A randomized trial of the effectiveness of computer-generated telephone messages in increasing immunization visits among preschool chidren.
To assess the effectiveness of computer-generated telephone reminder and recall messages in increasing preschool immunization visits.
Randomized, controlled trial.
Fourteen counties in urban and rural Georgia.
Children (N=8002) who were younger than 2 years ; had telephone numbers listed in preexisting computerized immunization databases ; and were due or late for immunization (s) during the 4-month enrollment period.
Households of children were randomized to receive or not receive a general or vaccine-specific computer-generated telephone reminder or recall message the day before the child was due, or immediately after randomization if the child was late.
Mots-clés Pascal : Vaccination, Programme sanitaire, Géorgie, Enfant, Nourrisson, Assistance ordinateur, Appel téléphonique, Evaluation, Téléphone, Messagerie, Efficacité, Prévention, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Vaccination, Sanitary program, Georgia, Child, Infant, Computer aid, Telephone call, Evaluation, Telephone, Message handling, Efficiency, Prevention, United States, North America, America, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0647020
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 09/06/1995.