Wednesday, October 2, 2013

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Monday, August 19, 2013

iLab Southeast Asia: An SMS To Contain Tuberculosis

iLab Southeast Asia: An SMS To Contain Tuberculosis: BY: Ariane Combal-Weiss   : To answer the request of Family Health International (FHI) to promote earlier tuberculosis case detection, iLab Southeast Asia (iLab SEA), located in Phnom Penh, is designing a step by step TB Lab Result Alert System. It aims to offer early detection of tuberculosis in rural and remote villages in Kampong Cham province and to accelerate patient  access to care. Leveraging mobile technology (SMS), this system is involved in the containment of tuberculosis.

A common scenario: the average man in the street in a rural village in Kampong Cham contracts tuberculosis. He is not aware he has the disease but describes having some symptoms. The village Health Center (“HC”) doesn’t have the facilities to make a diagnosis based on medical analysis, and therefore turns to a specialized laboratory at the downtown district.,....

iLab Southeast Asia: The Wheel of Destiny Is Made Of Paper

iLab Southeast Asia: The Wheel of Destiny Is Made Of Paper: Every week until 2010, Dr. Sophornnarith, director of the Kien Svay Operational District (OD), noticed irregularity of the weekly reports ...