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Can skin cancer prevention and early detection be improved via mobile phone text messaging? A randomised, attention control trial.

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Feb 14, 2015

OBJECTIVE: To test the impact of a theory-based, SMS (text message)-delivered behavioural intervention (Healthy Text) targeting sun protection or skin self-examination behaviours compared to attention control.

Extended telephone-based continuing care for alcohol dependence: 24-month outcomes and subgroup analyses.

Publication Date: 
Sep 15, 2011

AIMS: To determine whether 18 months of telephone continuing care improves 24-month outcomes for patients with alcohol dependence. Subgroup analyses were performed to identify patients who would benefit most from continuing care.

A low-cost mobile adaptive tracking system for chronic pulmonary patients in home environment.

Publication Date: 
Jan 15, 2013

OBJECTIVE: The main objective of this study is presenting a real-time mobile adaptive tracking system for patients diagnosed with diseases such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and application results at home.

Under-18 year old callers to New Zealand's Quitline.

Publication Date: 
Apr 08, 2008

AIM: To investigate the characteristics of under-18 year old callers to New Zealand's Quitline (smoking-cessation telephone counselling service).

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The cost-effectiveness of smoking cessation support delivered by mobile phone text messaging: Txt2stop.

Publication Date: 
Aug 26, 2013

BACKGROUND: The txt2stop trial has shown that mobile-phone-based smoking cessation support doubles biochemically validated quitting at 6 months. This study examines the cost-effectiveness of smoking cessation support delivered by mobile phone text messaging.

Sentinel surveillance system for early outbreak detection in Madagascar.

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Feb 18, 2010

BACKGROUND: Following the outbreak of chikungunya in the Indian Ocean, the Ministry of Health directed the necessary development of an early outbreak detection system.

Personal digital assistant (PDA) use amongst anaesthetists: an Australian survey.

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Jun 17, 2005

We report an email questionnaire survey of Personal Digital Assistants (PDA) use amongst members of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists (ASA). PDAs are becoming increasingly popular and they have many applications within the healthcare community.

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