Implementation research for digital technologies and tuberculosis

Implementation research for digital technologies and tuberculosis

Abbreviations and acryonyms

  • ARTAntiretroviral treatment
  • AIArtificial intelligence
  • CADComputer-aided detection
  • CRXChest radiography
  • CBOsCommunity-based organisations
  • CEACost-effectiveness analysis
  • CRTCluster randomised trial
  • DALYDisability-adjusted life year
  • DATDigital adherence technology
  • DBTDirect benefit transfer
  • DLDistance learning
  • DOTDirectly observed therapy
  • EMMElectronic Medication Monitor
  • FGDFocus group discussion
  • ILFUInitial loss to follow up
  • IRImplementation Research
  • ICTInformation and communication technology
  • IRBInstitutional review body
  • IR4DTBImplementation research for digital technologies and tuberculosis toolkit
  • KIIKey informant interview
  • LISLaboratory information system
  • MDGMillennium Development Goals
  • MDR-TBMultidrug-resistant TB
  • NGOsNon-governmental organisations
  • NTPNational TB Programme
  • QALYQuality-adjusted life year
  • PFMSPublic financial management system
  • RCTRandomised controlled trial
  • RE-AIMReach, Effectiveness, Adoption, Implementation and Maintenance
  • SMSShort messaging service
  • SOPStandard operating procedure
  • SWOTStrengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats
  • TBTuberculosis
  • TDRSpecial Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases
  • TPTTB preventive treatment
  • ULISUniversal Laboratory Information System
  • VOTVirtual/video directly observed treatment
  • WHO/GTBWHO's Global TB Programme

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