Mobile Health

Use of Patient Buddy™ Application to Disseminate Knowledge & Prevent Readmission

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This project tested a mobile health application’s impact on reducing readmissions among patients with cirrhosis within 30 days of hospital discharge, and found it to be usable and feasible.

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April 6, 2015 to March 31, 2017

Using mHealth and Patient-Reported Outcomes to Deliver Evidence-Based Asthma Care

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This research developed and evaluated a mobile health application for patients with asthma.

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May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2018

Use of mHealth Technology for Supporting Symptom Management in Underserved Persons Living with HIV

Description: 

This project tested a mobile health application for HIV symptom management for people living with HIV and found an improvement in symptoms.

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April 3, 2015 to March 31, 2018

mHealth Delivery of a Motivational Intervention to Address Heavy Drinking Among College Students

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This project developed and tested a smartphone application of an alcohol intervention for college freshmen and found that it worked as well as a traditional in-person approach.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2018

An Integrated Closed-Loop Feedback System for Pediatric Cardiometabolic Disease

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This research developed a set of mHealth tools capable of collecting health behavior information with the hope that providing clinical feedback on these behaviors will reduce obesity and improve health behaviors among at-risk families.

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May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2018

Accessibility and Beyond: Designing Consumer Health IT for Disabled Individuals

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This project engaged individuals with physical, sensory, and cognitive disabilities to expand upon existing consumer mobile health application design guidance for social networks.

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May 5, 2015 to April 30, 2018

eHealth Activity Among African-American and White Cancer Survivors

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This study focuses on the use of eHealth in cancer survivors and will identify determinants of eHealth activity, provide insight into the role of eHealth in survivors’ overall personal health information management, and establish survivor-centered design principles for optimized eHealth tool development.

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September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2019

PRISM: Personalized Reminders for Immunizations using Short Messaging Systems

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This study will compare the use of personalized HPV vaccine text message reminders to conventional text message reminders among minority adolescents in a randomized trial.

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July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2019

Use of Electronic Personal Health Records as a Health Risk-Reduction Discussion Tool

Description: 

The Electronic Sexual Health Information Notification and Education study examined the use of mobile personal health records (PHRs) among black youth as a risk reduction tool for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections and found that they are useful discussion tools for partners.

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April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2016

Improving Adherence and Outcomes by Artificial Intelligence-Adapted Text Messages

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This project tested a reinforcement learning (RL) text messaging system, which tailors and adapts messages to the needs of patients with uncontrolled hypertension to promote medication adherence, and found it to be feasible and adaptive.

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April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2017