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Table 3 Attitude towards telemedicine and perceived advantages

From: What drives attitude towards telemedicine among families of pediatric patients? A survey

  None/A bit Sufficient Moderate/Much
N % N % N %
Attitude towards telemedicine - perceived usefulness of:
 An app allowing communication with other parents of children 124 18 167 25 389 57
 A diary for recording the child’s health status 67 9 122 17 541 74
 An app for scheduling medical visits 15 2 62 8 663 90
 A service for televisits 147 20 137 19 452 61
 A telemonitoring service 98 13 117 16 513 70
 A service for transmitting telemonitoring data to the doctor 56 8 95 13 589 80
 A service for consulting a doctor in case of emergency 22 297 52 7 669 90
 Reminders for medical visits 28 4 77 10 637 86
 A service providing transmission of health data from the hospital 16 2 38 5 689 93
 Reminders for therapy 110 15 107 15 519 71
 A newsletter on health promotion 38 5 64 9 639 86
Perceived advantages of telemedicine
 Time saving 21 3 68 9 645 88
 Cost saving 29 4 81 11 622 85
 Empowerment of patients 60 8 121 17 545 75
 Empowerment of families 54 7 125 17 551 75