Summary: Systems used to prompt or aid the memory. The systems can be computerized reminders, color coding, telephone calls, or devices such as letters and postcards.
Publications295 found, 100 shown here
- Use of electronic reminder devices to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy: a systematic reviewJulie Wise
Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:495-504. 2008..Further and more rigorous research is warranted...
- Mobile phone technologies improve adherence to antiretroviral treatment in a resource-limited setting: a randomized controlled trial of text message remindersCristian Pop-Eleches
School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
AIDS 25:825-34. 2011..This study tested the efficacy of short message service (SMS) reminders on adherence to ART among patients attending a rural clinic in Kenya...
- Overriding of drug safety alerts in computerized physician order entryHeleen van der Sijs
Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Erasmus University Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:138-47. 2006..Studies on cognitive processes playing a role in overriding drug safety alerts are lacking...
- A daily SMS reminder increases adherence to asthma treatment: a three-month follow-up studyUlla Strandbygaard
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen NV, Denmark
Respir Med 104:166-71. 2010..This study examined the impact of receiving a daily text message reminder on one's cell phone on adherence to asthma treatment...
- The impact of short message service text messages sent as appointment reminders to patients' cell phones at outpatient clinics in São Paulo, BrazilThiago Martini da Costa
Postgraduate Program in Health Informatics, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Rua Botucatu 862, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Int J Med Inform 79:65-70. 2010....
- Comparison of an SMS text messaging and phone reminder to improve attendance at a health promotion center: a randomized controlled trialZhou Wen Chen
Department of General Practice, Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310016, China
J Zhejiang Univ Sci B 9:34-8. 2008..To compare the efficacy of a short messaging service (SMS) text messaging and phone reminder to improve attendance rates at a health promotion center...
- Measuring the impact of diagnostic decision support on the quality of clinical decision making: development of a reliable and valid composite scorePadmanabhan Ramnarayan
Department of Paediatrics, St Mary s Hospital, London, England
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:563-72. 2003..This report describes a reliable and valid scoring technique to measure the quality of clinical decision plans in an acute medical setting, where diagnostic decision support tools might prove most useful...
- The use of text messaging to improve attendance in primary care: a randomized controlled trialKwok Chi Leong
Department of Family Medicine, International Medical University Puchong, Jalan Rasah, Malaysia
Fam Pract 23:699-705. 2006..Non-attendance is common in primary care and previous studies have reported that reminders were useful in reducing broken appointments...
- Design of a randomized trial to evaluate the influence of mobile phone reminders on adherence to first line antiretroviral treatment in South India--the HIVIND study protocolAyesha De Costa
Division of Global Health, Nobels väg 9, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
BMC Med Res Methodol 10:25. 2010..This paper presents the study protocol for a trial, to evaluate the influence of mobile phone reminders on adherence to first-line antiretroviral treatment in South India...
- Texting appointment reminders to repeated non-attenders in primary care: randomised controlled studyK Fairhurst
Division of Community Health Sciences GP section, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Qual Saf Health Care 17:373-6. 2008..Failure to attend appointments compromises health service efficiency. Despite considerable interest in using novel technologies to improve attendance, evidence from rigorously conducted controlled studies is lacking...
- Timely follow-up of abnormal diagnostic imaging test results in an outpatient setting: are electronic medical records achieving their potential?Hardeep Singh
Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Service, Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
Arch Intern Med 169:1578-86. 2009....
- Efficacy of patient letter reminders on cervical cancer screening: a meta-analysisD S Tseng
Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
J Gen Intern Med 16:563-8. 2001..To perform a meta-analysis on existing randomized controlled trials to investigate the efficacy of patient letter reminders on increasing cervical cancer screening using Pap smears...
- A randomized controlled trial of the impact of targeted and tailored interventions on colorectal cancer screeningRonald E Myers
Department of Medical Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
Cancer 110:2083-91. 2007..Colorectal cancer screening is underutilized. The objective of the current study was to determine whether targeted and tailored interventions can increase screening use...
- Effects of quality improvement strategies for type 2 diabetes on glycemic control: a meta-regression analysisKaveh G Shojania
Ottawa Health Research Institute and Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
JAMA 296:427-40. 2006..There have been numerous reports of interventions designed to improve the care of patients with diabetes, but the effectiveness of such interventions is unclear...
- Text message reminders of appointments: a pilot intervention at four community mental health clinics in LondonHannah Sims
Department of Psychosis Studies, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
Psychiatr Serv 63:161-8. 2012..The authors examined the effect of short message service (SMS), or text message, reminders on the attendance of appointments at four community mental health clinics in London...
- A physician reminder to improve postpartum diabetes screening in women with gestational diabetes mellitusIliana C Lega
Women s College Hospital, Women s College Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 95:352-7. 2012..Guidelines recommend screening for diabetes postpartum, but screening rates are low. We evaluated the effect of a physician reminder on postpartum screening and in women with GDM...
- Exploring barriers and facilitators to the use of computerized clinical remindersJason J Saleem
VA GAPS Center, Cincinnati VAMC, 3200 Vine Street, MDP 111, Cincinnati, OH 45220, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:438-47. 2005..However, since clinician adherence to CR recommendations is quite variable and declines over time, we conducted observations to determine barriers and facilitators to the effective use of CRs...
- Population-based outreach for Chlamydia screening in men: results from a randomized trialDelia Scholes
Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Sex Transm Dis 34:837-9. 2007..To evaluate the feasibility and efficacy of population-based outreach strategies to improve genital Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) screening in men...
- How effective are short message service reminders at increasing clinic attendance? A meta-analysis and systematic reviewRebecca Guy
The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia
Health Serv Res 47:614-32. 2012..We undertook a review of studies that assessed the effectiveness of SMS reminders at increasing the uptake of appointments in health care settings...
- The use and effectiveness of electronic clinical decision support tools in the ambulatory/primary care setting: a systematic review of the literatureCathy Bryan
Department of Health Management and Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
Inform Prim Care 16:79-91. 2008..The objective of this paper is to evaluate the recent literature for both the types and effectiveness of electronic CDSS in the primary care setting...
- Text messaging reminders to reduce non-attendance in chronic disease follow-up: a clinical trialSu May Liew
Department of Primary Care Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Br J Gen Pract 59:916-20. 2009..However, no study has looked specifically at using text messaging reminders to reduce non-attendance in chronic disease care...
- Impact of electronic health record-based alerts on influenza vaccination for children with asthmaAlexander G Fiks
Pediatric Generalist Research Group, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Pediatrics 124:159-69. 2009..The goal was to assess the impact of influenza vaccine clinical alerts on missed opportunities for vaccination and on overall influenza immunization rates for children and adolescents with asthma...
- Text messaging for enhancement of testing and treatment for tuberculosis, human immunodeficiency virus, and syphilis: a survey of attitudes toward cellular phones and healthcareAnna K Person
Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Telemed J E Health 17:189-95. 2011....
- Adherence to antiretroviral treatment in HIV-positive patients in the Cameroon context: promoting the use of medication reminder methodsPerrine Roux
INSERM, U912, SE4S, Marseille, Bouches du rhone, France
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 57:S40-3. 2011..Antiretroviral treatment (ART) scale-up in sub-Saharan Africa has made it possible to investigate the maintenance of adherence to HIV medications. We describe here adherence to ART and identify its correlates in the Cameroonian context...
- Exploring the patterns of use and the feasibility of using cellular phones for clinic appointment reminders and adherence messages in an antiretroviral treatment clinic, Durban, South AfricaTamaryn Crankshaw
McCord Hospital, Durban, South Africa
AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:729-34. 2010..The use of cellular phones for intervention purposes is feasible and should be further investigated. The findings highlight the value of gender-based analyses in informing interventions...
- Prescribers' responses to alerts during medication ordering in the long term care settingJames Judge
Meyers Primary Care Institute, 630 Plantation Street, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:385-90. 2006....
- Prompting clinicians about preventive care measures: a systematic review of randomized controlled trialsJudith W Dexheimer
Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:311-20. 2008..Despite increased implementation of electronic health records, randomized controlled trials evaluating computerized reminder systems are infrequent.
- Finding the minimal intervention needed for sustained mammography adherenceJennifer M Gierisch
Division of General Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center and Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VAMC, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
Am J Prev Med 39:334-44. 2010..Regular adherence to mammography screening saves lives, yet few women receive regular mammograms...
- How much does a reminder letter increase cervical screening among under-screened women in NSW?Stephen Morrell
School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, New South Wales
Aust N Z J Public Health 29:78-84. 2005..To evaluate a direct mail-out campaign to increase Pap screening rates in women who have not had a test in 48 months...
- Use of an on-line pager system to increase adherence to antiretroviral medicationsS A Safren
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
AIDS Care 15:787-93. 2003..While the provision of a reminder system helped improve adherence, it is likely that more intensive interventions are required for patients with pre-existing problems...
- Reduction of missed appointments at an urban primary care clinic: a randomised controlled studyNoelle Junod Perron
Division of Primary Care, Department of Community Medicine and Primary Care, Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
BMC Fam Pract 11:79. 2010..The aim of this study was to test the effectiveness of a sequential intervention reminding patients of their upcoming appointment and to identify the profile of patients missing their appointments...
- Medication adherence: emerging use of technologyBradi B Granger
Duke Translational Nursing Institute, Duke University School of Nursing, Duke Heart Center and Duke University Health System, Durham, North Carolina 27503, USA
Curr Opin Cardiol 26:279-87. 2011..This review focuses on research that tests these emerging technologies and evaluates the effect of technology-based adherence interventions on cardiovascular outcomes...
- Text message reminders to promote human papillomavirus vaccinationElyse Olshen Kharbanda
Division of General Pediatrics, Columbia University NY, NY 10032, USA
Vaccine 29:2537-41. 2011..To implement and evaluate text message reminders for the second (HPV2) and third (HPV3) vaccine doses...
- The Cameroon mobile phone SMS (CAMPS) trial: a protocol for a randomized controlled trial of mobile phone text messaging versus usual care for improving adherence to highly active anti-retroviral therapyLawrence Mbuagbaw
Centre for the Development of Best Practices in Health CDBPH, Yaounde Central Hospital, Avenue Henri Dunant, Messa, PO Box 87, Yaounde, Cameroon
Trials 12:5. 2011..This trial aims at testing the efficacy of weekly reminder and motivational text messages, compared to usual care in improving adherence to Highly Active Antiretroviral Treatment in patients attending a clinic in Yaoundé, Cameroon...
- The effectiveness of implementing a reminder system into routine clinical practice: does it increase postpartum screening in women with gestational diabetes?A K Shea
Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Chronic Dis Can 31:58-64. 2011..The current study examined whether the implementation of a reminder system improved screening rates...
- Pilot study of an interactive voice response system to improve medication refill complianceKristen Reidel
Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A3, Canada
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:46. 2008..We tested two novel features: personalized, medication-specific reminder messages and communication via voice recognition...
- FluAlert: a qualitative evaluation of providers' desired characteristics and concerns regarding computerized influenza vaccination alertsEileen Birmingham
Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Prev Med 52:274-7. 2011..To explore pediatric providers' perceived barriers to influenza vaccine delivery, and desired characteristics and potential concerns regarding an influenza vaccine alert integrated into the electronic health record (EHR)...
- Understanding the management of electronic test result notifications in the outpatient settingSylvia J Hysong
Houston VA Health Sciences Research and Development Center of Excellence, The Center of Inquiry to Improve Outpatient Safety Through Effective Electronic Communication, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:22. 2011..We sought to understand barriers, facilitators, and potential interventions for safe and effective management of abnormal test result delivery via electronic alerts...
- A randomized trial of the effectiveness of on-demand versus computer-triggered drug decision support in primary careRobyn Tamblyn
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Morrice House, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal Quebec, Canada, H3A 1A3
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:430-8. 2008..Physicians in each study condition were able to preset levels that triggered alerts...
- Advance notification letters increase adherence in colorectal cancer screening: a population-based randomized trialA H C van Roon
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus University Medical Centre, s Gravendijkwal 230, 3015 CE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Prev Med 52:448-51. 2011..An advance notification letter may increase adherence, however, no population-based randomized trials have been conducted to provide evidence of this...
- A survey of factors affecting clinician acceptance of clinical decision supportDean F Sittig
Department of Medical Informatics, Northwest Permanente PC, Portland, OR, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:6. 2006..We hypothesized that factors affecting CDS system acceptance could be categorized as relating to differences in patients, physicians, CDS-type, or environmental characteristics...
- Drug safety alert generation and overriding in a large Dutch university medical centreHeleen van der Sijs
Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:941-7. 2009..To evaluate numbers and types of drug safety alerts generated and overridden in a large Dutch university medical centre...
- The effectiveness of outpatient appointment reminder systems in reducing no-show ratesAmay Parikh
Department of Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Am J Med 123:542-8. 2010..An automated telephone appointment reminder system may decrease the no-show rate. Understanding characteristics of patients who miss their appointments will aid in the formulation of interventions to reduce no-show rates...
- A trial of automated decision support alerts for contraindicated medications using computerized physician order entryWilliam L Galanter
University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine M C 718, 840 S Wood St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:269-74. 2005..Because renal insufficiency is a common source of medication errors, the authors studied a trial of alerts designed to reduce inpatient administration of medications contraindicated due to renal insufficiency...
- Randomized trial to improve prescribing safety in ambulatory elderly patientsMarsha A Raebel
Clinical Research Unit, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, Colorado 80237 8066, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 55:977-85. 2007....
- SMS text messaging improves outpatient attendanceSean R Downer
Royal Children s Hospital, Flemington Road, Parkville, Melbourne, VIC 3052, Australia
Aust Health Rev 30:389-96. 2006..To evaluate the operational and financial efficacy of sending short message service (SMS) text message reminders to the mobile telephones of patients with scheduled outpatient clinic appointments...
- Using mobile phones to improve clinic attendance amongst an antiretroviral treatment cohort in rural Uganda: a cross-sectional and prospective studySetor Kunutsor
Nuffield Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds University, Leeds, UK
AIDS Behav 14:1347-52. 2010..Privacy and confidentiality issues were not considered deterrents. Mobile phones have a potential for use in resource-constrained settings to substantially improve the clinical management of HIV/AIDS...
- Tiering drug-drug interaction alerts by severity increases compliance ratesMarilyn D Paterno
Department of Information Systems, Partners Health Care System, Inc, 93 Worcester Street, Suite 201, Wellesley Hills, MA 02481, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:40-6. 2009..We sought to determine if rates of provider compliance with DDI alerts in the inpatient setting differed when a tiered presentation was implemented...
- A randomized controlled trial comparing the effects of counseling and alarm device on HAART adherence and virologic outcomesMichael H Chung
Department of Global Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
PLoS Med 8:e1000422. 2011..This study compared the impact of counseling and use of an alarm device on adherence and biological outcomes in a resource-limited setting...
- Can wireless text messaging improve adherence to preventive activities? Results of a randomised controlled trialMihail Cocosila
School of Business, Athabasca University, Athabasca, Alberta, Canada
Int J Med Inform 78:230-8. 2009..To determine the effectiveness of cell phone wireless text messaging for improving adherence to a healthy behaviour...
- Response rates in postal surveys of healthcare professionals between 1996 and 2005: an observational studyJulia V Cook
Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4AA, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 9:160. 2009....
- Changes in performance after implementation of a multifaceted electronic-health-record-based quality improvement systemStephen D Persell
Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Med Care 49:117-25. 2011..Electronic health record (EHR) systems have the potential to revolutionize quality improvement (QI) methods by enhancing quality measurement and integrating multiple proven QI strategies...
- Screening for type 2 diabetes following gestational diabetes: family physician and patient perspectivesErin Keely
Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa in Ontario, Canada
Can Fam Physician 56:558-63. 2010....
- Provider management strategies of abnormal test result alerts: a cognitive task analysisSylvia J Hysong
Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:71-7. 2010....
- Text4Health: a qualitative evaluation of parental readiness for text message immunization remindersElyse Olshen Kharbanda
Department of Pediatrics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 622 West 168th St, VC402, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Public Health 99:2176-8. 2009..Parents preferred text message reminders to be brief and personalized. Most parents were able to retrieve sample text messages but many had difficulty with interactive texting...
- Practitioners' views on computerized drug-drug interaction alerts in the VA systemYu Ko
College of Pharmacy, University of Arizona, Drachman B307F, 1295 N Martin, Tucson, AZ 85721 0207, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:56-64. 2007..To assess Veterans Affairs (VA) prescribers' and pharmacists' opinions about computer-generated drug-drug interaction (DDI) alerts and obtain suggestions for improving DDI alerts...
- Failed appointments in an orthodontic clinicAnnemieke Bos
Department of Orthodontics and Social Dentistry, Academic Centre of Dentistry, Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 127:355-7. 2005..It was hypothesized that a reminder would reduce the failed attendance rate and that the form of the reminder would be irrelevant...
- Computer reminders for Chlamydia screening in general practice: a randomized controlled trialJennifer Walker
University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Sex Transm Dis 37:445-50. 2010..The aim of this trial was to determine the effectiveness of a computer alert in general practice on chlamydia testing in young women...
- Telephone reminders are effective in recruiting nonresponding patients to randomized controlled trialsPal Nystuen
Norwegian Directorate for Health and Social Welfare, Department of Social Services Research, PO Box 8054 Dep, Oslo N 0031, Norway
J Clin Epidemiol 57:773-6. 2004..Studies investigating means of recruiting participants to randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are sparse. We investigated the effects of telephone reminders as a recruitment strategy...
- A two-way messaging system to enhance antiretroviral adherencePeter J Dunbar
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:11-5. 2003..The study suggests that it is feasible to use an automated wireless two-way messaging system to communicate with HIV-positive patients over an extended period of time...
- Assessment of the potential impact of a reminder system on the reduction of diagnostic errors: a quasi-experimental studyPadmanabhan Ramnarayan
Children s Acute Transport Service CATS, 44B Bedford Row, London, WC1H 4LL, UK
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:22. 2006....
- Improving medication adherence in diabetes type 2 patients through Real Time Medication Monitoring: a randomised controlled trial to evaluate the effect of monitoring patients' medication use combined with short message service (SMS) remindersMarcia Vervloet
NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, P O Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
BMC Health Serv Res 11:5. 2011..This combination of monitoring and tailored reminders provides opportunities to improve adherence. This article describes the design of an intervention study aimed at evaluating the effect of RTMM on adherence to oral antidiabetics...
- SMS reminders in the UK national health service: an evaluation of its impact on "no-shows" at hospital out-patient clinicsRobin G Milne
Department of Economics, University of Glasgow, G12 8RT UK
Health Care Manage Rev 31:130-6. 2006..The study evaluates their use to reduce nonattendance at out-patient clinics. The impact is modest, but so also is the cost, about 7.50 pounds (13.13 dollars, 10.88 euros) per "no-show" avoided...
- The use of cell phone reminder calls for assisting HIV-infected adolescents and young adults to adhere to highly active antiretroviral therapy: a pilot studyJoseph A Puccio
Division of Adolescent Medicine, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:438-44. 2006..Larger prospective studies of cell phone observation of therapy will be needed to determine if this intervention can improve long-term adherence and health outcomes...
- Addressing immunization barriers, benefits, and risksSanford R Kimmel
Department of Family Medicine, University of Toledo College of Medicine, Toledo, OH, USA
J Fam Pract 56:S61-9. 2007..They must also clearly communicate vaccine benefits and risks while understanding those factors that affect an individual's acceptance and perception of those benefits and risks...
- Impact of clinical alerts within an electronic health record on routine childhood immunization in an urban pediatric populationAlexander G Fiks
Pediatric Research Consortium, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, Room 1546, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Pediatrics 120:707-14. 2007....
- Self-sampling versus reminder letter: effects on cervical cancer screening attendance and coverage in FinlandAnni Virtanen
Mass Screening Registry, Finnish Cancer Registry, Helsinki, Finland
Int J Cancer 128:2681-7. 2011..Self-sampling might be slightly more successful in this, but the effects on screening coverage were similar in both groups...
- Encouraging attendance at outpatient appointments: can we do more?R Henderson
NHS Grampian, Summerfield House, 2 Eday Road, Aberdeen
Scott Med J 53:9-12. 2008..Therefore, a literature review was undertaken to assess the effectiveness of appointment reminders as a means of increasing attendance and reducing 'Did not Attend' rates at new outpatient appointments...
- The effect of reminder letters on the uptake of an e-learning programme on dementia: a randomized trial in general practiceFrans Boch Waldorff
Research Unit and Department of General Practice, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, 1014 Copenhagen, Denmark
Fam Pract 26:466-71. 2009..The aim of the present study was to evaluate whether three reminder letters mailed to GPs after dissemination of a Dementia Guideline increased the GPs' use of the corresponding e-learning programme (ELP)...
- A mixed method study of the merits of e-prescribing drug alerts in primary careKate L Lapane
Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
J Gen Intern Med 23:442-6. 2008..The objective of this paper was to describe primary care prescribers' perspectives on electronic prescribing drug alerts at the point of prescribing...
- Patient mobile telephone 'text' reminder: a novel way to reduce non-attendance at the ENT out-patient clinicM Geraghty
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Adelaide and Meath and The National Children s Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin, Ireland
J Laryngol Otol 122:296-8. 2008....
- Telephone reminders improve adolescent clinic attendance: a randomized controlled trialS M Sawyer
Centre for Adolescent Health, Department of Paediatrics, Royal Children s Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
J Paediatr Child Health 38:79-83. 2002..To measure the effect of telephone reminders on adolescent clinic attendance...
- The effect of patient reminders on the use of screening mammography in an urban health department primary care settingM S Simon
Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 65:63-70. 2001..In conclusion, letters targeted at women due for screening mammograms did not have a beneficial effect on mammography utilization above and beyond that of a physician medical record reminder...
- Interventions that increase use of adult immunization and cancer screening services: a meta-analysisErin G Stone
Southern California Evidence Based Practice Center, Santa Monica, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
Ann Intern Med 136:641-51. 2002..Thus, we quantitatively assessed the relative effectiveness of previously studied approaches for improving adherence to adult immunization and cancer screening guidelines...
- Designing a mobile phone-based intervention to promote adherence to antiretroviral therapy in South IndiaAnita Shet
Department of Pediatrics, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India
AIDS Behav 14:716-20. 2010..Loss of privacy was not considered a deterrent. The study presents important considerations in the design of a mobile phone-based adherence intervention in India...
- Telephone counseling and attendance in a national mammography-screening program a randomized controlled trialKatrin Hegenscheid
Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology, Ernst Moritz Arndt University Medical Center Greifswald, Germany
Am J Prev Med 41:421-7. 2011..The aim of this study was to investigate whether additional telephone counseling improves attendance among nonresponders and the level of satisfaction with telephone counseling...
- The efficacy of computer reminders on external quality assessment for point-of-care testing in Danish general practice: rationale and methodology for two randomized trialsFrans B Waldorff
The Research Unit for General Practice and Section of General Practice, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Implement Sci 6:79. 2011..The overall aim of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of ComRem to improve GPs adherence to quality guidelines. This article describes the rationale and methods of the study that constitute this research project...
- The use of computer vision in an intelligent environment to support aging-in-place, safety, and independence in the homeAlex Mihailidis
Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto ON M5G 1V7, Canada
IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 8:238-47. 2004..A discussion of the results obtained to date is presented, including technical and social issues that remain for the advancement and acceptance of this type of technology within pervasive healthcare...
- The safety net: a cost-effective approach to improving breast and cervical cancer screeningThomas M Vogt
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:789-98. 2003..to determine the relation of an invasive cervical cancer diagnosis to the interval since the last true screening test...
- Helping patients follow prescribed treatment: clinical applicationsR Brian Haynes
Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University Faculty of Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
JAMA 288:2880-3. 2002..Successful interventions for long-term regimens are all labor-intensive but ultimately can be cost-effective...
- Increasing response to a postal survey of sedentary patients - a randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN45665423]Roger A Harrison
Research Scientist in Public Health, Directorate of Public Health, Bolton Primary Care Trust, Bolton, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 4:31. 2004....
- Changing clinical practice through patient specific reminders available at the time of the clinical encounter: systematic review and meta-analysisTim A Holt
Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, 2nd Floor, 23 38 Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford, OX1 2ET, UK
J Gen Intern Med 27:974-84. 2012..To synthesise current evidence for the influence on clinical behaviour of patient-specific electronically generated reminders available at the time of the clinical encounter...
- The impact of computer-generated messages on childhood immunization coverageE F Dini
National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Am J Prev Med 18:132-9. 2000..This study assesses the sustained impact of computer-generated messages on immunization coverage during the first two years of life...
- Effect of telephone reminder/recall on adolescent immunization and preventive visits: results from a randomized clinical trialPeter G Szilagyi
Departments of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Strong Children s Research Center, Strong Memorial Hospital, Box 632, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:157-63. 2006..To measure the effect of telephone-based reminder/recall on immunization and well-child care (WCC) visit rates among adolescents in urban practices...
- Getting under the hood: exploring issues that affect provider-based recall using an immunization information systemAlison W Saville
Children s Outcomes Research Program, The Children s Hospital, Denver, CO 80045, USA
Acad Pediatr 11:44-9. 2011....
- Understanding a VA preventive care clinical reminder: lessons learnedCarolyn Wallace
VA Spinal Cord Injury Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Health Services Research and Development, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington, USA
SCI Nurs 21:149-52. 2004....
- Improving fecal occult blood testing compliance using a mailed educational reminderJeffrey K Lee
Department of Medicine, VA San Diego Healthcare System and University of California, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
J Gen Intern Med 24:1192-7. 2009..Randomized controlled trials have shown that annual screening fecal occult blood testing (FOBT) reduces CRC mortality and incidence. However, patient compliance with FOBT is low...
- Effectiveness and net cost of reminder/recall for adolescent immunizationsChristina A Suh
Children s Outcomes Research Program, Children s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
Pediatrics 129:e1437-45. 2012..To assess the effectiveness of reminder/recall (R/R) for immunizing adolescents in private pediatric practices and to describe the associated costs and revenues...
- Content of text messaging immunization reminders: what low-income parents want to knowCarolyn R Ahlers-Schmidt
Office of Research and Department of Pediatrics, University of Kansas School of Medicine Wichita, Wichita, KS 67214, USA
Patient Educ Couns 85:119-21. 2011..The purpose of this project was to gather preliminary data on preferred content for text reminders sent to low-income parents...
- A prospective randomized study of two reminding strategies: telephone versus mail in the screening of cervical cancer in women who did not initially respondD Heranney
Association EVE, Illkirch Graffenstaden, France
Acta Cytol 55:334-40. 2011..To compare the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of two reminding strategies addressed to women who did not respond to a first invitation to undergo cervical cancer screening...
- Promotion of cervical screening among nonattendees: a partial cost-effectiveness analysisMarie G Oscarsson
Department of Health and Behavioural Sciences, Kalmar University, Kalmar, Sweden
Eur J Cancer Prev 16:559-63. 2007..36 euro in an area with high coverage, efforts to promote attendance at cervical screening were related to high costs per extra cervical smear gained and is not considered as reasonable from a cost-effectiveness perspective...
- Improved retention rates with low-cost interventions in hypertension and diabetes management in a rural African environment of nurse-led care: a cluster-randomised trialNiklaus D Labhardt
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
Trop Med Int Health 16:1276-84. 2011..To compare the effects of low-level facility-based interventions on patient retention rates for cardiovascular (CV) disease in an environment of task shifting and nurse-led care in rural health districts in Central Cameroon...
- Physician impressions of using text message technology to increase vaccination complianceTraci Hart
Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine Wichita, Wichita, Kansas, USA
Telemed J E Health 17:427-30. 2011..However, it is unknown whether physicians are willing to implement such a system. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of a text messaging reminder system from the physician's perspective...
- Mobile phone-based antiretroviral adherence support in Vietnam: feasibility, patient's preference, and willingness-to-payBach Xuan Tran
School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
AIDS Behav 16:1988-92. 2012..1 %), regular information messages (21.3 %), and booking of clinic visits (16.5 %). These findings inform the design of adherence interventions using mobile phone in the Vietnamese setting...
- Screening HMO women overdue for both mammograms and pap testsBarbara G Valanis
Kaiser Permanente Northwest Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
Prev Med 34:40-50. 2002..Tailored communications have been identified as a promising approach to promote mammography and Pap test screening...
- Effectiveness of an electronic medical record clinical quality alert prepared by off-line data analysisMichael A Krall
Clinical Information Systems Department Kaiser Permanente, 2850 NW Nicolai Street, Portland, OR 97210, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 107:135-9. 2004..There were no differences in response by specialty or gender of the clinician. Off-line data analysis proved to be an effective method of initiating a clinical alert...
- A framework for mobile healthcare answers to chronically ill outpatient non-adherenceMihail Cocosila
DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Inform Prim Care 13:145-52. 2005..Our work is intended to stimulate further research into the nature of mobile solutions in health care and, especially, into patient acceptance aspects, in an endeavour to contribute to improving adherence with minimum obtrusiveness...
- Characteristics and consequences of drug allergy alert overrides in a computerized physician order entry systemTyken C Hsieh
Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:482-91. 2004..The aim of this study was to determine characteristics of drug allergy alert overrides, assess how often they lead to preventable adverse drug events (ADEs), and suggest methods for improving the allergy-alerting system...
- Development of case-based medication alerting and recommender system: a new approach to prevention for medication errorKengo Miyo
Department of Planning, Information and Management, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Japan
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:871-4. 2007..Our system contributes to the creation of alerts that are appropriate for patients' clinical conditions and based on physicians' empirical discretion...
- Analysis and redesign of a knowledge database for a drug-drug interactions alert systemDaniel Luna
Department of Medical Informatics, Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:885-9. 2007....
- Turning off frequently overridden drug alerts: limited opportunities for doing it safelyHeleen van der Sijs
Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Erasmus University Medical Center, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:439-48. 2008..This study sought to identify opportunities to safely turn off frequently overridden drug-drug interaction alerts (DDIs) in computerized physician order entry (CPOE)...
- Metabolic Screening: Prioritizing Implementation Strategies for Mental HealthElaine H Morrato; Fiscal Year: 2013..screening rates: knowledge;attitudes;physical-behavioral health care coordination;and practice recall and reminder systems. We aim to identify implementation target groups (i.e...
- Adherence Improvement and Measurement- AIM- System. Challenge Topic 10-MH-101James O Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2010..Clinical information systems (CIS) are a key element in the CCM and have three important roles: reminder systems;feedback mechanisms;and registries...
- Mobile Phone Application to Increase Tobacco Cessation Medication AdherenceJudith S Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2013..Examples of modules include reminder systems (to prompt dosing and refills), direct linkage from the user to their prescribing physician or pharmacist (to ..
- Web Services for Preventive HealthJOHN DAVID CHELICO; Fiscal Year: 2010..The increased used of technology in the ambulatory setting, such as electronic health records (EHRs) with reminder systems, has provided new tools for effectively delivering preventive health services...
- CBPR Strategies to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening in Ohio AppalachiaElectra D Paskett; Fiscal Year: 2012..program that compares county-specific media campaigns featuring local CRC survivors, clinic-specific charter reminder systems, and a combination of the two strategies in 6 randomly selected intervention counties to the same campaign ..
- Collaborative Medication Adherence for Elderly Adults in a Home EnvironmentDonald Young; Fiscal Year: 2011..There are a plethora of pill organizers and reminder systems on the market today...
- Evaluation of vaccination reminder/recall systems for adolescent patientsPeter Szilagyi; Fiscal Year: 2009..For Aim 3 we will measure and compare costs of the two reminder systems, and their cost-effectiveness, and will assess feasibility and generalizability to different settings...
- An Interactive Preventive Health Record to Increase Colorectal Cancer ScreeningResa M Jones; Fiscal Year: 2013..patient education and activation, enhanced patient and clinician communication, decision support, and reminder systems. Developing an effective, interactive tool that engages adults in making a CRCS decision is significant from ..
- VIRAL HEPATITIS IN CHILDREN OF INJECTION DRUG USERSKathleen Schwarz; Fiscal Year: 2003..develop a new multi-component intervention strategy (culturally adapted CD ROM-based educational materials, reminder systems, and clinic/shelter-based vaccines) to improve HBV immunization rates in CIDU and compare this strategy to ..
- Telephone Counseling to Support Colon Cancer ScreeningRoger Luckmann; Fiscal Year: 2005..is through their primary care provider (PCP), but competing demands on PCP time, limitations in office reminder systems, and the challenges of effectively counseling patients about multiple CRC screening options are barriers to ..
- PREVENTIVE SERVICE REMINDERS: PATIENTS' PERSPECTIVESSteven Ornstein; Fiscal Year: 1992..S. Preventive Services Task Force, 2) the increasing utilization of computer-based medical records with reminder systems for preventive services, and 3) the recognition of the importance of patients' perspectives in the delivery ..
- Increasing Cancer Prevention Services Using the InternetCHRISTOPHER PIGNATELLI; Fiscal Year: 2002Computerized reminder systems have proven to be effective at improving low rates of cancer prevention and detection services (CPDSs), yet no method has been designed for disseminating evidence-based reminders for (CPDSs) into routine ..
- Weight in Secondary Prevention (WISP)Adrianne Feldstein; Fiscal Year: 2006..Understanding which patients will need the most support to manage weight will allow us to design the most cost-effective future programs. ..
- BELIEF NETWORK BASED REMINDER SYSTEMS THAT LEARNMichael Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2001..x0a; ..
- Forging Implementation of Cancer Screening Reminder Systems (FICSRS)Adrianne Feldstein; Fiscal Year: 2008..case study will be used to refine the "FICS-it" conceptual model for implementation of cancer screening reminder systems ("Forging Implementation of Cancer Screening")...
- Community-based Skin Cancer Prevention ResearchJoni Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Training in Medication Compliance and Health LiteracySunil Kripalani; Fiscal Year: 2008..If successful, the proposed research could serve as a model for other interventions to improve compliance and cardiovascular care, particularly among low-literate and underserved populations. ..
- Multi-level Assessment of Indoor Tanning PracticesJoni Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2008..Findings will be used to inform future multi-level interventions for reducing risks associated with indoor tanning. ..
- Pharmacist Intervention for Low Literacy in Cardiovascular Disease (PILL-CVD)Sunil Kripalani; Fiscal Year: 2009..Program costs will also be assessed. If successful, this intervention could offer an important means of reducing medication errors in the post-hospitalization period. ..
- Implementation Intentions To Promote Colon Cancer Screening in Rural Primary CareKimberly K Engelman; Fiscal Year: 2010..This intervention will provide information on the utility of embedding an "implementation intentions" based behavioral intervention for promoting CRC screening among initially non-adherent primary care patients. ..
- Diabetes and Drug-Associated Hyperkalemia: Effect of Laboratory MonitoringMarsha Raebel; Fiscal Year: 2008..The findings will also assist in developing a framework for future studies to evaluate the effects and costs of medication-laboratory monitoring among patients with diabetes. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- SUN SAFETY INTERVENTION FOR POSTAL CARRIERSJoni Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2004..If successful, this intervention package has a high potential for institutionalization within and dissemination throughout U.S.P.S. sites nationwide. ..
- Use of Novel Tailored Reminders in Rural Primary CareKimberly Engelman; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Barriers to Recommending Colorectal Cancer ScreeningCarmen Guerra; Fiscal Year: 2006..Understanding the barriers to CRCS recommendation is an essential step in developing and implementing effective physician CRCS interventions that will significantly reduce CRC incidence, morbidity and mortality. ..
- Tailored Messaging in Colorectal Cancer ScreeningRonald Myers; Fiscal Year: 2005..Determine intervention impact on CRC screening utilization, 2. Determine intervention impact on screening decision stage, and 3. Determine intervention impact on patient perceptions about screening. ..
- INCREASING ACCESS TO CLINICAL AND EDUCATIONAL STUDIESRonald Myers; Fiscal Year: 2004..In Phase 3, we will prepare and submit new research grant applications based on results from the pilot studies. ..
- Chronic Kidney Disease Morbidity, Mortality & PredictorsStephen Derose; Fiscal Year: 2005..Researchers may use this information to generate hypotheses and plan studies that include subjects with CKD. ..
- Evaluation of Diabetes Self-Management Consultant CareRobert Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2005..HypothesisThe SMC intervention will be more effective than usual care in improving blood glucose control and diabetes-related quality of life. ..
- Hypertension Telemanagement in African AmericansJoseph Finkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2008..Finally, we will perform cost-effectiveness analysis of the HAT intervention in the African American patients with hypertension. ..
- Promoting Adherence to Improve Effectiveness of Cardiovascular Disease TherapiesWILLIAM MARION VOLLMER; Fiscal Year: 2010..This research should also be broadly applicable to other diseases and treatments. ..
- Long-term Opioid Management of Chronic Pain: Trends and RisksMichael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2009..We will extend these analyses by studying the effects of long-term opioid therapy on other adverse events including: all-cause and opioid-related hospitalization;opioid overdose;and onset of recognized mood disorder. ..
- CBT for depression & adherence in HIV methadone patientsSteven Safren; Fiscal Year: 2008..Participants will be followed for one-year post-randomization. ..
- Cost-effectiveness of automated telephone outreach in patients with lung diseaseDavid H Smith; Fiscal Year: 2010..We will carry out an evaluation of the cost-effectiveness (efficiency) of the automated phone calls. (End of Abstract) ..
- Disparities in prostate cancer decision-making and QOLThomas Denberg; Fiscal Year: 2003..Knowledge gained will also lead to interventions for patients and clinicians to improve the decision-making process. ..
- DETERMINING/UNDERSTANDING BARRIERS TO ADULT IMMUNIZATIONRichard Zimmerman; Fiscal Year: 2001..This project will furnish relevant, up-to-date to enhance policy planning, practice management and medical education. ..
- Improving Systems for Colorectal Cancer ScreeningJohn Ayanian; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Vulnerable Populations and Special Protections in ACTUsSohini Sengupta; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Navigation Assistant for a Wheeled WalkerEdmund Lopresti; Fiscal Year: 2005..Phase II activities will include refining the prototype, implementing software for analyzing the activity level of the user, and testing the system extensively with potential users. ..
- Improving Outcomes in Underserved Women with GDMCarol Homko; Fiscal Year: 2007..We expect that Telemonitoring will improve maternal glucose control and lead to reductions in birth weight. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- NY PREVENTION CARE MANAGER PROJECTAllen Dietrich; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Mechanisms and Treatment of Cancer-Related Symptoms ConfCharles Cleeland; Fiscal Year: 2005..The conference should also be of interest to pharmaceutical companies that are developing "pipeline" drugs for symptom control and supportive care. ..
- Mobile Tool for Adolescent Diabetes ManagementAaron Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2008..This research request will form the foundation of an R01 proposal to rigorously study the tool's impact on adolescent diabetes management ..
- MEDICATION ADHERENCE AND OUTCOMES IN SCHIZOPHRENIADawn Velligan; Fiscal Year: 2004..Moreover, we hypothesize that compliance and functioning will return to baseline levels six months after discontinuation of treatment. ..
- Familias SUAVE: Preventing Youth Violence with El Joven Noble and Cara y CorazonMANUEL ANGEL contact OSCOS SANCHEZ; Fiscal Year: 2010..If found to be effective, El Joven Noble, in combination with Cara y Coraz[unreadable]n, will be a powerful multi-level strategy for use with high-risk youth enrolled in alternative school settings. ..
- Depression-Diabetes Care Disparities, Adverse OutcomesMichael Von Korff; Fiscal Year: 2008..Aim 3: Set priorities for integrated services - We will assess criteria relevant to priorities for integrated management of diabetes, depression and associated behavioral risk factors. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Understanding Reversed Race/Ethnic Associations with Cancer Screening TestsWilliam Rakowski; Fiscal Year: 2008..Fifth, it will be possible to look for trends over time in the presence of reversals of association for repeat screening. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cancer Worry and Health-Protective BehaviorsKevin McCaul; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- A Randomized, Controlled Pilot Study of an Intervention for Medication AdherenceBradi B Granger; Fiscal Year: 2010..Although medication adherence improves CHF outcomes, adherence rates remain around 50%. The intervention to be tested in these projects has the potential to improve CHF outcomes by improving adherence rates. ..
- Obstacles to Answering Physicians' Patient-Care QuestionJohn Ely; Fiscal Year: 2003..Benefit: By identifying areas where knowledge resources fail to meet the needs of physicians, we will provide recommendations to help knowledge base developers better meet those needs. ..
- Physician Adherence to Tobacco Use Treatment GuidelinesTHEODORE MARCY; Fiscal Year: 2005..The candidate's work will be under the sponsorship of Dr. Brian Flynn of the Office of Health Promotion Research at the University of Vermont. ..
- INTERNET--A CHANGE AGENT FOR RURAL MULTICULTURAL ADULTSDavid Buller; Fiscal Year: 2003..They will be posttested by telephone by AMC's Computer-assisted Telephone Interviewing Core. Adults in the control condition will be wait-listed for the intervention, which will be available after they complete the posttest. ..
- Understanding the Impact of Multiple Symptoms: A Symptom Burden ConsortiumCharles Cleeland; Fiscal Year: 2006..The document will be a collaborative effort among consortium participants, and will be submitted to a leading scientific peer-reviewed journal. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Tailored Navigation in CRC ScreeningRonald E Myers; Fiscal Year: 2010..Determining how to increase CRC screening among African Americans will help to reduce disparities in disease incidence and mortality. ..
- Neural basis of social cognition in early childhoodLeslie Carver; Fiscal Year: 2003..Finally, we will relate the neural correlates of different domains within social development to one another to describe similarities and differences in brain systems that underlie specific behavior. ..
- A Website for Outpatient Quality of Life AssessmentAlbert Wu; Fiscal Year: 2006..The overall impact will be to enhance the comprehensiveness of data available for clinical research. ..
- Disseminating Go Sun Smart to a Recreation IndustryDavid Buller; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Using IT to Improve the Quality of CVD Prevention & ManagementThomas Vogt; Fiscal Year: 2008..That information will then be provided to managers in order to determine its impact on health-care processes and policies. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- REVAMP Follow-UpMadhukar Trivedi; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- A Cancer Study Among Female Veterans in Texas, 1979-2001Sally Vernon; Fiscal Year: 2005..This research will further knowledge of the health needs of women veterans, serving to identify needed health services and to guide health policy, and will provide a basis for research agendas aimed at this growing occupational cohort. ..
- Internet Based Patient-Centered Asthma Management SystemDimitri Christakis; Fiscal Year: 2009..Children in AsthmaNet families will be more likely to report using written care plans. Aim 4: to decrease the number of symptom days for children with asthma H4. Children in AsthmaNet families will experience fewer symptom days. ..
- Foot Disorders and Falls in a Population-Based CohortMarian Hannan; Fiscal Year: 2009..A greater understanding of foot disorders in older individuals may lead to better understanding of the strategies to prevent falls. ..
- AFTERCARE FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSERSJames McKay; Fiscal Year: 2008..The cost-effectiveness and benefit cost of each of the enhanced interventions will also be determined, through a collaboration with Dr. Michael French. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Treatment Response to Rehabilitation in SchizophreniaMatthew Kurtz; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Predicting CHD Events in Black and White WomenJean C McSweeney; Fiscal Year: 2010..We also will explore the correspondence between the MAPMISS screen scores and CHD diagnostic test results. ..
- Cognitive Orthosis with Interactive Task and PlanningEdmund Lopresti; Fiscal Year: 2004..e., astronauts). Evaluation of the Solo system will be conducted through focus groups and usability tests with clinicians, and clinical trials with individuals who have cognitive impairments. ..
- IMPROVING QUALITY OF PRIMARY CARE FOR ANXIETY DISORDERSBRUCE ROLLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2008..Furthermore, it addresses alcohol use disorders - an important public health problem never addressed before in any effectiveness study for an anxiety or a mood disorder in a primary care setting. [unreadable] [unreadable]..