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Table 6 Number of studies by mobile phone category and outcome dimensions

From: The use of mobile phones for the prevention and control of arboviral diseases: a scoping review

Mobile phone services Performance Feasibility Acceptance Usability Costs Effectiveness
Mobile applications 9 6 3 5 2 2
Short message service (SMS) 2 2 2 n.a. 1 3
Mobile phone tracking data 2 3 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Camera phone 5 n.a. n.a. n.a. 1 n.a.
Simple mobile communication 1 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
  19 (52%) 11 (30%) 5 (13%) 5 (13%) 4 (11%) 5 (13%)
  1. n.a not available (No study provided information on that outcome)