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Written by Peter Pedroncelli
Assisting a patient remotely via an online dermatology platform in Mali. Photo - AFP
Assisting a patient remotely via an online dermatology platform in Mali. Photo – AFP

Tech platforms enabling specialist care in remote areas

Malian dermatologist Professor Ousmane Faye makes use of technology to assist patients in remote areas with his expertise, which are scare in Mali. Using an online dermatology platform, Faye is able to provide treatment guidance to doctors in faraway areas in order to treat their patients.