The effect of digital dosing monitoring and mobile phone reminders upon the adherence of patients treated for tuberculosis in Vietnam.


STUDY SITES: Thanh Hoa province

TIMELINE: April 2017 – June 2020

PROJECT IMPLEMENTER: National Lung Hospital / National TB Program

FUNDED BY: Australian Respiratory Council

CORE STAKEHOLDER: Thanh Hoa Lung Hospital

PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of digital adherence support, among outpatients with newly diagnosed smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis treated in Vietnam.

This study was registered as a clinical trial under number: ACTRN12618000956202