Asian Journal of Medical Principles and Clinical Practice http://journalajmpcp.com/index.php/AJMPCP <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Asian Journal of Medical Principles and Clinical Practice</strong>&nbsp;aims to publish high quality papers (<a href="/index.php/AJMPCP/general-guideline-for-authors">Click here for Types of paper</a>) in all areas of Medical Science and Clinical Practice.&nbsp;AJMPCP will not only publish traditional full research reports, including short communications, but also this journal will publish reports/articles on all stages of the research process like study protocols, pilot studies and pre-protocols. AJMPCP&nbsp;is novelty attracting, open minded, peer-reviewed medical periodical, designed to serve as a perfectly new platform for both mainstream and new ground shaking works as long as they are technically correct and scientifically motivated.&nbsp;The journal also encourages the submission of useful reports of negative results.&nbsp;This is a quality controlled,&nbsp;OPEN&nbsp;peer reviewed, open access INTERNATIONAL journal.</p> en-US contact@journalajmpcp.com (Asian Journal of Medical Principles and Clinical Practice) contact@journalajmpcp.com (Asian Journal of Medical Principles and Clinical Practice) Thu, 09 Jan 2020 12:26:13 +0000 OJS 3.1.1.4 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 A Cross Sectional Study to Assess the Impact of Telemedicine on Health Care Services in Primary Health Centre, North India http://journalajmpcp.com/index.php/AJMPCP/article/view/30106 <p><strong>Aims: </strong>1) To assess the impact of telemedicine on health care services in the primary health center.</p> <p>2) To determine patient satisfaction and barriers to telemedicine among the study subjects.</p> <p><strong>Study Design:</strong> A cross sectional study.</p> <p><strong>Place and Duration of Study:</strong> Urban Health And Training Centre, Delhi National Capital Region from July&nbsp; 2017 to June 2019</p> <p><strong>Methodology:</strong> All the patients attending telemedicine unit after taking their consent were interviewed using a questionnaire that was designed with questions about patient appointments, perceived advantages, disadvantages and barriers to telemedicine along with telehealth satisfaction questionnaire.</p> <p><strong>Results:</strong> A total of 390 patients were surveyed. There were 157 male and 233 female respondents with the mean age of 36.18 (±11.26) years In all, 72 % of the study subjects had not previously heard of telemedicine. The most common reasons for willingness to use telemedicine were specialist consultation and commonest barrier to use telemedicine was not user friendly software and not in direct contact with doctor. Of those surveyed, only 20% were willing to use telemedicine, 33% would sometimes be willing, 28% were unsure, and 19% were not willing. There was significant relationship between willingness with age and gender</p> <p><strong>Conclusion:</strong> There were constraints in using telemedicine because of software usage and awareness regarding it.</p> A. Singh, N. Tyagi, N. Purwar, S. Nagesh ##submission.copyrightStatement## http://journalajmpcp.com/index.php/AJMPCP/article/view/30106 Thu, 09 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0000