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Using Smartphones for Accountable Care and Evidence-based Decision Making in Managing Gestational Diabetes: An Australian Case Study

Nilmini Wickramasinghe, Say Yen Teoh, Paul Mercieca
2015 Communications of the Association for Information Systems  
In this paper, we focus on how it might be possible to use a mobile technology solution to support and enable superior diabetes monitoring and management.  ...  To test this solution, we examined the context of gestational diabetes and adopted a non-blinded randomized control trial with two-arm cross over applied to a private hospital in Victoria, Australia.  ...  Acknowledgments This work was supported by funding from Epworth HealthCare, ATN-DAAD and a Schoeller Senior Fellowship.  ... 
doi:10.17705/1cais.03733 fatcat:mxiforfj4nambpswwqcsx6lqru

Support Vector Machine based eHealth Cloud System for Diabetes Classification

Chandrashekhar Azad, Ashok Mehta, Dindayal Mahto, Dharmveer Yadav
2018 EAI Endorsed Transactions on Pervasive Health and Technology  
(iii) Gestational diabetes: develop high levels of blood sugar during pregnancy in women. This condition is known as gestational diabetes. Symptoms of Diabetes: i.  ...  Such a system can be used as "Application-as-a-Service" in cloud computing, also, it is useful for various medical science fields such as diagnosis and assisting surgeons, doctors, etc.  ... 
doi:10.4108/eai.13-7-2018.164627 fatcat:pea6syxnh5fdzlhmfaxekmpvlu

Achieving Value-Based Care in Chronic Disease Management: Intervention Study

Nilmini Wickramasinghe, Blooma John, Joey George, Doug Vogel
2019 JMIR Diabetes  
Using a design science research perspective, the Diamond diabetes monitoring device solution was adapted to the Australian health care environment.  ...  The aim of the study was to assess the usability, acceptability, and fidelity of the Diamond diabetes monitoring device for patients with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM).  ...  To provide an appropriate technology solution that can support self-management of diabetes for both patients and clinicians.  ... 
doi:10.2196/10368 pmid:31066699 pmcid:PMC6524451 fatcat:7dn66fo57vazvkwrahfgimqs2q

Supporting on-going Diabetes Management: The Need for Frequent, Reliable Information, Decision Support and Guidance to Empower People with Diabetes

Wickramasinghe N, Goldberg S
2019 Integrative Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases  
While it is well recognized that early detection and proactive management of diabetes is essential, this paper suggests a technology solution to assist a key patient frustration around diet and meal planning  ...  As noted by the World Health Organization (WHO) diabetes is a silent epidemic, and by 2020 there will be a 54% rise in the total number of individuals diagnosed with this disease.  ...  to adopt or use a technology solution.  ... 
doi:10.18314/idcd.v3i1.1871 fatcat:rwocjrqghbcg5abhyjcsmsgeje

The Benefits of Wireless Enabled Applications to Facilitate Superior Healthcare Delivery

Nilmini Wickramasinghe, Suresh Chalasani, Steve Goldberg, Sridevi Koritala
2012 International Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications (IJEHMC)  
The authors focus on wireless healthcare solutions, specifically examining a single exemplar case study, the diamond solution that describes a pervasive technology solution of a diabetes monitoring device  ...  Globally, both wired and wireless technologies have been used for healthcare delivery.  ...  DiaMonD -A PERVASIVE WIRELESS SOLUTION DiaMonD -diabetes monitoring device -is a pervasive technology solution designed to provide superior healthcare for sufferers of diabetes.  ... 
doi:10.4018/jehmc.2012100102 fatcat:k44bwrowkzgqndo3pwv6oq6qbm

An expert Personal Health System to monitor patients affected by Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: A feasibility study

Stefano Bromuri, Serban Puricel, Rene Schumann, Johannes Krampf, Juan Ruiz, Michael Schumacher
2016 Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments  
Purpose: Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) is a condition affecting 3-4% of pregnant women due to increased resistance to insulin caused by the growth of the fetus.  ...  Methods: The Personal Health System (PHS) was deployed in a feasibility study, modelled as a single-center, parallel group, open randomized controlled trial conducted in Lausanne University Hospital.  ...  As for our case, the solution demonstrated users' satisfaction for the automatic interpretation of data and the ease of use.  ... 
doi:10.3233/ais-160365 fatcat:qt5aykxv55hcdlheuxy2kumyae

Leveraging Technology to Improve Diabetes Care in Pregnancy

Sarah D. Crimmins, Angela Ginn-Meadow, Rebecca H. Jessel, Julie A. Rosen
2020 Clinical Diabetes  
A variety of technologies exist to aid in diabetes management for nonpregnant patients. However, adapting such tools to meet the demands of pregnancy presents multiple challenges.  ...  This article reviews the key attributes digital technologies must offer to best support diabetes management during pregnancy, as well as some digital tools developed specifically to meet this need.  ...  The approach used for a woman with a BMI $40 kg/m 2 who develops GDM would not be the same as the approach used for a woman with a BMI in the normal range and type 1 diabetes who becomes pregnant.  ... 
doi:10.2337/cd20-0047 pmid:33384473 pmcid:PMC7755043 fatcat:qtxusqbkwnbh3hque4vaj553ru

Conceptual Framework for Developing a Diabetes Information Network

Hossein Riazi, Mostafa Langarizadeh, Bagher Larijani, and Shahmoradi
2016 Acta Informatica Medica  
Background: A wide range of information technology (IT) based interventions such as distance learning, diabetes registries, personal or electronic health record systems, clinical information systems, and  ...  Based on these inputs, the requirements for creating a diabetes information network were identified and used to create a questionnaire based on 9-point Likert scale.  ...  Adaji et al. performed a literature review about the use of information technology to enhance diabetes management.  ... 
doi:10.5455/aim.2016.24.186-192 pmid:27482133 pmcid:PMC4949029 fatcat:rhn6l7fnvfccffroqa2vqcx7ue

Diabetes in sub-Saharan Africa: from clinical care to health policy

Rifat Atun, Justine I Davies, Edwin A M Gale, Till Bärnighausen, David Beran, Andre Pascal Kengne, Naomi S Levitt, Florence W Mangugu, Moffat J Nyirenda, Graham D Ogle, Kaushik Ramaiya, Nelson K Sewankambo (+59 others)
2017 The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology  
Simple and effective information technology solutions should be used to enable more locally delivered care.  ...  Our review of the challenges involved makes it clear that models of diabetes care for use in high-income countries are neither appropriate nor affordable in low-income or middle-income countries.  ...  The Harvard Medical School Center for Global Health Delivery provided funding for the Commissioners' meeting in Dubai.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s2213-8587(17)30181-x pmid:28688818 fatcat:7mphwsmg7zfgrbjqhwiifzq34i

Contextualization using Context-Aware Publish and Subscribe (CAPS) based on IoT

This paper discusses the current context analysis strategies that use either rational models or probabilistic methods exclusively.  ...  First have to create a context profile with the help of context type like user, activity, physical, and environment context. Then also is create a profile by using attributes.  ...  Among women who also have a record of miscarriage as demonstrated in as research at the Indian diabetic clinic, there was also an improvement in the rate of gestational diabetes.  ... 
doi:10.35940/ijitee.a4413.119119 fatcat:iqsmwxmhhrh6da2u6hiy6eqaaq

Applications of Nanotechnology in Diabetes

Dasari Anusha, Karumanchi Pradeep
2015 Journal of advance research in Electrical & Electronics Engineering  
Nanotechnology offers sensing technologies that provide more accurate and timely medical information for diagnosing disease, and miniature devices that can administer treatment automatically if required  ...  Some tests such as diabetes blood sugar levels require patients to administer the test themselves to avoid the risk of their blood glucose falling to dangerous levels.  ...  Quantum dots Quantum Dots (QDs) can be used for biomedical purposes as a diagnostic as well as therapeutic tool.  ... 
doi:10.53555/nneee.v2i8.182 fatcat:wzxk66q4r5aibf364olb4lecne

A Meta-Synthesis of Behavioral Outcomes from Telemedicine Clinical Trials for Type 2 Diabetes and the Clinical User-Experience Evaluation (CUE)

Sakib Jalil, Trina Myers, Ian Atkinson
2015 Journal of medical systems  
CUE is a recommendation for future telemedicine clinical trials that focuses on the patient as the user from Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) perspective and was developed as part of this research.  ...  and Atkinson, Ian (2015) A metasynthesis of behavioral outcomes from telemedicine clinical trials for type 2 diabetes and the clinical user-experience evaluation (CUE).  ...  the Townsville-Mackay Medicare Locals (TMML) who conduct the clinical trials and Dianna Hardy from James Cook University, Australia and Professor Alison Bowes from the University of Stirling, Scotland, for  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10916-015-0191-9 pmid:25677954 fatcat:hcj4kf3avfhdfmgzyrverdvfv4

Livestock as models for developmental programming

Lawrence P. Reynolds, Kimberly A. Vonnahme
2017 Animal Frontiers  
We also acknowledge the many agencies that have provided funding for this work, including the U.S.  ...  Acknowledgments We acknowledge the many outstanding mentors, collaborators, students, and support staff who have made important contributions to our work in this area and who have enabled us to develop  ...  of an Livestock as models for developmental programming Lawrence P.  ... 
doi:10.2527/af.2017-0123 fatcat:t6kvpiwqsvcrteqm4qzmtqjnlm

Elasticity Based Med-Cloud Recommendation System for Diabetic Prediction in Cloud Computing Environment

Karamath Ateeq, Manas Ranjan Pradhan, Beenu Mago
2020 Advances in Science, Technology and Engineering Systems  
Cloud computing has three service models such as Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS).  ...  Hybrid Classification and Clustering Algorithm (HC2A) is used for classifying and clustering the diseased patients as Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetic patients.  ...  three types as Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes.  ... 
doi:10.25046/aj0506193 fatcat:ewsuorzbb5cspled3y3fswiyv4

Towards early and automatic detection of Urinary Infection during pregnancy

Lizbeth Escobedo, Adán Hirales-Carbajal
2018 EAI Endorsed Transactions on Pervasive Health and Technology  
One of the main reasons for this problem, after gestational hypertension and complications in childbirth, is infections.  ...  A bound of 47 enabled extraction of 25 unique words and expressions for each patient class. Further, approximately 17% and 27% of association rules drew terms from each word set correspondingly.  ...  The proposed method needs further research for it to be used as a diagnostic aid.  ... 
doi:10.4108/eai.13-7-2018.162810 fatcat:f3shhmcrqbgxpo6w4w5epqi3va
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