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Malaria Treatment & Prevention

Mobile Phone-based Inventory Management

Kileken ole-MoiYoi - Nov. 17, 2010
Access to effective antimalarials remains a significant barrier to improving health outcomes in many malaria endemic countries. The exponential growth of the mobile phone market worldwide has created ...
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Community Health Workers Diagnostics & Treatment inventory management malaria mobile phones Operations & Logistics text messaging
Malaria Treatment & Prevention

SMS for Life

Kileken ole-MoiYoi - Nov. 17, 2010
SMS for Life ole-MoiYoi Kileken SMS for Life: a pilot project to improve anti-malarial drug supply management in rural Tanzania using standard ...
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Diagnostics & Treatment inventory management malaria mobile phones Operations & Logistics text messaging
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Mobilizing cell phones to improve antiretroviral adherence and follow-up in Kenya: a randomized controlled trial in progress

Richard Lester - Oct. 6, 2010
Mobilizing cell phones to improve antiretroviral adherence and follow-up in Kenya: a randomized controlled trial in progress Lester Richard
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Adherence & Retention africa AIDS Clinical Guidelines Community Health Workers Conferences & Meetings HIV Kenya Monitoring & Evaluation Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research reminders Research SMS text messaging
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Cell phone intervention improves ART adherence and HIV suppression: RCT

Richard Lester - Oct. 6, 2010
Thank you all for the interesting discussions, including those on adherence monitoring. I would like to start a fresh discussion on mHealth based adherence interventions. We've recently completed a ...
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Adherence & Retention africa AIDS Clinical Guidelines Community Health Workers Conferences & Meetings HIV Kenya Monitoring & Evaluation Monitoring & Measurement Publications & Research reminders Research SMS text messaging
Health IT

Cross-Post: Text messaging intervention Discussion in MDR-TB Community

Julia Fischer-Mackey - June 25, 2010
There is an interesting question from a member in the MDR-TB community who is planning a pilot study on the use of text-messaging for TB therapy. Please follow this link and share your thoughts: h...
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Mobile Devices tb text messaging
[ARCHIVED] Adherence & Retention

Cross-link: Potential for text messaging to improve tuberculosis treatment compliance

Amy Madore - Jan. 2, 2009
In this month's issue of The Lancet, Eliza Barclay writes about the potential for text messaging, or SMS, to improve TB treatment adherence. A link to the article is posted in the GHDonline Technology...
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Community Health Workers compliance dots Monitoring & Measurement SMS text messaging tuberculosis
Health IT

Text messages could hasten tuberculosis drug compliance

Amy Madore - Jan. 2, 2009
Text messages could hasten tuberculosis drug compliance Madore Amy
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compliance dots Mobile Devices SMS text messaging tuberculosis