Telemedicine/e-health as mediated communication

Authors

  • Srikant Sarangi Aalborg University
  • Rolf Wynn UiT The Arctic University of Norway

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/cam.31881

Keywords:

medicine, communication

Author Biographies

Srikant Sarangi, Aalborg University

Srikant Sarangi is currently Professor in Humanities and Medicine and Director of the Danish Institute of Humanities and Medicine (DIHM) at aalborg University, Denmark. He continues as Honorary Professor at Cardiff University. He is author and editor of twelve books, guest-editor of six journal special issues and has published over two hundred journal articles and book chapters. He is editor of Text & Talk, Communication & Medicine and Journal of Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice.

Rolf Wynn, UiT The Arctic University of Norway

Rolf Wynn is a full Professor of telemedicine and e-Health at Uit The arctic University of norway. He is also a psychiatrist and has a PhD in English linguistics as well as a PhD in psychiatry. He is the author of 125 peer-reviewed publications.

References

Andreassen, H. K., Bujnowska-Fedak, M. M., Chronaki, C. E., Dumitru, R. C., Pudule, I., Santana, S., Voss H. and Wynn, R. (2007) European citizens’ use of E-health services: A study of seven countries. BMC Public Health 7: 53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-7-53


Association of American Medical Colleges (2006) Effective Use of Educational Technology in Medical Education: Summary Report of the 2006 AAMC Colloquium on Educational Technology. Washington, DC: AAMC.


Cook, D. A. and Triola, M. M. (2009) Virtual patients: A critical literature review and proposed next steps. Medical Education 43: 303–311. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2923.2008.03286.x


Davies, M. and Elwyn, G. (2006) Referral management centres: Promising innovations or Trojan horses? British Medical Journal 332: 844–846. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.332.7545.844


Dijkstra, J. J., Liebrand, W. B. G. and Timminga, E. (1998) Persuasiveness of expert systems. Behaviour & Information Technology 17 (3): 155–163. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/014492998119526


Edwards, B. (1994) Telephone triage: How experienced nurses reach decisions. Journal of Advanced Nursing 19: 717–724. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2648.1994.tb01143.x


Ess, C. and Association of Internet Research (2002) Ethical Decision-Making and Internet Research: Recommendations from the AoIR Ethics Working Committee. Retrieved from http://www.aoir.org/reports/ethics.pdf


Eysenbach, G. and Diepgen, T. L. (1998) Towards quality management of medical information on the internet: Evaluation, labelling, and filtering of information. British Medical Journal 317: 1496–1500. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.317.7171.1496


Eysenbach, G. and Till, J. (2001) Ethical issues in qualitative research on internet communities. British Medical Journal 323: 1103–1105. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7321.1103


Finch, T. L., May, C. R., Mair, F. S., Mort, M. and Gask, L. (2003) Integrating service development with evaluation in telehealthcare: An ethnographic study. British Medical Journal 327: 1201–1205. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7425.1205


Flicker, S., Haans, D. and Skinner, H. (2004) Ethical dilemmas in research on Internet communities. Qualitative Health Research 14 (1): 124–134. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1049732303259842


Frank, A. W. (1995) The Wounded Storyteller: Body, Illness and Ethics. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. http://dx.doi.org/10.7208/chicago/9780226260037.001.0001


Gabarron, E. and Wynn, R. (2016) Use of social media for sexual health promotion: A scoping review. Global Health Action 9: 32193. http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v9.32193


Gammon, D., Johannessen, L. K., Sørensen, T., Wynn, R. and Whitten, P. (2008) An overview and analysis of theories employed in telemedicine studies: A field in search of an identity. Methods of Information in Medicine 47: 260–269. http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/me0484


Goode, J. and Greatbatch, D. (2005) Boundary work: The production and consumption of health information and advice within service interactions between staff and callers to NHS Direct. Journal of Consumer Culture 5 (3): 315–337. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1469540505056793


Greatbatch, D., Hanlon, G., Goode, J., O’Cathain, A., Strangleman, T. and Luff, D. (2005) Telephone triage, expert systems and clinical expertise. Sociology of Health and Illness 27 (6): 802–830. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9566.2005.00475.x


Greatbatch, D., Luff, P., Heath, C. and Campion, P. (1993) Interpersonal communication and human-computer interaction: An examination of the use of computers in medical consultations. Interacting with Computers 5 (2): 193–216. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0953-5438(93)90018-O


Hanlon, G., Strangleman, T., Goode, J., Luff, D., O’Cathain, A. and Greatbatch, D. (2005) Knowledge, technology and nursing: The case of NHS Direct. Human Relations 58 (2): 147–171. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0018726705052179


Hurst, K. (2006) British out-of-hours primary and community care: A review of the literature. International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance 19 (1): 42–59. http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/09526860610642591


Jasper, M. A. (1994) Expert: A discussion of the implications of the concept as used in nursing. Journal of Advanced Nursing 20 (4): 769–776. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2648.1994.20040769.x


Kummervold, P. E. and Wynn, R. (2012) Health information accessed on the internet: The development in 5 European countries. International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications 2012: 297416. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/297416


Lenoir, T. (2004) The shape of things to come: Surgery in the age of medialisation. In L. D. Freidman (ed.) Cultural Sutures: Medicine and Media, 351–372. Durham, NC: Duke University Press.


Mair, F. and Whitten, P. (2000) Systematic review of studies of patient satisfaction with telemedicine. British Medical Journal 320: 1517–1520. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7248.1517


Oyeyemi, S. O., Gabarron, E. and Wynn, R. (2014) Ebola, Twitter, and misinformation: A dangerous combination? British Medical Journal 349: g6178. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g6178


Oyeyemi, S. O. and Wynn, R. (2014) Giving cell phones to pregnant women and improving services may increase primary health facility utilisation: A case-control study of a Nigerian project. Reproductive Health 11 (1): 8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1742-4755-11-8


Oyeyemi, S. O. and Wynn, R. (2015) The use of cell phones and radio communication systems to reduce delays in getting help for pregnant women in low- and middle-income countries: A scoping review. Global Health Action 8: 28887. http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/gha.v8.28887


Pagliari, C., Detmer, D. and Singleton, P. (2007) Potential of electronic personal health records. British Medical Journal 335: 330–333. http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39279.482963.AD


Perednia, D. A. and Allen A. (1995) Telemedicine technology and clinical applications. Journal of the American Medical Association 273: 483–488. http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.1995.03520300057037


Pettinari, C. J. and Jessopp, L. (2001) ‘Your ears become your eyes’: Managing the absence of visibility in NHS Direct. Journal of Advanced Nursing 36 (5): 668–675. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2648.2001.02031.x


Ruston, A. M. (2006) Interpreting and managing risk in a machine bureaucracy: Professional decision-making in NHS Direct. Health, Risk & Society 8 (3): 257–271. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13698570600871729


Sarangi, S. (2015) Experts on experts: Sustaining communities of interest in professional discourse studies. In M. Gotti, S. Maci and M. Sala (eds) Insights into Medical Communication, 25–47. Bern: Peter Lang.


Swinglehurst, D. (2011) Opening up the ‘black box’ of the electronic patient record: A linguistic ethnographic study in general practice. Communication & Medicine 8 (1): 3–15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1558/cam.v8i1.3


Tjora, A. (2000) The technological mediation of the nursing-medical boundary. Sociology of Health & Illness 22 (6): 721–741. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1467-9566.00228


Watts, L. A. and Monk, A. F. (1999) Telemedicine: What happens in remote consultation. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care 15 (1): 220–235. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0266462399015330


Woolery, L. (1990) Expert nurses and expert systems. Computers in Nursing 8 (1): 23–28.

Downloads

Published

2016-11-07

How to Cite

Sarangi, S., & Wynn, R. (2016). Telemedicine/e-health as mediated communication. Communication and Medicine, 12(2-3), 107–116. https://doi.org/10.1558/cam.31881

Most read articles by the same author(s)

<< < 1 2 3 > >>