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Global Health Diagnostics

Point-of-care viral load testing and differentiated HIV care

Jienchi Dorward - Jan. 7, 2018
Dear colleagues, Madhu asked me to share the attached short comment on POC HIV VL testing which was recently published in the Lancet HIV. These ideas come out of an ongoing randomised trial of POC...
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decentralization HIV viral load testing point of care Task Shifting
[ARCHIVED] Non-Communicable Diseases

Webinar: Task Redistribution for Nurse Management of Hypertension in Rural Kenya

Deshiree Belis - May 23, 2017
The Center for Translation Research and Implementation Science (CTRIS) in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the NIH, will host this webinar as part of the 2017 NHLBI Global Health Imple...
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Cardiovascular Diseases clinical decision support systems Conferences & Meetings facilitators and barriers Hypertension implementation research nurse management Risk Factors & Prevention Task Shifting workforce estimation
[ARCHIVED] Quality & Safety

Task shifting and medical devices (for global health) survey - deadline extended

Amir Sabet - July 8, 2014
Hope this message finds you well! I would like to remind you about the fast approaching deadline for completing the survey on task shifting and medical devices for global health. The deadline for comp...
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global health delivery health technology medical devices Task Shifting
[ARCHIVED] HIV Prevention

The Safety of Task-shifting for Male Medical Circumcision: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Rebecca Roby - March 9, 2012
The protective effect of male circumcision on male acquisition of HIV infection is supported by strong evidence from randomized trials and observational studies. Mathematical models estimate that wide...
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global health care delivery HIV prevention male circumcision meta-analysis MSF review Task Shifting
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

Providing Surgical Care in Somalia: A Model of Task Shifting

Yue Guan - July 15, 2011
Providing Surgical Care in Somalia: A Model of Task Shifting Guan Yue
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Community Health Workers Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings Safe Surgery Task Shifting
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Nurse-Led Monitoring of HIV Therapy - Journal Watch

Sophie Beauvais - Jan. 21, 2011
Nurse-Led Monitoring of HIV Therapy - Journal Watch Beauvais Sophie
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Databases & Publications Research Task Shifting
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

First the Rollout, Now the Reality - Journal Watch

Sophie Beauvais - Jan. 18, 2011
First the Rollout, Now the Reality - Journal Watch Beauvais Sophie
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Community Health Workers Publications & Research Task Shifting
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Decentralizing Antiretroviral Treatment Services at Primary Health Care Facilities

K. Rivet Amico, PhD - Jan. 14, 2011
This is a wonderful resource! To add to this, I would encourage consideration of patient-centered kinds of approaches in the counseling or patient-provider discourse around ART adherence. I believ...
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Clinical Guidelines Planning Task Shifting
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

Shortage of Health Care Providers- Task Shifting

Nadine Semer - Dec. 5, 2010
Shortage of Health Care Providers- Task Shifting Semer Nadine
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Community Health Workers Human resources for health Surgical Workforce Task Shifting