Archives of disease in childhood

I've got 99 problems but a phone ain't one: Electronic and mobile health in low and middle income countries.

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Publication Date: 
Sep 20, 2016

Mobile technology is very prevalent in Kenya-mobile phone penetration is at 88% and mobile data subscriptions form 99% of all internet subscriptions.

Text messaging is a useful reminder tool.

Publication Date: 
Sep 03, 2014

INTRODUCTION: Longitudinal studies of adolescents must be 'adolescent-friendly', to collect data and to encourage maintenance in the study cohort. Text messaging may offer a feasible means to do both.

Preventing or accelerating emergency care for children with complex healthcare needs.

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Dec 24, 2007

OBJECTIVE: A subgroup of children with special health care needs (CSHCN) have chronic and complex medical conditions and frequently attend the emergency department (ED).

Improving access to care for children with mental disorders: a global perspective.

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Apr 15, 2013

Developmental disabilities, emotional disorders and disruptive behaviour disorders are the leading mental health-related causes of the global burden of disease in children aged below 10 years.