Article | Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics 2012; October 2-3; Linköping; Sverige | Towards Requirements for Telementoring Software

Title:
Towards Requirements for Telementoring Software
Author:
Andrius Budrionis: Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, University Hospital of Northern Norway, Troms√ł, Norway Knut Magne Augestad: Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, University Hospital of Northern Norway, Troms√ł, Norway Hiten RH Patel: Virtual Surgical Skills Simulation Centre, Institute of Cancer, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK Johan Gustav Bellika: Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, University Hospital of Northern Norway, Troms√ł, Norway
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Year:
2012
Conference:
Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics 2012; October 2-3; Linköping; Sverige
Issue:
070
Article no.:
005
Pages:
27-33
No. of pages:
7
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2012-09-28
ISBN:
978-91-7519-758-6
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press; Linköpings universitet


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The current situation in the domain of telementoring was analyzed in order to extract a basic set of guidelines and principles for building software for medical mentoring needs. The guidelines represent an initial attempt to define boundaries for the telementoring software in a globalizing health care system; where compatibility and flexibility questions come first into consideration. We employed a reverse requirements engineering technique; which resulted in definition of current guidelines for requirements looking from the implementation perspective. Moreover; interviews with potential users of the software (surgeons) enabled testing of initial requirements as well as appending some new domain specific features. The combination of reverse engineering and user interviews techniques allowed defining up to date boundaries for developing telementoring software.

Keywords: Telementoring; guidelines; telestration

Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics 2012; October 2-3; Linköping; Sverige

Author:
Andrius Budrionis, Knut Magne Augestad, Hiten RH Patel, Johan Gustav Bellika
Title:
Towards Requirements for Telementoring Software
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Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics 2012; October 2-3; Linköping; Sverige

Author:
Andrius Budrionis, Knut Magne Augestad, Hiten RH Patel, Johan Gustav Bellika
Title:
Towards Requirements for Telementoring Software
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