[EpiData-list] PDA entry

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Wed Oct 15 17:30:58 CDT 2008


See the email from WHO below - many thanks to Leanne.

Best regards,
Maximilian de Courten MD, MPH

On 15/10/2008, at 22:49, "Riley, Leanne" <rileyl at who.int> wrote:

> Thanks Max.  Tony, my email at WHO is:
>
> rileyl at who.int
>
> We would be happy to share our survey software (we call it eSTEPS)  
> with
> you.  Best wishes, Leanne
>
>
>
> Leanne Riley
> Team Leader, Surveillance
> Department of Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion
> World Health Organization
> 20 Avenue Appia
> CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
> Tel: +41 22 791 4319
> Email:  rileyl at who.int
>
> Please consider the environment before printing this email
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: de Courten Maximilian [mailto:max.decourten at med.monash.edu.au]
> Sent: 15 October 2008 03:45
> To: epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca
> Cc: Riley, Leanne
> Subject: Re: [EpiData-list] PDA entry
>
> Hello Tony,
>
> The WHO has commissioned a PDA-based data capture software which is  
> easy
> to use for any questionnaire, contains various types of question types
> (radio-button, tick-box, multiple answers, free-text fields, numeric
> fields) and safes the data in the .rec format. The software is  
> available
> through WHO and was used in several surveys and some cost- comparison
> against paper-based surveys were done too.
> Best to contact Leanne Riley from WHO about its availability.
>
> Best regards
>   Max
>
> On 15/10/2008, at 7:51 AM, epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca wrote:
>
>> Does anyone have any experience or suggestions for suitable data
>> capture software on PDAs that will collect data in a form usable by
>> EpiData?
>> We're looking to do an immunisation survey. Flat file will be
>> sufficient, no need for related fields.
>>
>> Tony Stewart
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