Desktop Helper No.11 - Remote Consultations
This 2-page Desktop Helper is a practical guide for clinicians. It provides an overview of when and where remote respiratory consultations could be used. It also offers practical advice on how to deliver them. It suggests how to prepare, how to conduct the remote consultation including a helpful infographic. It also includes a checklist for both patients and healthcare professionals, examples of app-based technology that could be used and useful tests that can be done remotely.
Authors: Siân Williams and Tracey Lonergan supported by an expert panel of clinicians and patients listed below.
Reviewers: Joseph Wherton (University of Oxford, Oxford, UK), Sundeep Salvi (PURE Foundation, Pune, India)
Funding: Supported by Boehringer Ingelheim regarding the development, typesetting, printing and associated costs but did not contribute to the content of this document.
Date published: January 2021