Evaluation of the effectiveness of a tailored mobile application in increasing the duration of wear of thermoplastic retainers: a randomised controlled trialDalya Al-Moghrabi
The 'My Retainers' mobile application is a patient-informed intervention designed to enhance removable retainer wear and improve patient experiences during the retention phase. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of receiving ‘My Retainers’ on objectively-assessed thermoplastic retainer wear time, stability and periodontal outcomes and participants’ experiences and knowledge related to retainers.
Engendering Women Data Use, Privacy, and Protection in Africa: Focus on Data Laws in South Africa and KenyaOlayinka Adeniyi
The discourse of data privacy and protection in Africa is an emerging one. While States in the region are bringing their legislation to speed in this field, the prevailing influence of patriarchy on every sector of the society extends to data privacy and protection as well. The inclusion of women in relevant legislation at this stage is pertinent and underscores the discourse of engendering women’s data privacy and protection. Women’s data privacy and protection, despite...