Health in Action

Integration of Information Technologies in Clinical Studies in Nicaragua

  • William Avilés,
  • Oscar Ortega,
  • Guillermina Kuan,
  • Josefina Coloma,
  • Eva Harris mail

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  • Published: October 23, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0040291
  • Published in PLOS Medicine

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Author Contributions

WA designed the study. WA, OO, and EH analyzed data. All authors contributed to writing the paper. OO enrolled patients. WA and OO collected data. GK and EH supervised and facilitated the study. JC was involved in the research and procurement of all the hardware and technologies described.