A study conducted in Colombia on the use of mobile applications for early detection of cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL).
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MHealth, which utilizes smartphones in remote areas where access to medical services is limited, is a promising means of bridging the gap. In this research, we evaluate the ease of use, sensitivity, reliability, etc. in areas where CL is prevalent, using the created mobile application.The authors say the app is easy to understand and sensitive to detection. He also argues that the use of mHealth technology may improve access to people with poor medical services.
Adaptation and performance of a mobile application for early detection of cutaneous leishmaniasis
Rubiano L, Alexander NDE, Castillo RM, et al.
PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. Public Library of Science (PLoS).2021; 15 (2) : e0008989.