Aisha Almutairi

Department of Paediatrics, College of medicine, Qassim University, Buraidah, Saudi Arabia


  • Research   
    Primary care Physicians, Perception and Acceptance of Telehealth in Buraidah, Saudi Arabia
    Author(s): Aisha Almutairi* and Fahad Sinhat Alharbi

    Introduction: Telehealth is the use of information and communication technology for the exchange of information for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. In Saudi Arabia, the use of telehealth is met by obstacles particularly, patients and physician’s resistance to accept this reform due to the lack of knowledge about this concept. Aim: This study aimed to assess primary care physicians, perception, and acceptance of telehealth in Buraidah, Saudi Arabia. Materials and methods: This are a cross-sectional study targeting all primary care physicians who work in primary care centres in Buraidah, Saudi Arabia. A self-administered questionnaire has been distributed to the targeted physicians using google forms. The questionnaire includes socio demographic characteristics and the modified technology acceptance model for health professionals' questionnaire. All data analyses were.. Read More»

    Abstract HTML PDF