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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. 

The team is led by Professor Brian McKinstry based at the Usher Institute at Edinburgh BioQuarter.

Health Apps

Current and recent projects in the Telescot programme.

Our latest published paper

'Implementing telemonitoring in primary care: learning from a large qualitative dataset gathered during a series of studies' - now online in the journal BMC Family Practice.

Our thanks to the organisations that fund our research.