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Telehealth in India: helping to achieve health for all
  1. Anubha Pathak and
  2. Deepak Kumar
  1. Department of Veterinary Public Health and Epidemiology, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand 263 145, India e-mail: anukuhu25{at}gmail.com or kumar310{at}umn.edu

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Telecommunication technologies, such as smartphones and digital cameras, are revolutionising both animal and human healthcare through the use of telehealth. This is particularly useful in developing countries, where there may be a lack of healthcare infrastructures and an increased risk from zoonotic diseases. In this article, Anubha Pathak and Deepak Kumar discuss how telemedicine is being used in zoonotic disease research in India.

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