But this is no doctor's office: Matulaitis sits in his rural Maryland home as a neurologist a few hundred miles away examines him via the camera in his laptop.

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