Mobile Health

Optimizing Acute Post-Operative Dental Pain Management Using New Health Information Technology

Description: 

This project will use mobile health technology to collect patient-reported outcomes after dental procedures to optimize the quality of acute post-operative dental pain management.

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Project Dates: 
August 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

The Wise App Trial for Improving Health Outcomes in PLWH

Description: 

This study will design a user-centered smartphone application linked to a smart pill box with the goal of improving medication adherence for people living with HIV.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2016 to September 29, 2021

StartSmart(TM): Health Information Technology to Improve Adherence to Prenatal Guidelines

Description: 

This project will develop a mobile health application to improve screening, intervention, and referrals in the care of pregnant women.

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Project Dates: 
July 1, 2016 to December 31, 2018

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

Description: 

This project will develop and test the effectiveness of a mobile application to help patients with hypertension reduce their dietary sodium intake by using mobile notifications at grocery stores and restaurants.

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May 3, 2016 to April 30, 2019

TJR Guru--a Mobile App for Shared Informed Decisionmaking in Total Joint Replacement Surgery

Description: 

This project developed and pilot-tested TJR App, a mobile application designed to help patients with osteoarthritis track their pain and activity, and found that app users were more likely to track symptoms consistently, when compared to non-users.

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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2018

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

Description: 

This project will evaluate the impact of a sickle cell disease mobile application on reducing acute care visits by patients with the condition.

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Project Dates: 
June 15, 2015 to November 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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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2016 to September 30, 2018

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

Description: 

This project will develop a mobile health tool that will prospectively collect patient-centered outcomes data on key symptoms of postoperative bladder cancer patients.

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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2019

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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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2015 to March 31, 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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Project Dates: 
April 6, 2015 to March 31, 2017