Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
General Radiology - Commentary

TSR guidelines for the practice of teleradiology: 2021 update*


Department of Radiology, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey


Department of Radiology, Dokuz Eylül University School of Medicine, İzmir, Turkey


Department of Radiology, Akdeniz University School of Medicine, Antalya, Turkey

Diagn Interv Radiol 2021; 27: 504-510
DOI: 10.5152/dir.2021.20570
Read: 346 Downloads: 149 Published: 01 July 2021

This update of Turkish Society of Radiology’s (TSR) guidelines for the practice of teleradiology is intended to provide a reference framework for all parties involved in delivering imaging services away from the immediate vicinity of the patient. It includes relevant definitions and general principles, features organizational modes and qualifications of the practicing parties, lists technical issues, and addresses such management and legal aspects as archiving and documentation, security and privacy, reliability, responsibilities, quality inspection and improvement, reimbursement and accountability.

You may cite this article as: Özmen MN, Dicle O, Şenol U, Aydıngöz Ü. TSR guidelines for the practice of teleradiology: 2021 update. Diagn Interv Radiol 2021; 27:504-510

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