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A novel electronic algorithm using host biomarker point-of-care tests for the management of febrile illnesses in Tanzanian children (e-POCT): A randomized, controlled non-inferiority trial.

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Oct 23, 2017

BACKGROUND: The management of childhood infections remains inadequate in resource-limited countries, resulting in high mortality and irrational use of antimicrobials.

A mobile and ubiquitous approach for supporting frailty assessment in elderly people.

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Sep 05, 2013

BACKGROUND: Frailty is a health condition related to aging and dependence. A reduction in or delay of the frailty state can improve the quality of life of the elderly. However, providing frailty assessments can be difficult because many factors must be taken into account.

Does a text messaging intervention improve knowledge, attitudes and practice regarding iodine deficiency and iodized salt consumption?

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Nov 20, 2012

OBJECTIVE: To determine the effectiveness of implementation of a prevention programme via mobile phone text messaging in enhancing knowledge, attitudes and practice concerning iodine deficiency and iodized salt consumption.

[Development and effects of a health promotion program utilizing the mail function of mobile phones].

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Nov 29, 2004

PURPOSE: The purpose of the study was to develop a health education program, named "i-exerM," utilizing the mail function of the mobile phone and affect its effects setting body weight reduction as the achievement target.