Implementing electronic data capture at a well-established health and demographic surveillance site in rural northern Malawi

@inproceedings{Mclean2017ImplementingED,
  title={Implementing electronic data capture at a well-established health and demographic surveillance site in rural northern Malawi},
  author={Estelle Mclean and Albert Lazarous Nkhata Dube and Jacky Saul and Keith Branson and Mabvuto Luhanga and Oddie Mwiba and Fredrick Kalobekamo and Steffen Geis and Amelia Catharine Crampin},
  booktitle={Global health action},
  year={2017}
}
This article aims to assess multiple issues of resources, staffing, local opinion, data quality, cost, and security while transitioning to electronic data collection (EDC) at a long-running community research site in northern Malawi. Levels of missing and error fields, delay from data collection to availability, and average number of interviews per day were… CONTINUE READING