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The doctor may be in, but the patient is at home: COVID-19 spurs telemedicine

The doctor may be in, but the patient is at home: COVID-19 spurs telemedicine

Back in March as the coronavirus was first spreading, Tom Watson worried about an appointment to meet with his endocrinologist, a doctor’s office the north-side resident regularly visits to monitor how well he is controlling his diabetes. The 72-year-old Watson did not relish the idea of potentially being exposed during an in-person appointment. At that point, he and his wife Susan Stoops...

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