telemedicine

Summary

Summary: Delivery of health services via remote telecommunications. This includes interactive consultative and diagnostic services.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Patient and provider satisfaction with the use of telemedicine: overview and rationale for cautious enthusiasm
    P Whitten
    School of Journalism, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Postgrad Med 51:294-300. 2005
  2. ncbi Healthcare via cell phones: a systematic review
    Santosh Krishna
    School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Telemed J E Health 15:231-40. 2009
  3. pmc Medicine 2.0: social networking, collaboration, participation, apomediation, and openness
    Gunther Eysenbach
    J Med Internet Res 10:e22. 2008
  4. pmc Effect of telehealth on use of secondary care and mortality: findings from the Whole System Demonstrator cluster randomised trial
    Adam Steventon
    The Nuffield Trust, London W1G 7LP, UK
    BMJ 344:e3874. 2012
  5. pmc Twenty years of telemedicine in chronic disease management--an evidence synthesis
    Richard Wootton
    Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, Tromsø, Norway
    J Telemed Telecare 18:211-20. 2012
  6. pmc A holistic framework to improve the uptake and impact of eHealth technologies
    Julia E W C Van Gemert-Pijnen
    Department of Psychology, Health and Technology Center for eHealth Research and Disease Management, Faculty of Behavioural Sciences, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 13:e111. 2011
  7. pmc Healthcare in the pocket: mapping the space of mobile-phone health interventions
    Predrag Klasnja
    The Information School, University of Washington, Box 352840, Mary Gates Hall, Suite 370, Seattle, WA 98195 2840, USA
    J Biomed Inform 45:184-98. 2012
  8. pmc Telemonitoring in patients with heart failure
    Sarwat I Chaudhry
    Section of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:2301-9. 2010
  9. ncbi Systematic review of studies of the cost-effectiveness of telemedicine and telecare. Changes in the economic evidence over twenty years
    Hema Mistry
    Health Economics Unit, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 18:1-6. 2012
  10. pmc Clinical effects of home telemonitoring in the context of diabetes, asthma, heart failure and hypertension: a systematic review
    Guy Paré
    HEC Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 12:e21. 2010

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  1. ncbi Patient and provider satisfaction with the use of telemedicine: overview and rationale for cautious enthusiasm
    P Whitten
    School of Journalism, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Postgrad Med 51:294-300. 2005
    b>Telemedicine research addressing user satisfaction abounds in academic literature...
  2. ncbi Healthcare via cell phones: a systematic review
    Santosh Krishna
    School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Telemed J E Health 15:231-40. 2009
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  3. pmc Medicine 2.0: social networking, collaboration, participation, apomediation, and openness
    Gunther Eysenbach
    J Med Internet Res 10:e22. 2008
    ..0 theme issue and sponsors a conference on "How Social Networking and Web 2.0 changes Health, Health Care, Medicine and Biomedical Research", to stimulate and encourage research in these five areas...
  4. pmc Effect of telehealth on use of secondary care and mortality: findings from the Whole System Demonstrator cluster randomised trial
    Adam Steventon
    The Nuffield Trust, London W1G 7LP, UK
    BMJ 344:e3874. 2012
    ..To assess the effect of home based telehealth interventions on the use of secondary healthcare and mortality...
  5. pmc Twenty years of telemedicine in chronic disease management--an evidence synthesis
    Richard Wootton
    Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, Tromsø, Norway
    J Telemed Telecare 18:211-20. 2012
    A literature review was conducted to obtain a high-level view of the value of telemedicine in the management of five common chronic diseases (asthma, COPD, diabetes, heart failure, hypertension)...
  6. pmc A holistic framework to improve the uptake and impact of eHealth technologies
    Julia E W C Van Gemert-Pijnen
    Department of Psychology, Health and Technology Center for eHealth Research and Disease Management, Faculty of Behavioural Sciences, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 13:e111. 2011
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  7. pmc Healthcare in the pocket: mapping the space of mobile-phone health interventions
    Predrag Klasnja
    The Information School, University of Washington, Box 352840, Mary Gates Hall, Suite 370, Seattle, WA 98195 2840, USA
    J Biomed Inform 45:184-98. 2012
    ..Finally, we outline the directions for future research that could increase our understanding of functional and design requirements for the development of highly effective mobile-phone health interventions...
  8. pmc Telemonitoring in patients with heart failure
    Sarwat I Chaudhry
    Section of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:2301-9. 2010
    ..Small studies suggest that telemonitoring may improve heart-failure outcomes, but its effect in a large trial has not been established...
  9. ncbi Systematic review of studies of the cost-effectiveness of telemedicine and telecare. Changes in the economic evidence over twenty years
    Hema Mistry
    Health Economics Unit, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 18:1-6. 2012
    A systematic review of studies of the cost-effectiveness of telemedicine and telecare was undertaken from 1990 until September 2010. Twelve databases were searched, using economic evaluation terms combined with telemedicine terms...
  10. pmc Clinical effects of home telemonitoring in the context of diabetes, asthma, heart failure and hypertension: a systematic review
    Guy Paré
    HEC Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 12:e21. 2010
    ..Home telemonitoring figures among the various solutions that could help attenuate some of the problems associated with aging populations, rates of chronic illness, and shortages of health professionals...
  11. pmc Supportive accountability: a model for providing human support to enhance adherence to eHealth interventions
    David C Mohr
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, United States
    J Med Internet Res 13:e30. 2011
    ..Each component of the proposed model is a testable hypothesis. As we develop viable human support models, these should be manualized to facilitate dissemination...
  12. ncbi Which components of heart failure programmes are effective? A systematic review and meta-analysis of the outcomes of structured telephone support or telemonitoring as the primary component of chronic heart failure management in 8323 patients: Abridged Coc
    Sally C Inglis
    Preventative Health, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute and Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Eur J Heart Fail 13:1028-40. 2011
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  13. ncbi Telemedicine and remote management of patients with heart failure
    Stefan D Anker
    Applied Cachexia Research, Department of Cardiology, Charite Medical School, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Berlin, Germany
    Lancet 378:731-9. 2011
    ..Meta-analyses suggest that telemedicine can reduce morbidity and mortality in such patients; however, two prospective clinical trials not included in ..
  14. ncbi Effectiveness of telemedicine: a systematic review of reviews
    Anne G Ekeland
    Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, University Hospital of North Norway, P O Box 6060, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Med Inform 79:736-71. 2010
    To conduct a review of reviews on the impacts and costs of telemedicine services.
  15. pmc eHealth trends in Europe 2005-2007: a population-based survey
    Per Egil Kummervold
    Norwegian Centre for Telemedicine, University Hospital of North Norway, PO Box 35, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    J Med Internet Res 10:e42. 2008
    ..People are using the Internet for various health-related purposes. It is important to monitor such use as it may have an impact on the individual's health and behavior, patient-practitioner roles, and on general health care provision...
  16. ncbi Effect of mobile phone intervention for diabetes on glycaemic control: a meta-analysis
    X Liang
    Department of Evidence Based Medicine and Division of Population Genetics, Cardiovascular Institute and Fu Wai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
    Diabet Med 28:455-63. 2011
    ..To assess the effect of mobile phone intervention on glycaemic control in diabetes self-management...
  17. pmc Features of mobile diabetes applications: review of the literature and analysis of current applications compared against evidence-based guidelines
    Taridzo Chomutare
    Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    J Med Internet Res 13:e65. 2011
    ..Despite the growth, research on both the design and the use of diabetes mHealth applications is scarce. Furthermore, the potential influence of social media on diabetes mHealth applications is largely unexplored...
  18. pmc Exploring barriers to participation and adoption of telehealth and telecare within the Whole System Demonstrator trial: a qualitative study
    Caroline Sanders
    Health Sciences Research Group Primary Care, The University of Manchester, 5th Floor, Williamson Building, Oxford Rd, Manchester, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:220. 2012
    ..It explores barriers to participation and adoption of TH and TC from the perspective of people who declined to participate or withdrew from the trial...
  19. ncbi Internet-based self-help for depression: randomised controlled trial
    Gerhard Andersson
    Department of Behavioural Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 187:456-61. 2005
    ..Many individuals with depression use the internet for discussion of symptoms and to share their experience...
  20. pmc Impact of a mHealth intervention for peer health workers on AIDS care in rural Uganda: a mixed methods evaluation of a cluster-randomized trial
    Larry W Chang
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1776-84. 2011
    ..Key challenges identified included variable patient phone access, privacy concerns, and phone maintenance...
  21. pmc Integrating telecare for chronic disease management in the community: what needs to be done?
    Carl R May
    University of Southampton, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:131. 2011
    ..This study aimed to identify factors inhibiting the implementation and integration of telecare systems for chronic disease management in the community...
  22. pmc A rational model for assessing and evaluating complex interventions in health care
    Carl May
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:86. 2006
    ..This paper presents a model of the normalization of complex interventions...
  23. ncbi Home telehealth for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Julie Polisena
    Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health CADTH, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Telemed Telecare 16:120-7. 2010
    ..21; 95% CI: 0.84 to 1.75). Home telehealth interventions were similar or better than usual care for quality of life and patient satisfaction outcomes...
  24. ncbi Home telemonitoring for congestive heart failure: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Julie Polisena
    Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Telemed Telecare 16:68-76. 2010
    ..More studies of higher methodological quality are required to give more precise information about the potential clinical effectiveness of home telehealth interventions...
  25. pmc European citizens' use of E-health services: a study of seven countries
    Hege K Andreassen
    Norwegian Centre for Telemedicine, University Hospital of Northern Norway, Tromsø, Norway
    BMC Public Health 7:53. 2007
    ..European citizens are increasingly being offered Internet health services. This study investigated patterns of health-related Internet use, its consequences, and citizens' expectations about their doctors' provision of e-health services...
  26. ncbi Impact of remote telemedical management on mortality and hospitalizations in ambulatory patients with chronic heart failure: the telemedical interventional monitoring in heart failure study
    Friedrich Koehler
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology and Center for Cardiovascular Telemedicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Circulation 123:1873-80. 2011
    ..This study was designed to determine whether physician-led remote telemedical management (RTM) compared with usual care would result in reduced mortality in ambulatory patients with chronic heart failure (HF)...
  27. pmc Defining participant exposure measures in Web-based health behavior change programs
    Brian G Danaher
    Oregon Research Institute, 1715 Franklin Blvd, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    J Med Internet Res 8:e15. 2006
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  28. ncbi Telemedicine and telecare for older patients--a systematic review
    Neeltje van den Berg
    University Medicine Greifswald, Institute for Community Medicine, Department Epidemiology of Health Care and Community Health, Greifswald, Germany
    Maturitas 73:94-114. 2012
    b>Telemedicine is increasingly becoming a reality in medical care for the elderly. We performed a systematic literature review on telemedicine healthcare concepts for older patients...
  29. ncbi Patients' satisfaction of healthcare services and perception with in-home telerehabilitation and physiotherapists' satisfaction toward technology for post-knee arthroplasty: an embedded study in a randomized trial
    Michel Tousignant
    Sherbrooke Geriatric University Institute, University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    Telemed J E Health 17:376-82. 2011
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  30. pmc A randomized trial comparing telemedicine case management with usual care in older, ethnically diverse, medically underserved patients with diabetes mellitus: 5 year results of the IDEATel study
    Steven Shea
    Division of General Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:446-56. 2009
    CONTEXT Telemedicine is a promising but largely unproven technology for providing case management services to patients with chronic conditions and lower access to care...
  31. ncbi Telemedical support to improve glycemic control in adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Birgit Rami
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Pediatr 165:701-5. 2006
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  32. ncbi An adaptation of the theory of interpersonal behaviour to the study of telemedicine adoption by physicians
    Marie Pierre Gagnon
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Pavillon de l Est 2180, Chemin Ste Foy, QC, G1K 7P4 Quebec, Canada
    Int J Med Inform 71:103-15. 2003
    Physicians' acceptance of telemedicine constitutes a prerequisite for its diffusion on a national scale...
  33. ncbi Health informatics and the delivery of care to older people
    Sabine Koch
    Health Informatics Centre, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Maturitas 63:195-9. 2009
    ..Further cross-disciplinary research is needed that relates informatics and technology to different stages of the aging process and that evaluates the effects of technical solutions...
  34. ncbi Established users and the making of telecare work in long term condition management: implications for health policy
    Anne Rogers
    NIHR, National School for Primary Care Research, Health Sciences, Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, 5th Floor Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 72:1077-84. 2011
    ..The illumination of practices around telecare provides evidence for policy makers and others to adjust the predictions and presumptions about how telecare might enable and promote more effective long term condition management...
  35. ncbi Exercises for paretic upper limb after stroke: a combined virtual-reality and telemedicine approach
    Lamberto Piron
    1IRCCS San Camillo Hospital Venezia, Venezia, Italy
    J Rehabil Med 41:1016-102. 2009
    ..Telerehabilitation enables a remotely controlled programme to be used to treat motor deficits in post-stroke patients. The effects of this telerehabilitation approach were compared with traditional motor rehabilitation methods...
  36. pmc A comprehensive evaluation of the impact of telemonitoring in patients with long-term conditions and social care needs: protocol for the whole systems demonstrator cluster randomised trial
    Peter Bower
    Health Sciences Research Group, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:184. 2011
    ..The potential of telehealth and telecare technology to improve care and reduce costs is limited by a lack of rigorous evidence of actual impact...
  37. ncbi Systematic review of telemedicine services for patients affected by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
    Laura Bartoli
    Department of Management, Economics, and Industrial Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Telemed J E Health 15:877-83. 2009
    The aim of the present study was to conduct a systematic literature review focused on telemedicine services for patients affected by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  38. pmc Effects of an eHealth literacy intervention for older adults
    Bo Xie
    University of Maryland, College of Information Studies, College Park, MD 20740, United States
    J Med Internet Res 13:e90. 2011
    ..Little is known about effective interventions and strategies for improving the eHealth literacy of the older population...
  39. pmc Systematic review of studies of patient satisfaction with telemedicine
    F Mair
    Department of Primary Care, Whelan Building, Quadrangle, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GB
    BMJ 320:1517-20. 2000
    ..To review research into patient satisfaction with teleconsultation, specifically clinical consultations between healthcare providers and patients involving real time interactive video...
  40. ncbi Satisfaction with care in post-stroke patients undergoing a telerehabilitation programme at home
    Lamberto Piron
    Department of Neurorehabilitation, I R C C S San Camillo Hospital, via Alberoni 70, 30011 Lido di Venezia, Italy
    J Telemed Telecare 14:257-60. 2008
    ..Patients assigned to the Tele-VR group were able to engage in therapy at home and the videoconferencing system ensured a good relationship between the patient and the physical therapist whose physical proximity was not required...
  41. pmc A randomized controlled trial of telemonitoring in older adults with multiple health issues to prevent hospitalizations and emergency department visits
    Paul Y Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St NW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:773-9. 2012
    ..This study sought to assess differences in hospitalizations and emergency department (ED) visits among older adults using telemonitoring vs usual care...
  42. ncbi Key challenges in the development and implementation of telehealth projects
    Victor Joseph
    NHS Doncaster, White Rose House, Ten Pound Walk, Doncaster DN4 5DJ, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 17:71-7. 2011
    ..The checklist was validated by using key informants from the organisations originally surveyed. The checklist may be useful to guide telehealth development and implementation in the future...
  43. ncbi Insufficient evidence of benefit: a systematic review of home telemonitoring for COPD
    Charlotte E Bolton
    NIHR Nottingham Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit, University of Nottingham, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:1216-22. 2011
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  44. pmc Systematic review of home telemonitoring for chronic diseases: the evidence base
    Guy Paré
    HEC Montreal, 3000 Chemin de la Cote Ste Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:269-77. 2007
    ..This study presents a systematic review of the nature and magnitude of outcomes associated with telemonitoring of four types of chronic illnesses: pulmonary conditions, diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular diseases...
  45. ncbi A systematic review of clinical outcomes, clinical process, healthcare utilization and costs associated with telerehabilitation
    Dahlia Kairy
    Department of Health Administration, University of Montreal, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 31:427-47. 2009
    ..To identify clinical outcomes, clinical process, healthcare utilization and costs associated with telerehabilitation for individuals with physical disabilities...
  46. ncbi Ten years of telerehabilitation: A literature overview of technologies and clinical applications
    Marco Rogante
    Technologies and Health Department, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    NeuroRehabilitation 27:287-304. 2010
    ..An overall lack of standardisation in the used terminology also results from the analysis of keywords, which is typical of quite recent fields of application...
  47. pmc eHealth literacy 2.0: problems and opportunities with an evolving concept
    Cameron Norman
    CENSE Research Design, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 13:e125. 2011
    ..The rapid shifts in the informational landscape created by Web 2.0 tools and environments suggests it might be time to revisit the concept of eHealth Literacy and consider what a second release might look like...
  48. ncbi The slow pace of interactive video telemedicine adoption: the perspective of telemedicine program administrators on physician participation
    Bill Grigsby
    Department of Anthropology and Sociology, Eastern Oregon University, LaGrande, Oregon 97850 2899, USA
    Telemed J E Health 13:645-56. 2007
    We conducted semistructured interviews with telemedicine program administrators as part of a national survey of physicians and managers regarding attitudes toward, and knowledge of, telemedicine...
  49. pmc Perceptions and experiences of heart failure patients and clinicians on the use of mobile phone-based telemonitoring
    Emily Seto
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 14:e25. 2012
    ..Previous trials of heart failure telemonitoring systems have produced inconsistent findings, largely due to diverse interventions and study designs...
  50. pmc Home telemonitoring in patients with chronic heart failure: a chance to improve patient care?
    Silke Schmidt
    Lehrstuhl Gesundheit und Prävention, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat Greifswald, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 107:131-8. 2010
    ..This review article summarizes the current status of health services research on telemonitoring, focusing on patients with chronic congestive heart failure...
  51. pmc Patient-centered applications: use of information technology to promote disease management and wellness. A white paper by the AMIA knowledge in motion working group
    George Demiris
    University of Washington, BNHS Box 357266, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:8-13. 2008
    ..It reviews current and emerging trends; highlights challenges related to design, evaluation, reimbursement and usability; and reaches conclusions for next steps that will advance the domain...
  52. pmc Understanding the normalization of telemedicine services through qualitative evaluation
    Carl May
    Centre for Health Services Research, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:596-604. 2003
    Qualitative studies can help us understand the "successes" and "failures" of telemedicine to normalize within clinical service provision...
  53. pmc Clinical management and patient outcomes among children and adolescents receiving telemedicine consultations for obesity
    Ulfat Shaikh
    University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Telemed J E Health 14:434-40. 2008
    ..Our goals were to (1) investigate the outcomes of telemedicine consultations for pediatric obesity on changes/additions to diagnoses, diagnostic evaluation or treatment, and (..
  54. ncbi A systematic review of the benefits of home telecare for frail elderly people and those with long-term conditions
    James Barlow
    Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 13:172-9. 2007
    ..It is important to note that just because there is insufficient evidence about some interventions, this does not mean that those interventions have no effect...
  55. pmc Compact, light-weight and cost-effective microscope based on lensless incoherent holography for telemedicine applications
    Onur Mudanyali
    Electrical Engineering Department, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Lab Chip 10:1417-28. 2010
    ..Furthermore, these portable microscopes should ideally be digitally integrated as part of a telemedicine network that connects various mobile health-care providers to a central laboratory or hospital...
  56. pmc Effect of home-based telemonitoring using mobile phone technology on the outcome of heart failure patients after an episode of acute decompensation: randomized controlled trial
    Daniel Scherr
    Department of Cardiology, Medical University Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Med Internet Res 11:e34. 2009
    ..Telemonitoring of patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) is an emerging concept to detect early warning signs of impending acute decompensation in order to prevent hospitalization...
  57. pmc Web-based depression treatment for type 1 and type 2 diabetic patients: a randomized, controlled trial
    Kim M P van Bastelaar
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 34:320-5. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the effectiveness of Web-based CBT for depression treatment in adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes, with minimal guidance...
  58. ncbi Internet-based home monitoring and education of children with asthma is comparable to ideal office-based care: results of a 1-year asthma in-home monitoring trial
    Debora S Chan
    Department of Pediatrics, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Pediatrics 119:569-78. 2007
    ..The goal was to determine whether home asthma telemonitoring with store-and-forward technology improved outcomes, compared with in-person, office-based visits...
  59. ncbi Using the internet to translate an evidence-based lifestyle intervention into practice
    Kathleen M McTigue
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Telemed J E Health 15:851-8. 2009
    ..44 mm Hg; SD 9.27). An Internet-based lifestyle intervention may overcome significant barriers to preventive counseling and facilitate the incorporation of evidence-based lifestyle interventions into primary care...
  60. pmc Simple telemedicine for developing regions: camera phones and paper-based microfluidic devices for real-time, off-site diagnosis
    Andres W Martinez
    Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Anal Chem 80:3699-707. 2008
    ..g., in the developing world, in emergency management, and during field operations by the military) to obtain diagnostic information that might be obtained more effectively by less valuable personnel...
  61. pmc Internet-based weight control: the relationship between web features and weight loss
    Rebecca A Krukowski
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Telemed J E Health 14:775-82. 2008
    ..Weight loss in an online weight control program was related to dynamic Web features that provided feedback, support, and motivation to participants...
  62. ncbi Transdiagnostic Internet treatment for anxiety disorders: A randomized controlled trial
    Nickolai Titov
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 48:890-9. 2010
    ..These results indicate that transdiagnostic programs for anxiety disorders may be successfully administered via the Internet...
  63. ncbi Determinants of successful telemedicine implementations: a literature study
    Tom H F Broens
    Centre for Telematics and Information Technology, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    J Telemed Telecare 13:303-9. 2007
    b>Telemedicine implementations often remain in the pilot phase and do not succeed in scaling-up to robust products that are used in daily practice...
  64. ncbi An internet-based interactive telemonitoring system for improving childhood asthma outcomes in Taiwan
    Ren Long Jan
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Telemed J E Health 13:257-68. 2007
    ..The Internet-based asthma telemonitoring program increases selfmanagement skills, improves asthma outcomes, and appears to be an effective and well-accepted technology for the care of children with asthma and their caregivers...
  65. ncbi Home telehealth for diabetes management: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Polisena
    Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health, 600 865 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5S8, Canada
    Diabetes Obes Metab 11:913-30. 2009
    ..The research objective was to systematically review the literature and perform meta-analyses to assess the potential benefits of home telehealth compared with usual care (UC) for patients with diabetes...
  66. ncbi Effect of home blood pressure telemonitoring with self-care support on uncontrolled systolic hypertension in diabetics
    Alexander G Logan
    Prosserman Centre for Health Research, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, 435 600 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X5, Canada
    Hypertension 60:51-7. 2012
    ..Home blood pressure monitoring alone had no effect on blood pressure. Promoting patient self-care may have negative psychological effects...
  67. pmc Development and formative evaluation of the e-Health Implementation Toolkit (e-HIT)
    Elizabeth Murray
    e Health Unit, Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Upper Floor 3, Royal Free Hospital, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:61. 2010
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  68. pmc Stroke telemedicine
    Bart M Demaerschalk
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic Hospital, 5777 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 84:53-64. 2009
    Stroke telemedicine is a consultative modality that facilitates care of patients with acute stroke at underserviced hospitals by specialists at stroke centers...
  69. pmc E-health in low- and middle-income countries: findings from the Center for Health Market Innovations
    Trevor Lewis
    Results for Development Institute, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 90:332-40. 2012
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  70. ncbi A new model of home-based telemonitored cardiac rehabilitation in patients with heart failure: effectiveness, quality of life, and adherence
    Ewa Piotrowicz
    Department of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Noninvasive Electrocardiology, Institute of Cardiology, Alpejska 42, Warsaw 04 628, Poland
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:164-71. 2010
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  71. ncbi Mobile computing acceptance factors in the healthcare industry: a structural equation model
    Jen Her Wu
    Department of Information Management, National Sun Yat Sen University, 70 Lien Hai Road, Kaohsiung 804, Taiwan
    Int J Med Inform 76:66-77. 2007
    ..This paper presents a revised technology acceptance model to examine what determines mobile healthcare systems (MHS) acceptance by healthcare professionals...
  72. pmc Can't surf, won't surf: the digital divide in mental health
    Liam Ennis
    Health Services and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Ment Health 21:395-403. 2012
    ..However, there is a danger that those who do not use or have access to technology will not benefit from HIT innovations, thus creating a "digital divide"...
  73. ncbi Home blood pressure management and improved blood pressure control: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Hayden B Bosworth
    Health Services Research and Development, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1173-80. 2011
    ..To determine which of 3 interventions was most effective in improving blood pressure (BP) control, we performed a 4-arm randomized trial with 18-month follow-up at the primary care clinics at a Veterans Affairs Medical Center...
  74. pmc Mobile phone-based telemonitoring for heart failure management: a randomized controlled trial
    Emily Seto
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 14:e31. 2012
    ..Mobile phones are becoming ubiquitous and economical, but the feasibility and efficacy of a mobile phone-based telemonitoring system have not been determined...
  75. ncbi Rationale and design of a prospective study of the efficacy of a remote monitoring system used in implantable cardioverter defibrillator follow-up: the Lumos-T Reduces Routine Office Device Follow-Up Study (TRUST) study
    Niraj Varma
    Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Am Heart J 154:1029-34. 2007
    ..All study patients will have a final office visit 15 months after implant. The results of TRUST may confirm the role of remote monitoring as an intensive surveillance mechanism for device management...
  76. ncbi Evaluation of a telemedicine service for the secondary prevention of coronary artery disease
    Ana Blasco
    Department of Cardiology, Puerta de Hierro University Hospital, Madrid, Spain
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 32:25-31. 2012
    ....
  77. ncbi Impact of blood pressure telemonitoring on hypertension outcomes: a literature review
    Azza Abudagga
    Institute for the Future of Aging Services, American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, Washington, District of Colombia 20008, USA
    Telemed J E Health 16:830-8. 2010
    ..The potential role of BP telemonitoring in the reduction of BP is discussed and suggestions on priority populations that can benefit from this technology are presented...
  78. ncbi Using a cell phone-based glucose monitoring system for adolescent diabetes management
    Aaron E Carroll
    Children s Health Services Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Diabetes Educ 37:59-66. 2011
    ..Mobile technology may be useful in addressing several issues in adolescent diabetes management...
  79. pmc The Diabeo software enabling individualized insulin dose adjustments combined with telemedicine support improves HbA1c in poorly controlled type 1 diabetic patients: a 6-month, randomized, open-label, parallel-group, multicenter trial (TeleDiab 1 Study)
    Guillaume Charpentier
    Department of Diabetes, Centre d Études et de Recherche pour l Intensification du Traitement du Diabète, Sud Francilien Hospital, Corbeil Essonnes, France
    Diabetes Care 34:533-9. 2011
    To demonstrate that Diabeo software enabling individualized insulin dose adjustments combined with telemedicine support significantly improves HbA(1c) in poorly controlled type 1 diabetic patients.
  80. pmc Factors that promote or inhibit the implementation of e-health systems: an explanatory systematic review
    Frances S Mair
    Institute of Health and Wellbeing, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Bull World Health Organ 90:357-64. 2012
    ..To systematically review the literature on the implementation of e-health to identify: (i) barriers and facilitators to e-health implementation, and (ii) outstanding gaps in research on the subject...
  81. ncbi The STAT-MI (ST-Segment Analysis Using Wireless Technology in Acute Myocardial Infarction) trial improves outcomes
    Monica Sanchez-Ross
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey 07103, USA
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 4:222-7. 2011
    ....
  82. pmc Impacts of e-health on the outcomes of care in low- and middle-income countries: where do we go from here?
    John D Piette
    Veteran Affairs Ann Arbor Center for Clinical Management Research, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Ann Arbor, MI 48113 0170, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 90:365-72. 2012
    ..Although large programmes for e-health implementation and research are being conducted in many low- and middle-income countries, more information on the impacts of e-health on outcomes and costs in these settings is still needed...
  83. pmc The heart of the matter. About good nursing and telecare
    Jeannette Pols
    Department of General Practice, Section of Medical Ethics, Academic Medical Centre AMC Amsterdam, Postbox 22700, 1100 DE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Care Anal 18:374-88. 2010
    ..Quite the contrary; in the practices studied, telecare lead to more frequent and more specialised contacts between nurses and patients. The paper concludes by reflecting on the ethical implications of these changes...
  84. ncbi From shared data to sharing workflow: merging PACS and teleradiology
    Menashe Benjamin
    Algotec, a Carestream Health Company, Raanana, Israel
    Eur J Radiol 73:3-9. 2010
    ..Such a system increases efficiency for the radiology groups by enabling all users, regardless of location, to work "local" and fully participate in the workflow of every site. We refer to such a system as SuperPACS...
  85. ncbi Home telemonitoring and quality of life in stable, optimised chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Keir E Lewis
    Prince Philip Hospital, Llanelli, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 16:253-9. 2010
    ..The study showed that telemonitoring was safe but, despite being well used, it was not associated with changes in quality of life in patients who had stable COPD...
  86. ncbi Addressing telehealth's foremost barrier: provider as initial gatekeeper
    Pamela S Whitten
    Center for Healthcare Engineering, Purdue University, 100 N University Street, Beering Hall Rm 214, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2098, USA
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 21:517-21. 2005
    ..However, two separate studies carried out in Michigan that controlled for these barriers point out a more significant initial gatekeeper to the deployment of telehealth, namely providers...
  87. ncbi Models of telepsychiatric consultation--liaison service to rural primary care
    Donald M Hilty
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, the Center for Health and Technology, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacremeto, CA, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:152-7. 2006
    ..This article briefly reviews successful models used in primary care, their application to rural sites, new models for rural sites, and suggestions for future e-health research...
  88. ncbi Smart self management: assistive technology to support people with chronic disease
    Huiru Zheng
    Computer Science Research Institute, School of Computing and Mathematics, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, UK
    J Telemed Telecare 16:224-7. 2010
    ..We have found that telecare and assistive technology is feasible to support self management for chronic conditions within the home and local community environments...
  89. ncbi Live transference of surgical subspecialty skills using telerobotic proctoring to remote general surgeons
    Alexander Q Ereso
    University of California, San Francisco East Bay, Oakland, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:400-11. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that telementoring by a surgical subspecialist using a robotic platform is feasible and can convey subspecialty knowledge and skill to a remotely located general surgeon...
  90. ncbi Primary care providers' perceptions of home diabetes telemedicine care in the IDEATel project
    Fred Tudiver
    Department of Family Medicine, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    J Rural Health 23:55-61. 2007
    Few telemedicine projects have systematically examined provider satisfaction and attitudes.
  91. pmc Exploratory study of web-based planning and mobile text reminders in an overweight population
    Anastasia Soureti
    Unilever Discover, Bedforshire, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 13:e118. 2011
    ..Forming specific health plans can help translate good intentions into action. Mobile text reminders can further enhance the effects of planning on behavior...
  92. ncbi A randomized trial of a telephone care-management strategy
    David E Wennberg
    Health Dialog Services, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:1245-55. 2010
    ..The effect of such a strategy on health care costs remains controversial...
  93. pmc Telehealthcare for asthma: a Cochrane review
    Susannah McLean
    Allergy and Respiratory Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    CMAJ 183:E733-42. 2011
    ..We conducted a systematic review of studies of telehealthcare interventions used for the treatment of asthma to determine whether such approaches to care are effective...
  94. ncbi Enhancing self-efficacy for self-management in people with cystic fibrosis
    Elizabeth Cummings
    eHealth Services Research Group, University of Tasmania, Australia
    Stud Health Technol Inform 169:33-7. 2011
    ..The results highlight the challenges of stimulating self-management behaviours particularly in adolescents and in the evaluation of the role of mobile applications in supporting them...
  95. pmc A virtual clinic for diabetes self-management: pilot study
    Amy Jennings
    Health Sciences Research Institute, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    J Med Internet Res 11:e10. 2009
    ..Internet-based interventions to assist in diabetes management have the potential to provide patients with the information and support they need to become effective self-managers...
  96. ncbi A systematic review of telehealth applications in audiology
    De Wet Swanepoel
    Department of Communication Pathology, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Telemed J E Health 16:181-200. 2010
    ..Tele-audiology holds significant promise in extending services to the underserved communities but require considerable empirical research to inform future implementation...
  97. ncbi Effect of a telemonitoring-facilitated collaboration between general practitioner and heart failure clinic on mortality and rehospitalization rates in severe heart failure: the TEMA-HF 1 (TElemonitoring in the MAnagement of Heart Failure) study
    Paul Dendale
    Hasselt University, Faculty of Medicine, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Eur J Heart Fail 14:333-40. 2012
    ..In this study, we tested whether intensive follow-up of patients through a telemonitoring-facilitated collaboration between general practitioners (GPs) and a heart failure clinic could reduce mortality and rehospitalization rate...
  98. ncbi Ubiquitous healthcare service using Zigbee and mobile phone for elderly patients
    Hak Jong Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Int J Med Inform 78:193-8. 2009
    ..To investigate the efficacy of a u-healthcare service using Zigbee and mobile phone for elderly patients with diabetes mellitus or heart diseases...
  99. pmc Asynchronous and synchronous teleconsultation for diabetes care: a systematic literature review
    Fenne Verhoeven
    Faculty of Behavioral Sciences, Department of Psychology and Communication of Health and Risk, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 4:666-84. 2010
    ..to connect caregivers and one or more patients simultaneously, e.g., for the purpose of education...
  100. ncbi A community-based exercise programme for older persons with knee pain using telemedicine
    Y K Wong
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin Hospital, 33 A Kung Kok Street, Shatin NT, Hong Kong, China
    J Telemed Telecare 11:310-5. 2005
    ..Most of them felt that the system was user-friendly and convenient. Videoconferencing appears to be a useful method of delivering a resistance-training programme for community-dwelling elderly persons with knee pain...
  101. ncbi Telemedical Interventional Monitoring in Heart Failure (TIM-HF), a randomized, controlled intervention trial investigating the impact of telemedicine on mortality in ambulatory patients with heart failure: study design
    Friedrich Koehler
    Department of Cardiology and Angiology, Centre for Cardiovascular Telemedicine, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:1354-62. 2010
    ..Two meta-analyses have suggested that telemedicine in CHF can reduce mortality by 30-35%...

Research Grants72

  1. Convene the leaders of the multiple networks providing telehealth services in the
    STEPHEN BIGGIO; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..key telehealth stakeholders to identify the challenges to interoperability and seamless delivery of clinical telemedicine services;2. Exchange and prioritize ideas about how we accomplish interoperability;3...
  2. Point-of-care telemedicine units for surveillance of infectious diseases
    Karin Nielsen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It can also perform cytometry with data transfer in seconds to remote computer software. Its telemedicine and rapid diagnosis capabilities are revolutionary for infectious diseases...
  3. An RCT of telemedicine interventions for OSA
    DAVID W SPARROW; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Telehealth Outreach for Chronic Back Pain
    Joseph H Atkinson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Using the Medical Home model and its principles of telemedicine, flexible triage, and nurse care managers, we propose to test the efficacy of a telephone- administered, nurse-..
  5. Non-invasive evaluation of Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis
    Michelle Lai; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..John B. Wong, Professor of Medicine in the Division of Clinical Decision Making, Informatics and Telemedicine at the Tufts Medical Center will serve as mentors...
  6. Portable Retinal Imaging Device for Urgent Referrals and Remote Treatment
    Matthew S Muller; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Building on Aeon's existing Laser Scanning Digital Camera (LSDC) telemedicine platform, data will be automatically encrypted and uploaded to a secure server for review and referral ..
  7. Telehealth-Enabled Ultrasound-Bioimpedance Viscoelastographic Edema Monitoring
    William F Weitzel; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Parallel to these concerns over hydration status, remote care in the form of telehealth and telemedicine is emerging as an important tool for numerous patient groups...
  8. Easy-to-Use, Low-Cost, Handheld Retinal Camera for Screening for Diabetic Retinop
    RANDAL CHINNOCK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and image processing techniques to produce a novel, inexpensive device suitable for screening patients via telemedicine in a variety of care settings...
  9. Effectiveness of Therapy via Telemedicine following Cochlear Implants
    Anu Sharma; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..auditory evoked potentials (CAEPs) as measures of language and brain development, we will compare outcomes of telemedicine and in-person care delivery of AVT...
  10. Potential of ICU telemedicine to improve patient safety, reduce morbidity & morta
    JAMES A L MATHERS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..ICU telemedicine is a health care innovation that combines clinical expertise with electronic monitoring systems to improve the ..
  11. Physical Telerahabilitation in Veterans with Multiple Sclerosis
    MITCHELL TAYLOR WALLIN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..0-4.0 and EDSS 4.5-6.5). Patients enrolled to the intervention group will receive a Home Automated Telemedicine (HAT) system that will be installed at the patient's home by a research assistant...
  12. Critical Care Excellence in Sepsis and Trauma (CREST)
    DEE WALKER contact FORD; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..outcomes for sepsis and trauma by educating providers and providing access to specialist consultation via telemedicine technology to participating rural hospitals in the South Carolina (SC) Lowcountry and PeeDee regions...
  13. Telecognitive Assessment: Extending Neuropsychology to Underserved Elders
    Munro Cullum; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Telemedicine or Videoconferencing (VC) technology has been used successfully for psychiatric interviewing as a means of providing services to patients in rural and otherwise underserved settings...
  14. Computer Modeling of Surgical Outcomes for Nasal Airway Obstruction
    John S Rhee; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Furthermore, with the universality of CT scans and the ability to post-process the "raw data", the potential for telemedicine consulting for difficult nasal airway cases would also become more appealing and fruitful.
  15. Telemedicine to Improve Depression and Adherence in HIV+ Women in the Rural South
    Mirjam Colette Kempf; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Teleconferencing/telemedicine technology will be used to overcome structural barriers to health care access (e.g...
  16. UCLA SPOTRIAS CENTER APPLICATION RENEWAL-PROGRAM PROJECT
    Jeffrey L Saver; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In Project 3, "Telestroke in the Field: Improving Pre-hospital Stroke Care with Mobile Broadband Telemedicine Technologies," will evaluate the benefit upon pre-hospital diagnostic accuracy and informed consent of ..
  17. Telemedicine Management of Veterans with Chronic Insomnia and PTSD
    Samuel T Kuna; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The formative evaluation of the telemedicine delivery of CBT-I in Aim 4 will use qualitative (targeted focus groups with participants and therapist ..
  18. Reducing Asthma Disparities Through School-Based Telemedicine for Rural Children
    TAMARA TAYLOR PERRY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..propose conducting a cluster randomized trial with 540 children, ages 4-17 years, to implement a school-based telemedicine intervention in rural public school districts...
  19. 2011-2013 Workshop on Health IT and Economics (WHITE)
    Ritu Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Health information technologies (IT) in the form of electronic medical records, telemedicine, remote monitoring devices, personal health records, etc...
  20. Intervention to Improve HCV Treatment Uptake and Adherence in HIV/HCV Coinfection
    Jeffrey J Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PREP-C has been piloted in almost 100 patients and a telemedicine resource for health care providers was launched in 2012 (www.prepC.org)...
  21. CyberTherapy 2009 - 2013
    Brenda K Wiederhold; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Italiano, Mary Ann Liebert Publishers, NATO, Naval Research Laboratory, NIDA, Office of Naval Research, Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center, Universiti du Quibec en Outaouais, and The Virtual Reality Medical ..
  22. Telemedicine for Mental Health Services for the Linguistically Isolated: A Pilot
    Yuri Jang; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..accessibility to mental health services, we propose the use of technologies that fall into the category of telemedicine. Telemedicine has proven effectiveness as a vehicle for implementing both physical and mental health ..
  23. System for Increasing Patient Access to Eye Exams for Diabetic Retinopathy
    Matthew S Muller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of providing eyecare to the underserved by developing cost-effective DR screening cameras and internet-based telemedicine platforms...
  24. Prolonged Exposure (PE) for PTSD: Telemedicine vs. In Person
    RONALD E ACIERNO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The May, 2005 Committee on Veterans Affairs, Subcommittee on Health has identified Telemedicine as a VA priority area to address this need...
  25. Computerized Assessment by Remote Examiner System (CARES)
    JAMES P O'HALLORAN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Telemedicine can be defined as the delivery of healthcare services to distal locations by electronic connectivity...
  26. State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate NETT Clinical Site Hub
    STEVEN RICHARD LEVINE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..large patient pool, extensive NIH clinical trials experience, detailed ED visit data from all hospitals, acute telemedicine experience, expertise in exemption from informed consent, and well-established, extensive community networks ..
  27. Tele-ICU and hospital-associated infection rates
    Lesly Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A new use of telemedicine, applying telemedicine technology in acute intensive care units (tele- ICU), has the potential to reduce HAI ..
  28. Arkansas Center for Clinical and Translational Research
    Laura P James; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Arkansas has an outstanding telemedicine program to support our community-based research efforts. UAMS is developing a new Division of Informatics...
  29. Therapeutic Window for Acute Stroke Therapy (P50)
    Brett C Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Optimizing Practitioners'Use in Stroke (STRokE DOC OPUS), which builds on the ongoing audio-visual telemedicine research track to explore the utility of remote telemedicine consultations for acute stroke by determining ..
  30. Network Control of Diabetes: Aligning Artificial Pancreas Design with Physiology
    Boris P Kovatchev; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g. hypoglycemia prevention, advice, CLC), and global services (e.g. real-time remote monitoring, telemedicine)...
  31. Telephone IPT Intervention for HIV-Infected Rural Persons
    TIMOTHY GLENN HECKMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for research that will "Study whether individuals with various mental disorders can be treated effectively via telemedicine." A pilot RCT recently completed by our team showed that a 6-session telephone-delivered, interpersonal ..
  32. Facilitating Health Behavior Change among Morbidly Obese Adolescents
    ROBYN JENNIFER SYSKO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..bariatric surgery program, and (2) the development and pilot testing of a treatment intervention delivered via telemedicine. Secondary aims of this application include evaluating the effect of psychiatric symptoms and the treatment ..
  33. Rapid Material Perception
    Ruth Rosenholtz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In another example, when a physician is evaluating a patient in telemedicine (i.e...
  34. Telemedicine For Anterior Eye Diseases
    MARIA ANNEKE WOODWARD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    Project Summary: Ocular telemedicine can deliver eye care to millions of Americans who do not have access to services. This K23 proposal demonstrates Dr. Maria A...
  35. Neurological Emergencies Treatment Trials (NETT) Network Clinical Site Hubs
    Robert D Welch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The system has advanced telemedicine capabilities, which further augments patient evaluations and consultation...
  36. Virtual Cancer Genetic Services: Telemedicine Delivery in Community Clinics
    Angela R Bradbury; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..b>Telemedicine (e.g...
  37. Kansas Community Cancer Health Disparities Network
    K Allen Greiner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our CNP Network will capitalize on thriving research programs offered in our AHECS, Telemedicine Center and safety-net clinic system (Kansas Association for the Medically Underserved, KAMU), and it will ..
  38. Novel Full-Color High Frame Rate 3D Projector for Multiview 3D Displays
    Jason Geng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..has broad impact on various aspects of healthcare practices, ranging from 3D/4D image visualization, image guided intervention, telemedicine, surgical replays, microscope/endoscope visualization, education, training, etc.
  39. Arkansas Center for Clinical and Translational Research
    Curtis L Lowery; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Arkansas has an outstanding telemedicine program to support our community-based research efforts. UAMS is developing a new Division of Informatics...
  40. Arkansas Center for Clinical Translational Research
    Laura P James; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Arkansas has an outstanding telemedicine program to support our community-based research efforts. UAIVIS is developing a new Division of Informatics...
  41. Novel True 3D Display Tools for Effective 3D Visualization in Biomedical Research
    Jason Geng; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..has broad impact on various aspects of healthcare practices, ranging from 3D/4D image visualization, image guided intervention, telemedicine, surgical replays, microscope/endoscope visualization, education, training, etc.
  42. Optimizing Treatment for Brazilian Smokers through Community-Based Primary Care
    Kimber P Richter; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The Parent R01 for this project tests the effectiveness of telemedicine to increase access to evidence-based tobacco treatment among rural Anglo and Latino smokers in the U.S...
  43. Designing Research Training for Rwandans in Emerging HIV &Drug Therapy
    Eugene Mutimura; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the 5-year HRTP;2) carry out interactive Teleconference presentations by Einstein faculty using KFH, K Telemedicine facilities on HIV- and ART- cardiovascular, diabetes and metabolic complications;3) visit out Einstein faculty&..
  44. Individualized Feedback Effectiveness in Heart Failure Home Telemonitoring
    KIMBERLY DENISE SHEA; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..b>Telemedicine has shown great promise in helping patients, families, and nurses as they take on important roles in home care...
  45. Developing Innovative Interdisciplinary Biomedical Engineering Programs in Africa
    Robert L Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..including novel point-of-care medical diagnostic devices, therapeutic interventions, information systems, and telemedicine diagnostics facilitated through mobile phones...
  46. Telemedicine Approaches to Evaluating Acute-phase ROP - eROP
    Graham E Quinn; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..study will evaluate the validity, reliability, feasibility, safety and relative cost-effectiveness of an ROP telemedicine evaluation system to detect eyes of at-risk babies who meet RW- ROP criteria and need of a diagnostic ..
  47. Stroke Telemedicine Access Recovery (STAR) Project
    Patricia C Gregory; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..mentors and advisors in the areas of community-based participatory research, health disparities, stroke, and telemedicine, (3) a mentored research study that will provide pilot data for a multi-site R01 to improve inpatient ..
  48. The Ohio State University Neurological Emergencies Treatment Trials (OSU NETT) N*
    Michel T Torbey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of all participants in the trials;4) To collaborate with network members in developing and testing innovative telemedicine approaches to enhance informed trial consent process and patients follow-up;5) To use the NETT initiatives and ..
  49. THE COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS OF TELEMEDICINE TO DETECT DIABETIC RETINOPATHY
    THOMAS MARK BECKER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..proposal will address three critical gaps in knowledge: 1) the efficacy for detecting diabetic retinopathy with telemedicine and traditional surveillance methods;2) the health behavior factors related to receiving annual diabetic eye ..
  50. Innovative Systems & Educational Tools to Advance an Established Diabetic Retinop
    GARY GREGORY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Advanced Diagnostics, LLC (ADx) is a small business that owns, manufacturers and markets the EyeTel DigiScope Telemedicine Retinal Imaging System...
  51. Galveston Global Health Consortium
    ARTHUR CLINTON WHITE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..ethics concentration within the masters program in medical humanities, 3) To leverage UTMB's expertise in telemedicine to develop a global grand rounds video conference, 4) To foster conferences and seminars focused on global ..
  52. Facilitators and Barriers to Adoption of a Successful Urban Telemedicine Model
    Kenneth M McConnochie; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..provided by applicant): We will evaluate facilitators and barriers to implementation of the Health-e-Access telemedicine network (HeA), a health IT application with established feasibility, efficacy, effectiveness, and efficiency in ..
  53. Variations in Care: Comparing Heart Failure Care Transition Intervention Effects
    Michael K Ong; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The other adaptation adds a telemedicine approach with remote sensors to minimize use of the centralized telephone post-discharge program...
  54. Evaluating Telemedicine for Acute Illnesses in Assisted Living Residences
    Manish N Shah; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Many factors limit the access of these patients to safe, efficient, high quality, low cost, acute care. Telemedicine, a commercially-available technology with demonstrated effectiveness in other vulnerable populations, may ..
  55. Enhancing Nutrition and Activity in Rural Children
    Ann Davis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..2 will pilot the improved intervention to decrease percent overweight among 5-6 year old rural children via telemedicine and compare it to an enhanced standard of care condition...
  56. Using a Telemedicine System to Promote Patient Care Among Underserved Individuals
    Alfred Bove; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We believe that telemedicine, by empowering the patient and strengthening the patient-provider relationship, can support a chronic care ..
  57. The use of interactive television in identifying autism in young children
    R MATTHEW MATTHEW REESE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..b>Telemedicine, a form of interactive television that uses real-time video conferencing for clinical purposes, is increasingly ..
  58. Teleconsultation and Quality Review in Child Maltreatment
    PATRICIA GOEDE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The web-based application, TeleCAM, is designed to augment existing telemedicine applications and imaging systems through the use of web services protocols...
  59. Quality, Economic Outcomes and Sustainability of Telepsychiatry (QUEST)
    Meera Narasimhan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..efficiencies and increased access to care that could be provided via centralized delivery of these services via telemedicine. However, little is known about the outcomes and costs of this approach for delivering behavioral services in ..
  60. PROVIDING TELE HOME CARE TO CHRONICALLY ILL RURAL OLDER
    Pamela Whitten; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..What makes this project unique is the application of telemedicine technologies to deliver these services to patients' homes...
  61. Dysmorphology Core
    Kenneth Lyons Jones; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in diagnosis of FASD to successfully diagnose or rule out this disorder, to develop with the help of the Telemedicine Communications Center at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), a wireless, interactive, audiovisual ..
  62. K-12 Virtual Clinical Research Center &Medical Ignorance Exploratorium: Phase I+
    Marlys Hearst Witte; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..and emerging multi-institutional/organizational partnerships and Arizona's internationally recognized Telemedicine Program, VCRC and the Medical Ignorance Exploratorium will create progressive live and Internet-based age-..
  63. Enhanced Multimedia Telehealth for Hearing Disabilities
    Yunxin Zhao; Fiscal Year: 2005
    DESCRIPTION (Provided by Applicant): Telemedicine or telehealth has opened a world of specialty health services to persons who may otherwise be unable to access appropriate care...
  64. Creating Online NICU Networks to Educate, Consult & Team
    VALERIE RACHAL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] Use telemedicine technologies (secure peer-to-peer videoconferencing/training DVDs) to enhance and expand the use of evidence-..
  65. COOK COUNTY HOSPITAL-RUSH UNIV JOINT INTERNET PROJECT
    Kevin Lane; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..such as NIH/NLM access to medical databases, patient information, and practice guidelines, and the use of telemedicine. Many CCH graduates work in underserved, low income and high risk communities...
  66. Enabling Sleep Apnea Patient-Centered Care Via an Internet Intervention
    Carl Stepnowsky; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Poor treatment adherence with CPAP therapy is well-documented. Set against a backdrop of telemedicine applications that have grown as fast in unsubstantiated claims and assumptions of patient satisfaction, ..
  67. TELEMEDICINE FOR RURAL AND PSYCHIATRIC CLIENTS
    CHRISTINE PEDERSON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Data on computer use and journal activity will be collected monthly, and clients will describe how they used the computer or journal and how they perceive its effect on various dimensions. ..
  68. Stroke:Role of aPL, hemostatic markers, and telestroke
    Steven Levine; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..4) Pilot studies will be conducted, as well in the application of telemedicine for stroke ("Telestroke")...
  69. EFFICACY OF TELEMEDICINE COLPOSCOPY
    Daron Ferris; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This project proposes to use telemedicine, the active application of telecommunications and computer technology to medical services, to provide ..
  70. Enhancing Mental Health Services to Children with Autism
    Thomas Nesbitt; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and develop strategies and guidelines for optimizing the effectiveness of telehealth technologies (clinical telemedicine, distance learning, internet communication and information distribution) in the delivery of high quality, ..
  71. Telemedicine for Children in Rural Emergency Departments
    James Marcin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The use of telemedicine to provide under served hospitals with pediatric emergency and critical care telemedicine consultations has not ..
  72. Reducing Health Disparities in Alabama's Black Belt
    John Higginbotham; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..first agrimedicine program; 3) Implementing a rural training track for CCHS medical students; 4) Creating a telemedicine linkage among three counties and CCHS; 5) Founding the Rural Alabama Area Health Education Center to administer ..