Mobile Health Units

Mobile Healthcare System for Health Checkups and Telemedicine in Post-Disaster Situations.

Publication Date: 
Aug 12, 2015

Portable Healthcare Clinic (PHC) is a mobile healthcare system comprising of medical sensors and health assessment criteria. It has been applied in Bangladesh for the last two years as a pilot program to identify non-communicable diseases.

A new mHealth communication framework for use in wearable WBANs and mobile technologies.

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Feb 06, 2015

Driven by the development of biomedical sensors and the availability of high mobile bandwidth, mobile health (mHealth) systems are now offering a wider range of new services.

Improving type 1 diabetes management with mobile tools: a systematic review.

Publication Date: 
Jan 07, 2015

This study aims to provide a better understanding of the ability of mobile health tools to offer glycemic control for patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus.

Foreign field hospitals after the 2010 Haiti earthquake: how good were we?

Publication Date: 
Dec 31, 2012

OBJECTIVE: To assess the timing and activities of foreign field hospitals (FFH) deployed during the first month after the Haiti earthquake and to evaluate adherence to WHO/Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) guidelines. Results were compared with data from past sudden-onset disasters.

Mobile health-based approaches for smoking cessation resources.

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Jun 27, 2013

PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES: To describe how the National Cancer Institute's Cancer Information Service (CIS) smoking-related resources on a mobile health (mHealth) platform were integrated into the workflow of RNs in advanced practice nurse (APN) training and to examine awareness and use of CIS reso