British Columbia

Factors associated with intention to use internet-based testing for sexually transmitted infections among men who have sex with men.

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Nov 18, 2013

BACKGROUND: Internet-based testing programs are being increasingly used to reduce testing barriers for individuals at higher risk of infection, yet the population impact and potential for exacerbation of existing health inequities of these programs are not well understood.

Value of wireless personal digital assistants for practice: perceptions of advanced practice nurses.

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Aug 18, 2008

AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: The aims were to explore advanced practice nurses' perceptions on wireless Personal Digital Assistant technologies, to establish the type and range of tools that would be useful to support their practice and to identify any requirements and limitations that may impact th

Can hand-held computers improve adherence to guidelines? A (Palm) Pilot study of family doctors in British Columbia.

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Aug 23, 2006

OBJECTIVE: To examine whether Palm Prevention, a free software tool for Palm OS personal digital assistants (PDAs) that provides quick access to preventive guidelines in a patient-specific manner at the point of care, improved adherence to five preventive measures in primary care.