Couple of interesting articles about mHealth
Here are a couple of interesting articles about mHealth which just came out
in PLOS Medicine.
A Reality Checkpoint for Mobile Health: Three Challenges to Overcome
An editorial which makes three recommendations for mHealth
Scaling Up mHealth: Where Is the Evidence?
- Despite hundreds of mHealth pilot studies, there has been insufficient
programmatic evidence to inform implementation and scale-up of mHealth.
- We discuss what constitutes appropriate research evidence to inform
- Potential innovative research designs such as multi-factorial
strategies, randomized controlled trials, and data farming may provide this
- We make a number of recommendations about evidence, interoperability,
and the role of governments, private enterprise, and researchers in
relation to the scale up of mHealth.
Gerente de Desarrollo, eHealth Systems <http://www.ehs.cl/>
Research Fellow, Escuela de Medicina de Harvard <http://hms.harvard.edu/>
Moderador, GHDOnline.org <http://www.ghdonline.org/>