Published on in Vol 7, No 8 (2019): August

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/13309, first published .
Using Telemedicine to Diagnose Surgical Site Infections in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Systematic Review

Using Telemedicine to Diagnose Surgical Site Infections in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Systematic Review

Using Telemedicine to Diagnose Surgical Site Infections in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Systematic Review

Journals

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  2. Merck B, Henarejos Pérez V, Villalonga Morales A, Barrasa Shaw A. Prevención de la infección del sitio quirúrgico mediante la educación de los pacientes: resultados de la misión médica MEDIPINAS. Cirugía Española 2022;100(4):247 View
  3. Senbekov M, Saliev T, Bukeyeva Z, Almabayeva A, Zhanaliyeva M, Aitenova N, Toishibekov Y, Fakhradiyev I, Fayn J. The Recent Progress and Applications of Digital Technologies in Healthcare: A Review. International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications 2020;2020:1 View
  4. Phuphanich M, Sinha K, Truong M, Pham Q. Telemedicine for Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation and Orthopedic Postoperative Rehabilitation. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America 2021;32(2):319 View
  5. Mende K, Venter T. Trapezoid Advancement Flaps for the Treatment of Severe Upper Extremity Burn Contractures Limiting the Risk of Recurrence. Annals of Plastic Surgery 2021;86(2):151 View
  6. Ng H, Huang D, Rajaratnam V. Diagnosing surgical site infections using telemedicine: A Systematic Review. The Surgeon 2022;20(4):e78 View
  7. Williams O, Faboya O, Omisanjo O. Parental Post‐operative Telephone Follow‐Up After Paediatric Day Case Surgery. World Journal of Surgery 2021;45(10):3222 View
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  9. Rochon M, Jawarchan A, Fagan F, Otter J, Tanner J. Image-based digital post-discharge surveillance in England: measuring patient enrolment, engagement, clinician response times, surgical site infection, and carbon footprint. Journal of Hospital Infection 2023;133:15 View
  10. Kateera F, Riviello R, Goodman A, Nkurunziza T, Cherian T, Bikorimana L, Nkurunziza J, Nahimana E, Habiyakare C, Ntakiyiruta G, Matousek A, Gaju E, Gruendl M, Powell B, Sonderman K, Koch R, Hedt-Gauthier B. The Effect and Feasibility of mHealth-Supported Surgical Site Infection Diagnosis by Community Health Workers After Cesarean Section in Rural Rwanda: Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2022;10(6):e35155 View
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  22. Stolz D, Mkorombindo T, Schumann D, Agusti A, Ash S, Bafadhel M, Bai C, Chalmers J, Criner G, Dharmage S, Franssen F, Frey U, Han M, Hansel N, Hawkins N, Kalhan R, Konigshoff M, Ko F, Parekh T, Powell P, Rutten-van Mölken M, Simpson J, Sin D, Song Y, Suki B, Troosters T, Washko G, Welte T, Dransfield M. Towards the elimination of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a Lancet Commission. The Lancet 2022;400(10356):921 View
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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Groen R, Gianaris K, Gueye M. Global Surgery. View