Effective resource allocation

mHealth innovations as health system strengthening tools: 12 common applications and a visual framework.

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Oct 03, 2014

This new framework lays out 12 common mHealth applications used as health systems strengthening innovations across the reproductive health continuum.

An eHealth Intervention for Patients in Rural Areas: Preliminary Findings From a Pilot Feasibility Study.

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Jun 14, 2014

BACKGROUND: eHealth facilitation of chronic disease management has potential to increase engagement and effectiveness and extend access to care in rural areas.

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.

Mobile phone text-messaging interventions aimed to prevent cardiovascular diseases (Text2PreventCVD): systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis.

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Jan 01, 0000

Background: A variety of small mobile phone text-messaging interventions have indicated improvement in risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD). Yet the extent of this improvement and whether it impacts multiple risk factors together is uncertain.

A 21st century approach to tackling dengue: Crowdsourced surveillance, predictive mapping and tailored communication.

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Jan 06, 2016

This paper describes a social media system to prevent dengue in Sri Lanka and potentially in the rest of the South and Southeast Asia regions. The system integrates three concepts of public health prevention that have thus far been implemented only in silos.

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