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Short report: Piloting paperless data entry for clinical research in Africa.
Direct data entry using handheld computers may simplify and streamline data management especially in remote settings We compared the accuracy of data entry using the current standard practice a paper based case report form ...
An experience sampling study of learning, affect, and the demands control support model.
The demands control support model R A Karasek And T Theorell 1990 indicates that job control and social support enable workers to engage in problem solving In turn problem solving is thought to influence learning and well ...
Clinical testing of cellular phone ringing interference with automated external defibrillators.
This study examined cellular phone ringing interference with automated external defibrillators AED
Time trends in brain tumor incidence rates in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, 1974-2003.
In Denmark Finland Norway and Sweden the use of mobile phones increased sharply in the mid 1990s thus time trends in brain tumor incidence after 1998 may provide information about possible tumor risks associated with mobile ...
Real-time vessel segmentation and tracking for ultrasound imaging applications.
A method for vessel segmentation and tracking in ultrasound images using Kalman filters is presented A modified Star Kalman algorithm is used to determine vessel contours and ellipse parameters using an extended Kalman ...
A review of assistive technologies for people with Parkinson's disease.
The population is aging and with this the incidence of age related diseases such as Alzheimer s disease AD and Parkinson s disease PD are increasing Assistive Technology AT is viewed as one of the possible solutions which ...
PDAs help nurses improve care and save time.
If physicians can benefit from using PDAs then why can t nurses Technology enables targeting of diabetes patients requiring rapid intervention Using devices can save nurses nearly two hours a day
Evaluation of a mobile phone telemonitoring system for glycaemic control in patients with diabetes.
We conducted a randomized controlled trial using mobile health technology in an ethnically diverse sample of 137 patients with complicated diabetes Patients in the intervention group n 72 were trained to measure their blood ...
Effect of a printed reminder in the waiting room to turn off mobile phones during consultation: a before and after study.
Telephone interruptions during consultations are one cause of work related stress amongst general practitioners Many health care centers recommend that patients turn off any mobile phones to avoid interruptions to the ...