Development and evaluation of a conceptual model with an electronic medical record system for diabetes management in Sub-Saharan Africa = Entwicklung und Evaluierung eine...

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Druckausg.: Kouematchoua Tchuitcheu, Ghislain Berenger, Development and evaluation of a conceptual model with an electronic medical record system for diabetes management in Sub-Saharan Africa, 2011, 178 S.
Authors and Corporations: Kouematchoua Tchuitcheu, Ghislain Berenger (Author)
Title: Development and evaluation of a conceptual model with an electronic medical record system for diabetes management in Sub-Saharan Africa = Entwicklung und Evaluierung eines Konzeptmodells mit einem System elektronischer Patientenakten für das Diabetesmanagement in Subsahara-Afrika vorgelegt von Ghislain Berenger Kouematchoua Tchuitcheu
Dissertation Note:Göttingen, Univ., Diss., 2011
published:
2011
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (PDF-Datei: 178 S., 3.031 KB); Ill., graph. Darst
Summary:Diabetes mellitus is today the cause of an important and expensive health crisis in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Scientific publications and research reports of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) have pointed out that more than 18 million diabetes patients will live in Africa in the next 20 years. This represents an increase of diabetes prevalence of up to 80% in SSA by 2025 exceeding the worldwide forecast of 55% in the same year. For a strategic plan with regard to this health challenge, decisions makers need reliable data which are so far not easily accessible in a large part of this region. Researchers and clinicians have long recognized the important role of ehealth based solutions for a better diabetes management. Unfortunately, such solutions are not commonly used for diabetes in SSA ...
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Notes:Sprache der Zusammenfassung: Englisch
Language: English