Mobile Device

Use of Mobile Technology To Improve Acute Care Utilization in Sickle Cell Disease

Description: 

This research pilot tested a sickle cell disease mobile application that was found to reduce acute care visits by patients with the condition.

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June 15, 2015 to November 30, 2018

A novel health information technology communication system to increase caregiver activation in the context of hospital-based pediatric hematopoietic cell transplantation: a pilot study.

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Registry-Assisted Dissemination of Mobile Pain Management for Youth With Arthritis

Description: 

The researchers developed a mobile health application to distribute evidence-based pain self-management strategies to patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2018

Intervention INC: Interactive Nutrition Comics for Urban Minority Youth

Description: 

The research team designed and developed “Invention INC,” an interactive nutrition comic for dietary self-management, focused on reducing childhood obesity risk in urban minority youth.

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April 1, 2016 to September 30, 2018

Developing an Interactive Patient-Centered mHealth Tool to Enhance Post-Cystectomy Care

Description: 

This project explored novel strategies that incorporated patient-centered outcomes and improved post-discharge care for radical cystectomy as well as other surgical oncology procedures that have the potential to reduce post-surgical readmissions.

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April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2019

Portals in Inpatient Care: Evaluating the Usability, Use, and Patient Experience Associated With Patient Portal Technology at the Bedside

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This study assessed the usability and impact of inpatient portals on patient experience, engagement, and perceptions of care.

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September 30, 2015 to September 29, 2017

Personalized Engagement Tool for Pediatric BMT Patients and Caregivers

Description: 

This project developed a tool to promote activation, communication, engagement, and self-management of pediatric blood and marrow transplant patients and their parents and found that patient-centric tools can successfully engage caregivers in hospital care.

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September 10, 2014 to February 28, 2017

Patient-Centered Data Visualizations for Diabetes

Description: 

This project developed a diabetes data visualization mobile application for adolescents and found that clinical and contextual data provided greater opportunity for self management and problem solving.

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May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2018

Design and Testing of a Mobile Cardiovascular Risk Service With Patient Partners

Description: 

This project developed and tested a mobile health application for a centralized, pharmacist-managed cardiovascular risk service to improve patient engagement in self-management of cardiovascular risk.

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April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2018

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