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Abstract and Sessions by Thematic Tracks (work in progress)
- GHF2006 – PS03 – Most Neglected Diseases on Alternative Approaches to New Drug Development: Two R&D Initiatives
- GHF2006 – PS11 – Public-Private Partnerships: Beneficial or Undermining? on From Basic Research to Drug Delivery: When are PPPS Needed?
- Mako on Children’s Health in Ecologically Polluted Regions: Georgia
- DR: Sohair Abdulla on Adherence to the Diabetics and Hypertensive Treatment Guidelines for Health Workers in Health Facilities: Ibadan, Nigeria
- Hein39 on Affordable Diabetes Care: Cambodia
Posted on 12/11/2012 | No CommentsThe issues of healthcare workforce, the number of supply and the skills and capabilities of healthcare provider, are discussed. The framework for using e-Health to address these issues is provided. The main objective of this poster presentation is to provide strategies to link global healthcare workforce through e-Health applications.
Electronic Health Record as a Source of Information to Assess Quality of Healthcare for Hypertensives: MexicoPosted on 15/01/2012 | No CommentsThe objectives of this study were a) development of quality of care indicators (QCI) for hypertensives in Mexico; b) to determine the feasibility of constructing QCI using electronic health record data; and c) to evaluate the quality of care (QC) provided to hypertensives.
Real-time, Continuous, Smartphone Based Ambulatory Assessment of Energy Expenditure: Geneva, SwitzerlandPosted on 11/12/2011 | No CommentsIncreasingly we use smart-phones that assist us throughout our daily life activities, and that are usually carried out in our pockets. In our research, we aim to assess the feasibility of using phones to track users physical activity and estimate their energy expenditure. Activity Level Estimator (ALE) is an unobtrusive, background application developed for Android-based phones and it uses the phone’s built-in accelerometer sensor.
Posted on 16/09/2011 | No CommentsThe RAFT-network provides telemedicine in African Francophone countries. The main challenge adressed is the de-isolation of care professionals working in remote areas of developing countries. The core activity of RAFT is the webcasting of interactive courses targeted to physicians and other care professionals.