Medical Dictionary


noun tele·med·i·cine \-ˈmed-ə-sən, -ˈmed-sən\

Medical Definition of TELEMEDICINE

:  the practice of medicine when the doctor and patient are widely separated using two-way voice and visual communication (as by satellite, computer, or closed-circuit television)
tele·med·i·cal \-ˈmed-i-kəl\ adjective


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