Public Health Administration

The challenge to avoid anti-malarial medicine stock-outs in an era of funding partners: the case of Tanzania.

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Jun 04, 2014

BACKGROUND: Between 2007 and 2013, the Tanzanian public sector received 93.1 million doses of first-line anti-malarial artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) in the form of artemether-lumefantrine entirely supplied by funding partners.

Quality assurance program for neonatal screening of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.

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May 23, 2005

The nationwide neonatal screening of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency in Taiwan was started on July 1, 1987. The effective collection rate has reached more than 96% of all newborns since 1993 and the overall incidence rate of G6PD deficiency was about 2%.

A panel analysis of the strategic association between information and communication technology and public health delivery.

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Oct 23, 2012

BACKGROUND: In this exploratory research, we use panel data analysis to examine the correlation between Information and Communication Technology (ICTs) and public health delivery at the country level.

Application of mobile-technology for disease and treatment monitoring of malaria in the "Better Border Healthcare Programme".

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Sep 09, 2010

BACKGROUND: The main objective of this study was to assess the effectiveness of integrating the use of cell-phones into a routine malaria prevention and control programme, to improve the management of malaria cases among an under-served population in a border area.