The evolution of advanced digital telecommunication techniques has enabled the development of multimedia systems to support
applications, in particular in the area of
In the Standardization Sector of the ITU (ITU-T), this is handled by
(Multimedia framework for e-health applications), which focuses on standardization of Multimedia Systems to support e-health applications. Q28/16 is allocated under
ITU-T Study Group 16
, which is
the Lead ITU-T Study Group on e-health. This high-level Question will coordinate the technical standardization of multimedia systems and capabilities for e-health applications in ITU-T and will develop corresponding Recommendations.