Diwan, Vinod

Point-of-care mobile digital microscopy and deep learning for the detection of soil-transmitted helminths and Schistosoma haematobium.

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Aug 25, 2017

BACKGROUND: Microscopy remains the gold standard in the diagnosis of neglected tropical diseases. As resource limited, rural areas often lack laboratory equipment and trained personnel, new diagnostic techniques are needed.

Effect of mobile telephone reminders on treatment outcome in HIV: evidence from a randomised controlled trial in India.

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Mar 06, 2015

OBJECTIVE: To assess whether customised mobile phone reminders would improve adherence to therapy and thus decrease virological failure among HIV infected patients starting antiretroviral treatment (ART).

On-chip imaging of Schistosoma haematobium eggs in urine for diagnosis by computer vision.

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Dec 16, 2013

BACKGROUND: Microscopy, being relatively easy to perform at low cost, is the universal diagnostic method for detection of most globally important parasitic infections.