Labrique, Alain B

A Call to Digital Health Practitioners: New Guidelines Can Help Improve the Quality of Digital Health Evidence.

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Oct 07, 2017

BACKGROUND: Despite the rapid proliferation of health interventions that employ digital tools, the evidence on the effectiveness of such approaches remains insufficient and of variable quality.

Noncommunicable Disease Risk Factors and Mobile Phones: A Proposed Research Agenda.

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May 06, 2017

Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) account for two-thirds of all deaths globally, with 75% of these occurring in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).

Ethics Considerations in Global Mobile Phone-Based Surveys of Noncommunicable Diseases: A Conceptual Exploration.

Publication Date: 
May 06, 2017

Mobile phone coverage has grown, particularly within low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), presenting an opportunity to augment routine health surveillance programs.

Mobile Phone Surveys for Collecting Population-Level Estimates in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Literature Review.

Publication Date: 
May 06, 2017

BACKGROUND: National and subnational level surveys are important for monitoring disease burden, prioritizing resource allocation, and evaluating public health policies.

Defining a staged-based process for economic and financial evaluations of mHealth programs.

Publication Date: 
Apr 21, 2017

Mobile and wireless technology for health (mHealth) has the potential to improve health outcomes by addressing critical health systems constraints that impede coverage, utilization, and effectiveness of health services.

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

Publication Date: 
Oct 03, 2014

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

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