The telemedicine issues we at PSN have identified are common in this growing industry and that solutions are being developed in rapid fashion.
Premier Specialty Network Psychiatry Articles
The PSN psychiatry hub contains articles on depression, addiction, schizophrenia, sexuality, and post-traumatic stress disorder.
With the demographic shift toward an increasingly elderly population, it has been predicted that the number of people afflicted with dementia will triple by 2050, with the cost to the healthcare system estimated to be $1.1 trillion.
The possibility of using a blood test to detect depression has been demonstrated by researchers, and indicates may become reality in the future.