Published on in Vol 23, No 6 (2021): June

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/23294, first published .
Acceptability of the Medication Event Reminder Monitor for Promoting Adherence to Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Therapy in Two Indian Cities: Qualitative Study of Patients and Health Care Providers

Acceptability of the Medication Event Reminder Monitor for Promoting Adherence to Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Therapy in Two Indian Cities: Qualitative Study of Patients and Health Care Providers

Acceptability of the Medication Event Reminder Monitor for Promoting Adherence to Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Therapy in Two Indian Cities: Qualitative Study of Patients and Health Care Providers

Beena E Thomas 1*, PhD, MSW;  J Vignesh Kumar 1, PhD, MSW;  Murugesan Periyasamy 1, MA, PGDC;  Amit Subhash Khandewale 1, MSW;  J Hephzibah Mercy 1, MSW;  E Michael Raj 1, MSW;  S Kokila 1, MSc;  Apurva Shashikant Walgude 1, MA;  Gunjan Rahul Gaurkhede 1, MA, MSW;  Jagannath Dattatraya Kumbhar 1, MSW;  Senthanro Ovung 1, MSW;  Mariyamma Paul 1, MSW;  B Sathyan Rajkumar 1, MA;  Ramnath Subbaraman 2, 3, 4*, MSc, MD, FACP

1 Department of Social and Behavioural Research, ICMR- National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis , Chennai , IN

2 Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine , Boston, MA, US

3 Center for Global Public Health, Tufts University School of Medicine , Boston, MA, US

4 Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Tufts Medical Center , Boston, MA, US

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Ramnath Subbaraman, MSc, MD, FACP
  • Department of Public Health and Community Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine
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