CE - 17.22

Title: 

mUzima Android: Implementing delta synchronization of Cohorts for OpenMRS

Author(s): 

Vishal Shankar

Oral Defence Date: 

07/18/2017

Location: 

TH 434

Committee: 

Profs. Arno Puder and Barry Levine

Abstract: 

This project is aimed at identifying and enhancing the workflow of data synced on a mobile phone device for the application mUzima - an OpenMRS client for the Android platform. The project required to improve the core OpenMRS platform and to modify the existing data model to store expanded details for a Cohort of patients. The expanded Cohort details included the membership period for which a patient belonged to a particular Cohort. This inclusion of membership provided a basis for enhancing the data synchronization method for the Android client mUzima.

Keywords: 

OpenMRS, Cohort, Expanded details, Membership, Delta Synchronization, Android, mUzima