Self-Management

Interactive Patient-Centered Discharge Toolkit To Promote Self-Management During Transitions

Description: 

This project will implement and evaluate a previously developed, interactive, patient-centered discharge toolkit to improve the transition of care from the inpatient to outpatient settings.

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September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2019

A Geofencing-Based Adaptive Messaging System to Support Patient Self-Management of a Low-Sodium Diet in Hypertension

Description: 

This research developed and evaluated mobile application messages that assisted individuals with hypertension to adhere to a low-sodium diet.

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May 3, 2016 to April 30, 2019

Self-Management via Health Kiosk by Community-Residing Older Adults

Description: 

This project will investigate older adults’ perceptions of, motivations to use, and patterns of using an adaptive, community-based, multiuser health kiosk.

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September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2019

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

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

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

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

Description: 

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

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

Accessibility and Beyond: Designing Consumer Health IT for Disabled Individuals

Description: 

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