Mobile phone text messaging for improving the uptake of vaccinations : a systematic review

dc.contributor.advisorEngel, Mark Een_ZA
dc.contributor.advisorWiysonge, Charles Sen_ZA
dc.contributor.authorKalan, Robynen_ZA
dc.date.accessioned2015-06-30T08:00:10Z
dc.date.available2015-06-30T08:00:10Z
dc.date.issued2014en_ZA
dc.descriptionIncludes bibliographical references.en_ZA
dc.description.abstractThe research undertaken for this MPH dissertation examines the effectiveness of SMS as an intervention to promote vaccination. Part A is the research protocol, which outlines the background and the process of this research. This study utilizes systematic review methods based on those of the Cochrane Collaboration to synthesize the best current evidence from articles archived in various bibliographic databases and clinical trial registers. Part B presents the entire research project in a format suitable for journal submission. The background of this research project is summarised and the results are presented and discussed.en_ZA
dc.identifier.apacitationKalan, R. (2014). <i>Mobile phone text messaging for improving the uptake of vaccinations : a systematic review</i>. (Thesis). University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Health Sciences ,Department of Medicine. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/11427/13181en_ZA
dc.identifier.chicagocitationKalan, Robyn. <i>"Mobile phone text messaging for improving the uptake of vaccinations : a systematic review."</i> Thesis., University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Health Sciences ,Department of Medicine, 2014. http://hdl.handle.net/11427/13181en_ZA
dc.identifier.citationKalan, R. 2014. Mobile phone text messaging for improving the uptake of vaccinations : a systematic review. University of Cape Town.en_ZA
dc.identifier.ris TY - Thesis / Dissertation AU - Kalan, Robyn AB - The research undertaken for this MPH dissertation examines the effectiveness of SMS as an intervention to promote vaccination. Part A is the research protocol, which outlines the background and the process of this research. This study utilizes systematic review methods based on those of the Cochrane Collaboration to synthesize the best current evidence from articles archived in various bibliographic databases and clinical trial registers. Part B presents the entire research project in a format suitable for journal submission. The background of this research project is summarised and the results are presented and discussed. DA - 2014 DB - OpenUCT DP - University of Cape Town LK - https://open.uct.ac.za PB - University of Cape Town PY - 2014 T1 - Mobile phone text messaging for improving the uptake of vaccinations : a systematic review TI - Mobile phone text messaging for improving the uptake of vaccinations : a systematic review UR - http://hdl.handle.net/11427/13181 ER - en_ZA
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11427/13181
dc.identifier.vancouvercitationKalan R. Mobile phone text messaging for improving the uptake of vaccinations : a systematic review. [Thesis]. University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Health Sciences ,Department of Medicine, 2014 [cited yyyy month dd]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/11427/13181en_ZA
dc.language.isoengen_ZA
dc.publisher.departmentDepartment of Medicineen_ZA
dc.publisher.facultyFaculty of Health Sciencesen_ZA
dc.publisher.institutionUniversity of Cape Town
dc.subject.otherPublic Healthen_ZA
dc.titleMobile phone text messaging for improving the uptake of vaccinations : a systematic reviewen_ZA
dc.typeMaster Thesis
dc.type.qualificationlevelMasters
dc.type.qualificationnameMPHen_ZA
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