March 12, 2012
7:00 am

Smartphones more accurate, faster, cheaper for disease surveillance

Smartphones are showing promise in disease surveillance in the developing world. The Kenya Ministry of Health, along with researchers in Kenya for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, found that smartphone use was cheaper than traditional paper survey methods to gather disease information, after the initial set-up cost.


This article originally appeared here: https://tools.cdc.gov/api/embed/downloader/download.asp?m=132608&c=307798. The source website for this article is CDC Newsroom Feed.
The original publication date for this article is March 12, 2012 12:00 pm

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