Utilization of a civilian academic center as a force multiplier in support of NATO special operations medicine- a pilot demonstration

Peter Lennarson, Ben H. Boedeker, Gail M. Kuper, Øystein Petter Nygaard, Tonje Okkenhaug Johansen, Annette Halvorsen, Inge Halvorsen, Daniel Irizarry

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Abstract

This work describes a NATO-university telemedicine collaboration established to perform a teleneurosurgery consult to assist a deployed soldier with a spinal cord injury.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMedicine Meets Virtual Reality 19
Subtitle of host publicationNextMed, MMVR 2012
PublisherIOS Press
Pages260-262
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781614990215
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2012
EventMedicine Meets Virtual Reality 19: NextMed, MMVR 2012 - Newport Beach, CA, United States
Duration: Feb 9 2012Feb 11 2012

Publication series

NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
Volume173
ISSN (Print)0926-9630
ISSN (Electronic)1879-8365

Conference

ConferenceMedicine Meets Virtual Reality 19: NextMed, MMVR 2012
CountryUnited States
CityNewport Beach, CA
Period2/9/122/11/12

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Keywords

  • Neurosurgical
  • Pain management
  • Telemedicine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Information Management

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Lennarson, P., Boedeker, B. H., Kuper, G. M., Nygaard, Ø. P., Johansen, T. O., Halvorsen, A., ... Irizarry, D. (2012). Utilization of a civilian academic center as a force multiplier in support of NATO special operations medicine- a pilot demonstration. In Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 19: NextMed, MMVR 2012 (pp. 260-262). (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; Vol. 173). IOS Press. https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-022-2-260