Data collection and reporting

Defined as recording information on patient health and service provision using paper-based or electronic systems, and any standards that are used to provide an periodic account of events at the individual, case or aggregate level. e.g., Service updates to patient health record; district-level vaccination coverage data; compatibility and consistency of health information and data as per International Organization for Standardization guidelines.http://www.iso.org/iso/home/standards_development/list_of_iso_technical_...

Humanitarian health computing using artificial intelligence and social media: A narrative literature review

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May 14, 2018
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), over 130 million people are in constant need of humanitarian assistance due to natural disasters, disease outbreaks, and conflicts, among other factors.

ICTs and the Challenge of Health System Transition in Low and Middle Income -income Countries

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Bloom | 
G. | 
Berdou | 
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Standing | 
H. | 
Guo | 
Z. | 
Labrique | 
A.
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Nov 06, 2017
The aim of this paper is to contribute to debates about how governments and other stakeholders can influence the application of ICTs to increase access to safe, effective and affordable treatment of common illnesses, especially by the poor.

Viral mHealth​.

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Aug 25, 2017

Thousands of mHealth applications are developed every year, but few of these spread or 'go viral'. Even clinical applications that provide health benefits and social value often linger after an initial pilot phase.

Policymakers and mHealth: roles and expectations, with observations from Ethiopia, Ghana and Sweden.

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Aug 25, 2017

The rapid increase in mobile phone use and other telecommunication technologies in health care during the past decade has paved the way for optimism.

A systematic review of randomized controlled trials of mHealth interventions against non-communicable diseases in developing countries.

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Jul 15, 2016

BACKGROUND: The reasons of deaths in developing countries are shifting from communicable diseases towards non-communicable diseases (NCDs). At the same time the number of health care interventions using mobile phones (mHealth interventions) is growing rapidly.

Continuum of Care Services for Maternal and Child Health using mobile technology - a health system strengthening strategy in low and middle income countries.

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Jul 08, 2016

BACKGROUND: Mobile phone technology is utilized for better delivery of health services worldwide. In low-and-middle income countries mobile phones are now ubiquitous. Thus leveraging mHealth applications in health sector is becoming popular rapidly in these countries.

[A Maternal Health Care System Based on Mobile Health Care].

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Jul 06, 2016

Wearable devices are used in the new design of the maternal health care system to detect electrocardiogram and oxygen saturation signal while smart terminals are used to achieve assessments and input maternal clinical information.

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