Cervical cancer is a one of the highest-burden cancers among Indian women. Indian women living with HIV are at 15.7[95% CI 11.0-22.0] times higher risk of developing cervical cancer as compared to other women in same population. Systematized and well executed cervical cancer screening programs are known to significantly reduce cervical cancer burden.
An automated cell-phone based (‘sms’) reminder and clinical follow up system as a systematized public health intervention for screening and detection of cervical pre-cancer among HIV Infected women attending ART centres is needed.
Dummy excel based database of persons attending HIV clinic: Annexure E1 annexure-e1
Format of Individual E-Card for Cervical Cancer Screening : Annexure E2 annexure-e2
Technical requirements: Annexure E3 annexure-e3