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SHORT COMMUNICATION

Impact Assessment of Effectiveness, Acceptance and Usage of AYUSH Advisories and Measures in Prevention of COVID-19 through AYUSH Sanjivani Mobile Application

Ashwin C Chiluveri, Sumeet Goel, BCS Rao, Rajeshwari Singh, Deepak Londhe, Shobhit Kumar, MM Sharma, Leena V Chhatre

Keywords : AYUSH Sanjivani, COVID-19, Immune boosting measures, Mobile application,AYUSH advocacies

Citation Information : Chiluveri AC, Goel S, Rao B, Singh R, Londhe D, Kumar S, Sharma M, Chhatre LV. Impact Assessment of Effectiveness, Acceptance and Usage of AYUSH Advisories and Measures in Prevention of COVID-19 through AYUSH Sanjivani Mobile Application. J Drug Res Ayurvedic Sci 2020; 5 (1):63-66.

DOI: 10.5005/jdras-10059-0097

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 29-07-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Background: Ministry of AYUSH deals with developing education, research, and propagation of indigenous traditional medicine systems in India, and in view of public health challenge posed by COVID-19, the ministry had issued preventive and prophylactic advisories. Results and discussion: The advisories issued by Ministry comprises interventions from different AYUSH systems of medicine for preventive health measures and also for boosting immunity during COVID-19 crisis. Further, the Ministry has undertaken study through AYUSH Sanjivani mobile app for generating data of large population with a target of 5 million people. Generation of data on effectiveness, acceptance, and usage of AYUSH advocacies and measures among the population and its impact in the prevention of COVID-19 are the core expected outcomes. Conclusion: The present short communication is related to the prophylactic advisories issued by Ministry of AYUSH and details of objectives and expected outcomes of AYUSH Sanjivani mobile application developed by AYUSH Ministry.


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