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Using the Lives Saved Tool (LiST) to Model mHealth Impact on Neonatal Survival in Resource-Limited Settings

Youngji Jo, Alain B. Labrique, Amnesty E. Lefevre, Garrett Mehl, Teresa Pfaff, Neff Walker, Ingrid K. Friberg, Eliana Jimenez-Soto
2014 PLoS ONE  
While the importance of mHealth scale-up has been broadly emphasized in the mHealth community, it is necessary to guide scale up efforts and investment in ways to help achieve the mortality reduction targets  ...  Although further validation of this model is desirable, tools such as LiST can help us leverage the benefit of mHealth by articulating the most appropriate delivery points in the continuum of care to save  ...  Author Contributions Conceived and designed the experiments: ABL YJJ AEL IKF. Performed the experiments: YJJ. Analyzed the data: YJJ IKF. Contributed reagents/ materials/analysis tools: ABL NW GM.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0102224 pmid:25014008 pmcid:PMC4094557 fatcat:oavvpgxxonakddus5omawu7wiy

Usability and Feasibility of PIERS on the Move: An mHealth App for Pre-Eclampsia Triage

Joanne Lim, Garth Cloete, Dustin T Dunsmuir, Beth A Payne, Cornie Scheffer, Peter von Dadelszen, Guy A Dumont, J Mark Ansermino
2015 JMIR mHealth and uHealth  
In the past year the rate of policy change in African countries far exceeded expectations, providing opportunities to accelerate progress for maternal, newborn and child health.  ...  The African region has the highest rates of neonatal mortality in the world, and has shown the slowest progress so far in reducing neonatal deaths. However there is hope.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The following USAID projects have contributed time and support: Photo credits Photo credits are listed on page 243.  ... 
doi:10.2196/mhealth.3942 pmid:25887292 pmcid:PMC4417132 fatcat:3kv63i735bf2fit3k5hlhlzwi4

Scientific Text Language Management Non-Language Students: Characteristic Grammatical Study

Widyatmike Gede Mulawarman, M Ilyas
2018 Zenodo  
are the most widely used processes in scientific texts.  ...  First, the pre-writing stage through five stages: defining topics, limiting topics, setting goals, developing frameworks for writing, and searching for materials.  ...  Acknowledgment We would like to thank Allah SWT, Parents, and all Civitas Academica STMIK Widya Cipta Dharma for all the support, assistance, and the opportunity that given to use  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2577575 fatcat:aufhv2c2xnaxdf2cjowsayoh4a

3 Invited speakers abstracts

2017 Journal of Perinatal Medicine  
The purpose of this study was to review the incidence of eclampsia at the largest feto-maternal center in the country over one year in an attempt to determine what quality improvement measures are needed  ...  studies for evaluation, criteria for conservative management, options for surgical intervention and findings on pathology.  ...  More rigorous approach to the indications for CS in nulliparous group and encouraging women with previous CS to vaginal delivery present the main measures to reduce the unacceptably high rates of caesarean  ... 
doi:10.1515/jpm-2017-2007 fatcat:3qfniipguvcdbjoxs4fsj7r37a

THE WORLD BANK Accelerating Progress towards Achieving the MDG to Improve Maternal Health: A Collection of Promising Approaches ACCELERATING PROGRESS TOWARDS ACHIEVING THE MDG TO IMPROVE MATERNAL HEALTH: A Collection of Promising Approaches

Geeta Nanda, Kimberly Switlick, Elizabeth Lule, Geeta Nanda, Kimberly Switlick, Elizabeth Lule
2005 unpublished
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We would like to express our sincere appreciation to the following organizations for their support and important contributions to this Discussion Paper: Abt Associates, Academy for Educational  ...  The materials were field tested in India and Ghana over a 9-month period, and subsequently revised based on feedback from these field tests.  ...  The materials were field tested in India and Ghana over a 9-month period, and subsequently revised based on feedback from these field tests. Goals/Objectives Goals: 1.  ... 

Interprofessional learning programs using simulation in obsetrics and gynaecology

In my thesis, I have used simulation to improve interprofessional learning to address the learning of healthcare staff from different disciplines and facilitate their working together for better patient  ...  Interprofessional teaching programs attempt to close the gap between healthcare teams having varying knowledge, clinical practices, problems with communication and teamwork.  ...  The authors also want to thank the Overseas Medical Graduate Association (Melbourne), and Australasian South-Asian Healthcare Association (Australia) for their support in this work.  ... 
doi:10.26180/5bbc4b92c8a33 fatcat:p7h7hwbw4jaohilmudzjm2lbdm

Experiences of midwives who are faced with newborns affected by birth asphyxia in rural birth settings, southern Ghana

Mary Ani-Amponsah
In low-and-middle income countries [LMICs], very little information exists on care experiences of midwives regarding birth asphyxia.  ...  Understanding the dynamic contextual factors underlying these neonatal deaths are important to inform priorities for improving newborn health outcomes in the new Sustainable Development Goal [SDG] 2015  ...  In the remote communities, some portions of the land look white-spotted. Upon inquiry from local residents, I was informed that these lands were originally a river bed.  ... 
doi:10.7939/r3w37m60r fatcat:uwiq2di4crdadptjx7a2bw7lwy

Compiled Body of Works in Field Epidemiology

Neamin Tesfaye
This document contains two years Field Epidemiology Training Program outputs, to be submitted to the school of public health for the fulfilment of the master's degree in Field Epidemiology.  ...  analysis, surveillance system evaluation, narrative summary of disaster situation report, manuscript and abstracts as well epidemiological project proposal with that additional output is incorporated within the  ...  Acknowledgment We would like to acknowledge Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) for the permission to access the data.  ... 
doi:10.20372/nadre/18337 fatcat:2kx63se4nbg7jl4jp5dyq454xe