Severity of Illness Index

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.

Reliability of Telemedicine in the Assessment of Seriously Ill Children.

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Mar 02, 2016

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Data are limited that establish the clinical reliability of telemedicine in evaluating children who are seriously ill.

Quality of life: a research gap in teledermatology.

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Sep 23, 2015

An important outcome in healthcare, and in particular for dermatologic healthcare, is quality of life.

Detecting and monitoring the symptoms of Parkinson's disease using smartphones: A pilot study.

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May 22, 2015

BACKGROUND: Remote, non-invasive and objective tests that can be used to support expert diagnosis for Parkinson's disease (PD) are lacking.

Use of a telestroke service for evaluation of non-stroke neurological cases.

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May 24, 2015

Telemedicine is a growing field in many medical specialties. Within clinical neurosciences one of its largest applications is in acute stroke care. However, little is known about its value and effect in general neurology, despite stroke.

Mobile health monitoring to characterize depression symptom trajectories in primary care.

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Feb 24, 2015

BACKGROUND: Classification of depression severity can guide treatment decisions. This study examined whether using repeated mobile health assessments to determine symptom trajectories is a potentially useful method for classifying depression severity.

Randomized trial of a teleconference-delivered fatigue management program for people with multiple sclerosis.

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Aug 17, 2011

BACKGROUND: Previous studies support the efficacy and effectiveness of face-to-face group-based fatigue management education for people with multiple sclerosis (MS). Nevertheless, many people are unable to access these programs due to environmental barriers.

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