Does phone messaging improves tuberculosis treatment success? A systematic review and meta-analysis

Kassahun D Gashu, Kassahun A Gelaye, Zeleke A Mekonnen, Richard Lester & Binyam Tilahun
Background: Compliance to anti-TB treatment is crucial in achieving cure and avoiding the emergence of drug resistance. Electronic health (eHealth) interventions are included in the strategy to end the global Tuberculosis (TB) epidemic by 2035. Evidences showed that mobile messaging systems could improve patient adherence to clinic appointment for diagnosis and treatment. This review aimed to assess the effect of mobile-phone messaging on anti-TB treatment success. Methods: All randomized controlled trial (RCT) and quasi-experimental studies...
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