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A study on improving care in diabetes by evaluating patient empowerment through eHealth Technology

Nirmala Kumari, P. K. Suresh Kumar
2022 Zenodo  
The objectives of the study to examine the effectiveness of eHealth technology by using a freely available smart-phone application in diabetic self-care and also to study patient empowerment through health  ...  This included a convenient sampling and the study was carried out for a period of six months. The analysis of the study was done using SPSS software.  ...  INTRODUCTION Diabetes Mellitus is chronic and progressive disorder mainly due to type 1 and type 2 that is absolute or relative causes respectively and it affects every system of our body (American Diabetes  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.7122643 fatcat:rmcutbngnfehfawhs547iv6434

Empowerment of patients with type 2 diabetes: current perspectives

Donají V Gómez-Velasco, Paloma Almeda-Valdes, Alexandro J Martagón, Gabriela A Galán-Ramírez, Carlos A Aguilar Salinas
2019 Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity : Targets and Therapy  
Furthermore, the effectiveness of the empowerment-based interventions for improving metabolic control and diabetes knowledge are described.  ...  Patient empowerment is a continuous process in which knowledge, motivation, and capacity to take control of their disease are built within a person.  ...  In many countries, health systems continue using a model of care for type 2 diabetes that was developed in the 1940s (adequate for acute infectious diseases). 40 To date, there are still important information  ... 
doi:10.2147/dmso.s174910 pmid:31496769 pmcid:PMC6689555 fatcat:fqwlqqxx7naz3a5xilolngcxj4

Empowerment of patients with type 2 diabetes: current perspectives

Gómez-Velasco DV, Almeda-Valdes P, Martagón AJ, Galán-Ramírez GA, Aguilar-Salinas CA
2019 Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity : Targets and Therapy  
Furthermore, the effectiveness of the empowerment-based interventions for improving metabolic control and diabetes knowledge are described.  ...  This concept is not always well understood and applied. This review describes the strategies to induce empowerment in patients with diabetes.  ...  In many countries, health systems continue using a model of care for type 2 diabetes that was developed in the 1940s (adequate for acute infectious diseases). 40 To date, there are still important information  ... 
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Intelligent Agent and Virtual Game to support education in e-health

Enrica Pesare, Teresa Roselli, Veronica Rossano
2015 Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems  
The empowerment process aims at enhancing the patient knowledge and skills in order to allow them to be aware of their health status.  ...  The paper presents a serious game that is addressed to young children with type I diabetes and uses the coaching strategy.  ...  Diabetes) and all the young children that participate to the study.  ... 
doi:10.18293/dms2015-035 dblp:conf/dms/PesareRR15 fatcat:jczdipb2rfggpaj7qinrgmq7gq

How Do Smart Device Apps for Diabetes Self-Management Correspond with Theoretical Indicators of Empowerment? An Analysis of App Features

Nicola Brew-Sam, Arul Chib
2019 International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care  
of empowerment.MethodsWe examined features of 121 apps for diabetes self-management available in Singapore, with the second highest proportion of diabetes among developed nations, for psychological empowerment  ...  (feeling of empowerment) and for behavioral empowerment (social support).ResultsDiabetes apps studied offered a narrow range of features, with limited feature-sets corresponding to indicators of empowerment  ...  Researchers and developers need to tailor app information more specifically to the type of diabetes and other characteristics of specific patient groups (78) .  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0266462319000163 pmid:31017563 fatcat:lgcosod3jrg4tpyomrkpfdg5u4

Redefining Electronic Health Records (EHR) and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) to Promote Patient Empowerment

Muhammad Anshari
2019 IJID (International Journal on Informatics for Development)  
Electronic Health Records (EHRs) and Electronic Medical Records (EMRs) are considered as a building block for electronic health development.  ...  The aim of the research is to examine the distinct role of EHR from EMR in order to promote patients' empowerment.  ...  Figure 1 . 1 Summary of the proposed method 23] reviewed the different types of EHR terms commonly used in literatures.  ... 
doi:10.14421/ijid.2019.08106 fatcat:kdqm4veqfrct3mrciy6zdbzp3a

Psychological Empowerment of Patients with Chronic Diseases: The Role of Digital Integration

Xiadong Deng, Jiban Khuntia, Kaushik Ghosh
2013 International Conference on Information Systems  
Based on existing literature, we develop a conceptual research model that provides antecedents and consequences of psychological empowerment for chronic disease treatment, and suggest a mediating role  ...  We develop a set of propositions based on the research model, and suggest a set of measurable constructs to test the propositions.  ...  For example, one of the symptoms of diabetes is feeling tired or fatigued, and the patient may ignore them in daily life.  ... 
dblp:conf/icis/DengKG13 fatcat:j4irfckyivc5tlskkebub7lpt4

Web 2.0 systems supporting childhood chronic disease management: A pattern language representation of a general architecture

Toomas Timpka, Henrik Eriksson, Johnny Ludvigsson, Joakim Ekberg, Sam Nordfeldt, Lena Hanberger
2008 BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making  
Support for children diagnosed with diabetes Type 1 was used as the example area.  ...  Conclusion: The use of design patterns allows representing the core design elements of a Web 2.0 system upon which an 'ecological' development of content respecting these constraints can be built.  ...  The funding body had no influence on the study design; the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; the writing of the manuscript; nor on the decision to submit the manuscript for publication.  ... 
doi:10.1186/1472-6947-8-54 pmid:19040738 pmcid:PMC2627839 fatcat:6wpsyx2paze5pmie6wd2gkltfu

Patient experiences with technology enabled care across healthcare settings- a systematic review

Ann-Chatrin Linqvist Leonardsen, Camilla Hardeland, Ann Karin Helgesen, Vigdis A. Grøndahl
2020 BMC Health Services Research  
Patient participation was seen as a central aspect of the development of the TECT, as well as when using it.  ...  Technology enabled care (TEC) is a collective term for telecare, telehealth, telemedicine, mobile (m)-, digital- and electronic (e) health services.  ...  Acknowledgements Librarians Anne Katrine Gullvåg and Svanbjörg Asudottir isare acknowledged for contributing in setting up search strategies, combinations and boolian operators.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12913-020-05633-4 pmid:32838784 fatcat:hjjo5slnendpxbqy4qyv6hvitq

Challenges in designing digital person-centered self-management support for people with type-2 diabetes (Preprint)

Robyn Schimmer, Carljohan Orre, Ulrika Öberg, Karin Danielsson, Åsa Hörnsten
2018 JMIR Diabetes  
Self-management is a substantial part of treatment for patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D).  ...  The use of digital health, or eHealth, solutions for supporting self-management for patients with T2D is increasing.  ...  Furthermore, researchers and system developers were also seen as stakeholders important for the design and development of eHealth service.  ... 
doi:10.2196/10702 pmid:31538941 pmcid:PMC6754678 fatcat:6n5idkzxzvflpotzu5uofcvgri

Empowering citizens through data interoperability - data federation applied to consumer-centric healthcare

Tiina Anneli Nokkala, Tomi Dahlberg
2019 Finnish Journal of eHealth and eWelfare  
During the era of open systems, healthcare services and related data are in a constant flux caused by digital transformation.  ...  The objective is for active citizens to take better care of their own health.  ...  As an example, data related to type II diabetes could be made interoperable with the objective of preventing new type II diabetes cases and to improve the quality of life for those diagnosed with the disease  ... 
doi:10.23996/fjhw.82599 fatcat:6xq3thxeyzchpkg6xaty4h5wiu

Media Reinforcement for Psychological Empowerment in Chronic Disease Management

Kaushik Ghosh, Jiban Khuntia, Sudhir Chawla, Xiaodong Deng
2014 Communications of the Association for Information Systems  
This study explores how IT-enabled communication plays a significant role in shaping the patients' psychological empow erment for managing a chronic disease-diabetes.  ...  The conceptual model is tested using archival data collected from a survey of seventy-eight patients that w ere involved in diabetes management education programs.  ...  We appreciate the inputs of reviewers and participants of the 19th Americas Conference on Information Systems and the 2013 Healthcare Forum, organized at Oakland University, for this research.  ... 
doi:10.17705/1cais.03422 fatcat:5y3z7sqkazajrmtbzpaalrch64

How physicians can empower patients with digital tools

Letizia Affinito, Andrea Fontanella, Nicola Montano, Antonio Brucato
2020 Journal of Public Health  
, are the main determinants of the diffusion and effective adoption of digital tools for successful patient empowerment in internal medicine.  ...  Most of the respondents who have already prescribed digital tools for patient empowerment are just enough satisfied with the results achieved by their patients.  ...  The critical role of technology use in the empowerment of patients is strongly supported by the most recent definition of "digital health" shared by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10389-020-01370-4 fatcat:oueiwknihbfqhemzmjfyu6hqke

Italian Consensus Statement on Patient Engagement in Chronic Care: Process and Outcomes

Guendalina Graffigna, Serena Barello, Giuseppe Riva, Massimo Corbo, Gianfranco Damiani, Primiano Iannone, Albino Claudio Bosio, Walter Ricciardi
2020 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
On the basis of the information collected, a consensus statement was drafted, revised, and finalized by a panel of select renowned experts.  ...  Finally, experts agreed that digital technologies should be considered as a crucial enhancer for patient engagement in chronic care.  ...  education yes Efficacy of ongoing group-based diabetes self-management education for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus A randomised controlled trial Rygg, Lisbeth et al. 2012 diabetes self-management  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph17114167 pmid:32545278 pmcid:PMC7312656 fatcat:vsovbjycu5hibp3oip4w7m7tj4

IT-supported integrated care pathways for diabetes: A compilation and review of good practices

Hubertus JM Vrijhoef, Antonio Giulio de Belvis, Matias de la Calle, Maria Stella de Sabata, Bastian Hauck, Sabrina Montante, Annette Moritz, Dario Pelizzola, Markku Saraheimo, Nick A Guldemond
2017 International Journal of Care Coordination  
Integrated Care Pathways (ICPs) are a method for the mutual decision-making and organization of care for a well-defined group of patients during a well-defined period.  ...  The aim of a care pathway is to enhance the quality of care by improving patient outcomes, promoting patient safety, increasing patient satisfaction, and optimizing the use of resources.  ...  HCPs, public stakeholders and patients for the definition of the Diabetes IC Protocol and for the monitoring of indicators; 2.  ... 
doi:10.1177/2053434517714427 pmid:28690856 pmcid:PMC5476194 fatcat:slbhnnvvc5gsbg7tqouhgvduca
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