Smartphone Apps for Hearing Surveillance During the COVID Pandemic
Yahya Ghaffar;Gauri Mankekar.
Journal Title:Acta Scientific Otolaryngology
Telemedicine has become the preferred modality for providing healthcare during the COVID -19 pandemic. It has helped connect patients safely with their physicians to monitor their health. Telemedicine has its challenges. Technology, creativity and resourceful-ness is assisting to overcome them. Amongst Otorhinolaryngological specialties, treating Otology issues via telemedicine has been traditionally difficult. Here we discuss our experience incorporating Smartphone apps and video otoscopes in Otology telemedicine during the COVID pandemic.