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Addressing the information deficit in global health: lessons from a digital acute care platform in Sri Lanka

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Lack of investment in low-income and middle-income countries (LMICs) in systems capturing continuous information regarding care of the acutely unwell patient is hindering global efforts to address inequalities, both at facility and national level. Furthermore, this of lack of data is disempowering frontline staff and those seeking to support them, from progressing setting-relevant research and quality improvement. In contrast to high-income country (HIC) settings, where electronic surveillanc...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1136/bmjgh-2018-001134

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De Silva, AP More by this author
Athapattu, PL More by this author
Jayasinghe, S More by this author
Abayadeera, AU More by this author
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Journal:
BMJ Global Health Journal website
Volume:
4
Issue:
1
Pages:
e001134
Publication date:
2019-01-29
Acceptance date:
2018-12-13
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EISSN:
2059-7908
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pubs:975899
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uri:7c56859a-78d2-45cc-9a3f-991b19ba02be
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uuid:7c56859a-78d2-45cc-9a3f-991b19ba02be
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pubs:975899
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English

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