Published on in Vol 18, No 5 (2016): May

Potential Reach of mHealth Versus Traditional Mass Media for Prevention of Chronic Diseases: Evidence From a Nationally Representative Survey in a Middle-Income Country in Africa

Potential Reach of mHealth Versus Traditional Mass Media for Prevention of Chronic Diseases: Evidence From a Nationally Representative Survey in a Middle-Income Country in Africa

Potential Reach of mHealth Versus Traditional Mass Media for Prevention of Chronic Diseases: Evidence From a Nationally Representative Survey in a Middle-Income Country in Africa

Maryam Yepes 1, 2, RD, PhD;  Jürgen Maurer 1, PhD;  Barathi Viswanathan 3, RN;  Jude Gedeon 3, MD;  Pascal Bovet 2, 3, MPH, MD

1 Departments of Econometrics and Political Economics , University of Lausanne, Lausanne , CH

2 University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (IUMSP), Department of Biology and Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital, University of Lausanne, Lausanne , CH

3 Ministry of Health, Public Health Department , Victoria , SC

Corresponding Author:

  • Pascal Bovet, MPH, MD
  • University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (IUMSP)
  • Department of Biology and Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital
  • University of Lausanne
  • Route de la Corniche 10
  • Lausanne
  • CH
  • Phone: 41 +41 21 314 7272
  • Email: pascal.bovet@chuv.ch