ASHA Manual and Meeting Resources in Telugu
educational resourceposted on 27.12.2020, 20:33 authored by Amanda ThriftAmanda Thrift, Roger EvansRoger Evans, Michaela Riddell, Rohina Joshi, Kamakshi Kartik, Kartik Kalyanram, Oduru Suresh, Rama Krishna Guggilla, Chaithanya Murthy Kocherlakota, Mini Joseph, Clara Chow, Pallab Maulik, AJAY MAHALAJAY MAHAL, Nihal Thomas
These resources are in Telugu, the local language of Andhra Pradesh. These are resources that can be used by trained health workers to teach people in their communities about hypertension, and empower them to self-manage their hypertension.
Details of the training program (in English), and its evaluation, are described in:
BMC Health Serv Res. 2018 May 2;18(1):320.
The resources include a training manual, flipcharts to aid in teaching, record keeping and handouts for patients to use at home. All of these are in Telugu. The English versions can be found at DOI: 10.4225/03/5967f9a94970d
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