Scientific reports

A dual-mode mobile phone microscope using the onboard camera flash and ambient light.

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Jan 01, 0000

Mobile phone microscopes are a natural platform for point-of-care imaging, but current solutions require an externally powered illumination source, thereby adding bulk and cost.

Towards remote assessment and screening of acute abdominal pain using only a smartphone with native accelerometers.

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Oct 07, 2017

Smartphone-based telehealth holds the promise of shifting healthcare from the clinic to the home, but the inability for clinicians to conduct remote palpation, or touching, a key component of the physical exam, remains a major limitation.

Comparative effectiveness of telemedicine strategies on type 2 diabetes management: A systematic review and network meta-analysis.

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Oct 05, 2017

The effects of telemedicine strategies on the management of diabetes is not clear. This study aimed to investigate the impact of different telemedicine strategies on glycaemic control management of type 2 diabetes patients.

Seasonal and geographical impact on human resting periods.

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Sep 07, 2017

We study the influence of seasonally and geographically related daily dynamics of daylight and ambient temperature on human resting or sleeping patterns using mobile phone data of a large number of individuals.

mHealth Intervention is Effective in Creating Smoke-Free Homes for Newborns: A Randomized Controlled Trial Study in China.

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Sep 01, 2017

Mobile-phone-based smoking cessation intervention has been shown to increase quitting among smokers. However, such intervention has not yet been applied to secondhand smoke (SHS) reduction programs that target smoking parents of newborns.

The validity and reliability of remote diabetic foot ulcer assessment using mobile phone images.

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Aug 26, 2017

Despite their potential for telemedicine in diabetic foot ulcer treatment, diagnostic accuracy of assessment of diabetic foot ulcers using mobile phone images is unknown. Our aim was to determine the validity and reliability of remote diabetic foot ulcer assessment using mobile phone images.

Big-data-driven modeling unveils country-wide drivers of endemic schistosomiasis.

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Mar 29, 2017

Schistosomiasis is a parasitic infection that is widespread in sub-Saharan Africa, where it represents a major health problem.

Mobile phone imaging and cloud-based analysis for standardized malaria detection and reporting.

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Jun 27, 2016

Rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) have been widely deployed in low-resource settings. These tests are typically read by visual inspection, and accurate record keeping and data aggregation remains a substantial challenge.

Unveiling Spatial Epidemiology of HIV with Mobile Phone Data.

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Jan 13, 2016

An increasing amount of geo-referenced mobile phone data enables the identification of behavioral patterns, habits and movements of people.

The Assessment of the Readiness of Molecular Biomarker-Based Mobile Health Technologies for Healthcare Applications.

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Dec 08, 2015

Mobile health technologies to detect physiological and simple-analyte biomarkers have been explored for the improvement and cost-reduction of healthcare services, some of which have been endorsed by the US FDA.

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