International Journal of Education and Research in Health Sciences
(Official Publication of Sai Amrut Educational and Medical Research Foundation, Aurangabad)
 

Vol.1, Issue 2 (2018)



Public Health: Information Technology Innovative Interface

RR Shinde, Sophie Simon



Abstract

India, being the tuberculosis (TB) capital of the world, contributes to 50% of the global relapse cases. Nearly 2.2 lakhs of patients go into relapse every year.1 One of the leading causes of relapse is non adherence to TB medication. 2,3 As stated in previous studies, the causes of non adherence included side effects of the medication, unsuitable place and time of drug delivery, loss of daily wages, long waiting hours, undernutrition, and migration.


Keywords

Public Health, Information Technology


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