Rajani S Sadasivam

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Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Collective-Intelligence Recommender Systems: Advancing Computer Tailoring for Health Behavior Change Into the 21st Century
    Rajani Shankar Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Department of Quantitative Health Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States
    J Med Internet Res 18:e42. 2016
  2. pmc An observational study of social and emotional support in smoking cessation Twitter accounts: content analysis of tweets
    Mary Rocheleau
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States
    J Med Internet Res 17:e18. 2015
  3. pmc Web-based smoking cessation intervention that transitions from inpatient to outpatient: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Kathleen F Harrington
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Birmingham, Alabama 35249 7337, USA
    Trials 13:123. 2012
  4. pmc Who participates in Web-assisted tobacco interventions? The QUIT-PRIMO and National Dental Practice-Based Research Network Hi-Quit studies
    Rajani Shankar Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Med Internet Res 15:e77. 2013
  5. pmc A meta-composite software development approach for translational research
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue N, Worcester, MA, 01655 0002, USA
    J Med Syst 37:9935. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Internet health information seeking is a team sport: analysis of the Pew Internet Survey
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences and Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655 0002, USA
    Int J Med Inform 82:193-200. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Development of a point-of-care HIV/AIDS medication dosing support system using the Android mobile platform
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Med Syst 36:1583-91. 2012
  8. pmc Development of an interactive, Web-delivered system to increase provider-patient engagement in smoking cessation
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01545, USA
    J Med Internet Res 13:e87. 2011
  9. pmc The QUIT-PRIMO provider-patient Internet-delivered smoking cessation referral intervention: a cluster-randomized comparative effectiveness trial: study protocol
    Thomas K Houston
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences and Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Implement Sci 5:87. 2010
  10. pmc Using a resource effect study pre-pilot to inform a large randomized trial: the Decide2Quit.Org Web-assisted tobacco intervention
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:789-98. 2012

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Collective-Intelligence Recommender Systems: Advancing Computer Tailoring for Health Behavior Change Into the 21st Century
    Rajani Shankar Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Department of Quantitative Health Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States
    J Med Internet Res 18:e42. 2016
    ..Augmenting current theory-based CTHC with empirical recommender systems could be evaluated as the next frontier for CTHC...
  2. pmc An observational study of social and emotional support in smoking cessation Twitter accounts: content analysis of tweets
    Mary Rocheleau
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States
    J Med Internet Res 17:e18. 2015
    ..Health communicators can use Twitter to inform smokers, provide social support, and attract them to other interventions. A key challenge for health researchers is how to frame their communications to maximize the engagement of smokers...
  3. pmc Web-based smoking cessation intervention that transitions from inpatient to outpatient: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Kathleen F Harrington
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Birmingham, Alabama 35249 7337, USA
    Trials 13:123. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Who participates in Web-assisted tobacco interventions? The QUIT-PRIMO and National Dental Practice-Based Research Network Hi-Quit studies
    Rajani Shankar Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Med Internet Res 15:e77. 2013
    ..Although effective, Web-assisted tobacco interventions are underutilized and recruitment is challenging. Understanding who participates in Web-assisted tobacco interventions may help in improving recruitment...
  5. pmc A meta-composite software development approach for translational research
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue N, Worcester, MA, 01655 0002, USA
    J Med Syst 37:9935. 2013
    ..We demonstrate the feasibility of our approach using a real-world translational research use case. We also present results of usability studies evaluating our approach for future refinements...
  6. doi request reprint Internet health information seeking is a team sport: analysis of the Pew Internet Survey
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences and Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655 0002, USA
    Int J Med Inform 82:193-200. 2013
    ..Identifying the unique characteristics of surrogate seekers would help in developing Internet interventions that better support these information seekers...
  7. doi request reprint Development of a point-of-care HIV/AIDS medication dosing support system using the Android mobile platform
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Med Syst 36:1583-91. 2012
    ..mHIV-Dr is being designed to provide dosing recommendations for front-line providers in developing countries. We also discuss the additional challenges in the implementation of the mHIV-Dr system in a resource limited setting...
  8. pmc Development of an interactive, Web-delivered system to increase provider-patient engagement in smoking cessation
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01545, USA
    J Med Internet Res 13:e87. 2011
    ..Patient self-management interventions for smoking cessation are effective but underused. Health care providers do not routinely refer smokers to these interventions...
  9. pmc The QUIT-PRIMO provider-patient Internet-delivered smoking cessation referral intervention: a cluster-randomized comparative effectiveness trial: study protocol
    Thomas K Houston
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences and Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Implement Sci 5:87. 2010
    ....
  10. pmc Using a resource effect study pre-pilot to inform a large randomized trial: the Decide2Quit.Org Web-assisted tobacco intervention
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:789-98. 2012
    ..One surprising finding, which needs further investigation, was that writing to our Tobacco Treatment Specialists was negatively associated with quit outcomes...
  11. pmc Impact of content-specific email reminders on provider participation in an online intervention: a dental PBRN study
    Thomas K Houston
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Bedford VAMC, Bedford, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 160:801-5. 2010
    ..Email contact, such as day of week an email is sent and notice of new content post-ing, is critical to longitudinal engagement. Further research is needed to understand which messages and how frequently, will maximize participation...
  12. doi request reprint Evaluating the QUIT-PRIMO clinical practice ePortal to increase smoker engagement with online cessation interventions: a national hybrid type 2 implementation study
    Thomas K Houston
    VA eHealth Quality Enhancement Research Initiative and Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA, USA
    Implement Sci 10:154. 2015
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Robot-assisted home hazard assessment for fall prevention: a feasibility study
    Rajani S Sadasivam
    Quantitative Health Sciences, Division of Health Informatics and Implementation Science, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 20:3-10. 2014
    ..The study found little agreement between the in-person and robot video hazard assessments. However, it identified several research questions about how to best use remotely-operated robots. ..