Prevent COVID‑19 by Telemedicine for the Elderly at Home Care Services

Kioumars Chelongar, Sima Ajami

Abstract


Nowadays, coronavirus disease 2019 (CoVID‑19) has become a global pandemic. CoVID‑19 is heavily involved in more than 215 countries worldwide, including Iran.

Keywords


COVID‑19; Telemedicine; Elderly

Full Text:

PDF

References


Tong CE, Sims-Gould J, Martin-Matthews A. Types and patterns

of safety concerns in home care: Client and family caregiver

perspectives. Int J Qual Health Care 2016;28:214-20.

Carretero S, Stewart J, Centeno C, Barbabella F, Schmidt A,

Lamontagne-Godwin F, et al. Can Technology-based Services

support Long-term Care Challenges in Home Care? Analysis of

Evidence from Social Innovation Good Practices Across the EU:

CARICT Project Summary Report. Publications Office of the

European Union. 2012. [Last accessed on 2020 Mar 25].

Reise A. Corona Screening Plan by visiting the system. IRIB

News Agancy. 2020. Available from: https://www.iribnews.

ir/00BAow. [Last accessed on 2020 Mar 25].

Zhai Y, Wang Y, Zhang M, Gittell JH, Jiang S, Chen B,

et al. From isolation to coordination: How can telemedicine

help combat the COVID-19 outbreak? medRxiv 2020. doi:

1101/2020.02.20.20025957. [Last accessed on 2020 Mar 25].

Smith AC, Thomas E, Snoswell CL, Haydon H, Mehrotra A,

Clemensen J, et al. Telehealth for global emergencies:

Implications for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

J Telemed Telecare 2020:1357633X20916567. doi:

1177/1357633X20916567. [Last accessed on 2020 Mar 25].




ijpm_12_448