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Use of Digital Technology to Enhance Tuberculosis Control: Scoping Review

Published inJournal of Medical Internet Research, vol. 22, no. 2, e15727
Publication date2020

Tuberculosis (TB) is the leading cause of death from a single infectious agent, with around 1.5 million deaths reported in 2018, and is a major contributor to suffering worldwide, with an estimated 10 million new cases every year. In the context of the World Health Organization's End TB strategy and the quest for digital innovations, there is a need to understand what is happening around the world regarding research into the use of digital technology for better TB care and control.

  • Tuberculosis
  • mHealth
  • eHealth
  • Medical informatics
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LEE, Yejin, RAVIGLIONE, Mario, FLAHAULT, Antoine. Use of Digital Technology to Enhance Tuberculosis Control: Scoping Review. In: Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2020, vol. 22, n° 2, p. e15727. doi: 10.2196/15727
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