investigating telemetric supported self monitoring
of long term health conditions
Welcome to Telescot: a programme of academic research investigating telemetric supported self monitoring of long term health conditions.
Telescot is a collaboration between a number of public, private and voluntary sector organisations supporting the development of innovative healthcare in Scotland, UK.
Director Prof Brian McKinstry explains the Programme in this video ................
The Telescot Research Team were winners of the Royal College of General Practitioners 2013 Research Paper of the Year Category Award for their paper on “Effectiveness of telemonitoring integrated into existing clinical services on hospital admission for exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: researcher blind, multicentre, randomised controlled trial".
We are pleased to report that the Programme has also been graded as "Excellent" by our funders, the Chief Scientist Office.