Timelier notification and action with mobile phones–towards malaria elimination in South Africa

A study conducted in rural, endemic area in South Africa, finding that SMS notification for each diagnosed malaria case improved the timeliness of data transmission, was acceptable to users, and was technically feasible, and thus consideration should be given to larger-scale use within the national malaria control programme.

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Publication date: April 2014
Source: Malaria Journal
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