• In a few subspecialties, mobile videoconferencing (in which the specialist interacts directly with patients, house doctors and nurses at the bedside) 2 , 3 has been used as a substitute for "traditional" ward rounds. (mja.com.au)
  • While the economy of scale has made videoconferencing an affordable medium of choice because it precludes travel and is accessible on demand, the suitability of the videoconferencing for organizational meetings is scarce in the literature. (igi-global.com)
  • 2011 ). Several promising studies indicate that videoconference is a viable and effective means of delivering group psychotherapy. (springer.com)
  • Delivery of BFST-D via Internet-based videoconferencing is viable for addressing nonadherence and suboptimal glycemic control in adolescents with type 1 diabetes, potentially reducing important barriers to care for youth and families," the authors write. (empr.com)
  • These are, in fact, among the key factors addressed by Avistar, a developer of desktop videoconferencing software, in its predictions of 2012 videoconferencing trends . (mnn.com)
  • Additionally, like Kaufman, Avistar notes that as videoconferencing reaches mainstream adoption, interoperability, scalability and availability will become critical. (mnn.com)
  • There are not many players in the MCU market, but those that are include well-entrenched videoconferencing veterans such as Polycom Inc., Radvision Corp. and Tandberg. (itworldcanada.com)
  • Capital Health, which uses Tandberg endpoints almost exclusively, employs videoconferencing largely for clinical purposes. (itbusiness.ca)
  • During the Cisco keynote address delivered by Rowan Trollope, the general manager of Collaboration, the company demonstrated for the first time two new videoconferencing devices for businesses. (cio.com.au)
  • The team is located in Madrid and covers 24/5 for the services videoconferencing and webcast in close collaboration with regional and local teams. (roche.com)
  • The National Telehealth Videoconference Equipment RFP was issued in collaboration with the nine Canadian jurisdictions and funded by Canada Health Infoway. (bio-medicine.org)
  • In early 2007, we established a videoconferencing practice model to support specialist ward rounds in a geriatric unit at the Toowoomba Base Hospital in rural Queensland. (mja.com.au)
  • Weekly rounds are conducted by videoconference (VC). (mja.com.au)
  • Objective: To verify the applicability of psychiatric attendance via Interned-based videoconferencing, comparing various quality characteristics between this method and face-to-face attendance, on the basis of a one-year follow-up study with a randomized clinical trial (RCT) design. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Clinical applications of videoconferencing: a scoping review of the literature for the period 2002-2012. (biomedsearch.com)
  • We conducted a scoping review of the literature on the clinical applications of videoconferencing. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Electronic searches were performed using the PubMed, Embase and CINHAL databases to retrieve papers published from 2002 to 2012 that described clinical applications of videoconferencing. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Most of the papers (91%) reported using videoconferencing for several clinical purposes including management, diagnosis, counselling and monitoring. (biomedsearch.com)
  • The review showed that videoconferencing has been used in a wide range of disciplines and settings for different clinical purposes. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Survey of interpreters at three medical centers assessing satisfaction with aspects of communication using each modality, and adequacy of videoconferencing medical interpretation (VMI) and telephonic interpretation for 21 common clinical scenarios in the hospital and ambulatory care settings. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • In February 2009, the African Press Organization's Secretary-General, Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard, has declared that his non-governmental organization was anticipating a significant increase in demands for international press videoconferences because of the global economics crisis which limit journalists in their ability to find time and resources to travel. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to vice-president Debby Sefton, the organization delivered 136 courses over the network in 2005-2006 and conducted about 600 videoconferences. (itbusiness.ca)
  • As such, this paper explores and presents an account of videoconferencing use in a governmental organization and address implications for meetings and general communication process. (igi-global.com)
  • AVTEQ is an 8(a) woman-owned, HUBZone certified firm and holds several GSA contracts, which allows the manufacturer's videoconferencing cart and mount products to be sold to federal buyers. (prweb.com)
  • Desktop videoconferencing lets you interact with people from your computer or device. (wou.edu)
  • While QNext is entirely free and supports text chatting with users of multiple networks like AIM and GTalk, it does have to be installed on the computer of each participant in order for a videoconference to take place. (macworld.com)
  • The recent news that Skype has started charging a fee for group videoconferencing may not have come as a surprise to anyone-after all, the company had clearly stated that it was planning to make the feature a pay service once Skype 5.0 exited beta. (macworld.com)
  • HealthDay News) - Adolescents with poor glycemic control of their type 1 diabetes can benefit from therapy delivered either via face to face sessions or videoconferencing, according to a study published online June 1 in Diabetes Care . (empr.com)
  • The Videoconferencing Pilot Project is a study designed to investigate what are the best ways to use videoconferencing and other video transmission technologies within a computer user group environment. (earthlink.net)
  • Codian Ltd., a U.K. startup, is joining the videoconferencing network fray with a multipoint control unit for letting users connect multiple H.323-based audio and video endpoints in one call. (itworldcanada.com)
  • In this 50-minute videoconference program, students are given a brief introduction to the UT McDonald Observatory, make live telescope observations of our star the Sun with telescopes equipped with special video cameras and solar filters, complete their student sheet, and learn about the solar features they've seen by watching unique science demonstrations. (mcdonaldobservatory.org)
  • In this 50-minute videoconference program, students are given a brief introduction to the UT McDonald Observatory, make live telescope observations of Venus with telescopes equipped with special video cameras, and complete their student sheet. (mcdonaldobservatory.org)
  • The Dow Automotive business group is evaluating a new mechanism for remotely supporting customers' injection molding trials by combining wireless video camera technology and traditional videoconference (VC) capabilities. (sae.org)
  • Sentencing by videoconference plainly contravenes MCR 6.006, which identifies the criminal proceedings in which two-way interactive video technology may be used. (milawyersweekly.com)
  • I hid three pregnancies, the chicken pox, and a hideous rash - all while videoconferencing my way into the ranks of the Mother Nature Network. (scoop.it)
  • Since 1993, two of the San Diego Computer Society's affiliated groups, the Internet Special Interest Group of the San Diego Computer Society and the San Diego Macintosh User Group , have been experimenting with videoconferencing. (earthlink.net)
  • With the interest growing about videoconferencing in the computer user group community and its own experience and expertise in the field, the San Diego Computer Society chose to lead a project to further investigate uses of videoconferencing withing the computer user group community. (earthlink.net)
  • The intervention group will have consultations with the attending psychiatrist through internet-based videoconference. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • AVTEQ stocks a full line of audio visual and digital signage support products, as well as custom develops and designs solutions for unique videoconferencing, business, and retail applications. (prweb.com)
  • In all cases, this article only focuses on applications and services that allow multiple users to be connected together in a videoconference, rather than just simple one-to-one conversations. (macworld.com)
  • In other words, as more and more high-tech appeals directly to the consumer (and prices become more compatible with home budgets), consumer demand drives how user-friendly platforms are, and enterprise applications delivering videoconferencing will continue to become easier to use even as they meet the demand for high security and business-class capabilities. (mnn.com)
  • This concept was developed in October 2007 by WEBOconference, a videoconferencing service provider and the PanAfrican Press Association (APPA) to allow African journalists to participate in international press conferences on the subject of development and good governance. (wikipedia.org)
  • Videoconferencing is a communication medium that allows real-time and visual interactivity among users separated by distance. (igi-global.com)
  • Costs and charges for external users of JCU conference rooms - All costs for external parties using JCU videoconference rooms are usually charged to the person making the reservation. (edu.au)
  • VLVC offers four kinds of videoconferencing modes, thus covering most of the users' needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • And while health care is one huge market for videoconferencing, education is another. (itbusiness.ca)
  • The option of receiving psychotherapy through videoconferencing (VC) during the postpartum period presents an opportunity for more accessible and flexible care. (jmir.org)
  • AVTEQ, Inc., a leading manufacturer of videoconferencing carts and mounts, today announced the launch of a mobile, feature-rich, turnkey videoconferencing solution for organizations and businesses. (prweb.com)
  • It runs on OS X, Windows, Linux, and a variety of mobile devices, and supports videoconferencing between up to four computers. (macworld.com)
  • While AVTEQ stocks a full line of videoconferencing support products, the company has carved out a niche for customizing solutions for its customers. (prweb.com)
  • Our study demonstrates that in some cases, the use of videoconferencing by children and their parents for virtual visits is associated with greater reductions in stress during hospitalization compared with children and parents who do not use videoconferencing. (aappublications.org)
  • Prospective observational study conducted in the geriatric unit of Toowoomba Base Hospital, Queensland, comparing a specialist consultation service delivered by videoconference (VC) with a "traditional" in-person service. (mja.com.au)
  • In this 50-minute videoconference program, students are given a brief introduction to the UT McDonald Observatory, build a scale model of the Milky Way galaxy, complete a student sheet that explores the relative size and distribution of bright stars in our galaxy and between galaxies themselves. (mcdonaldobservatory.org)
  • On the downside, the service offers little flexibility in the way your videoconference is run-for example, you cannot limit access to it by setting a password, and the moderation tools it provides are very limited. (macworld.com)
  • There's little doubt that videoconferencing has taken hold and will continue to grow, possibly to the point that it becomes a staple of how business gets done. (mnn.com)
  • Press videoconferencing is an international press conference using videoconferencing (a form of teleconference) over the Internet. (wikipedia.org)
  • One possible solution is to use videoconferencing, whereby hospitalized children are able to virtually visit with family and friends more easily and intimately, possibly reducing their levels of stress, fear, and anxiety. (aappublications.org)
  • Companies that will find success will be those that cost-effectively break down these barriers, and videoconferencing software that doesn't embrace contemporary standards will create barriers to adoption. (mnn.com)
  • The intrepid Macworld staff has scoured the Internets to bring you five alternatives to Skype that will let you create a videoconference with your friends while still preserving the sanctity of your wallet. (macworld.com)
  • Teens (aged 12-18 years) and at least one adult caregiver were randomized to receive BFST-D face to face in clinic or via Skype videoconferencing. (empr.com)
  • But televisitations, in which family members can visit virtually with loved ones in facilities far away, is the fastest-growing application for videoconferencing for the region. (itbusiness.ca)
  • With videoconferencing equipment, their families can visit them. (itbusiness.ca)
  • The use of videoconferencing by some hospitalized children and families to conduct virtual visits with family and friends outside of the hospital was associated with a greater reduction in stress during hospitalization than those who did not use videoconferencing. (aappublications.org)
  • A confluence of current conditions, trends and tech today have enabled videoconferencing to become a realistic alternative to in-person meetings. (mnn.com)