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Kawempe Home Care initiative : Text to Change project : April to June quarterly report


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Abstract: The Kawempe Home Care Initiative-Text to Change project started in April 2010. The project aimed at improving adherence to ARVs for the HIV infected population under care in Kawempe clinic using mobile phone message reminders. Further, it aimed at reducing the chance of clients developing resistance to HIV treatment and consequently resulting in a reduction of further HIV transmission. In addition, it aimed at exploring the use of SMS to increase clinic attendance and to enhance adherence to TB treatment.
Authors: Guma, S. , Hoefman, B.
Country: Uganda
Category: Practice
Keywords: HIV and AIDS , disease prevention and control , information and communication technologies
Language: eng
Organization: Text to Change
Organization: KHC - Kawempe Home Care
PAGE: [6]
Place: [Amsterdam etc.]
Publisher: Text to Change [etc.]
Year: [2011]
Region: East Africa
Right: © 2011 Text to Change & Kawempe Home Care
Subject: Health and Nutrition
Title: Kawempe Home Care initiative : Text to Change project : April to June quarterly report