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Dm-Health App: Diabetes Diagnosis Using Machine Learning with Smartphone

Elias Hossain, Mohammed Alshehri, Sultan Almakdi, Hanan Halawani, Md. Mizanur Rahman, Wahidur Rahman, Sabila Al Jannat, Nadim Kaysar, Shishir Mia
2022 Computers Materials & Continua  
In this research, 90% accuracy was obtained by performing K-fold cross-validation on top of the K nearest neighbor's algorithm (KNN) & LightGBM.  ...  The Doctor Consultation Module ensures free treatment related to diabetes.  ...  Funding Statement: The authors received no specific funding for this study. Conflicts of Interest: The authors of this study declare that they have no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.32604/cmc.2022.024822 fatcat:oijxnr6ebfdzxeallo2e4oo3ve

MEDication reminder APPs to improve medication adherence in Coronary Heart Disease (MedApp-CHD) Study: a randomised controlled trial protocol

Karla Santo, Clara K Chow, Aravinda Thiagalingam, Kris Rogers, John Chalmers, Julie Redfern
2017 BMJ Open  
features of the basic and advanced medication reminder apps 18 215 Page 10 of 39 For peer review only - BMJ Open Page 11 of 39 For peer review only  ...  The increasing popularity of apps is evident as there has been exponential growth 116 in numbers of apps available in online stores.  ...  COMPETING INTERESTS 486 The authors declare no potential conflicts of interest with respect to the research, authorship 487 and/or publication of this article.  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017540 pmid:28993388 pmcid:PMC5640083 fatcat:w3uydf3esjec3hxf3g4erqitfa

Research on the Impact of mHealth Apps on the Primary Healthcare Professionals in Patient Care

Majed Kamel Al-Azzam, Fahd Abd Algalil
2021 Applied Bionics and Biomechanics  
A two-stage cross-sectional research was conducted.  ...  The goal of this study was to develop and use a questionnaire in order to analyse the effects of eHealth apps on patient care using Jordanian population.  ...  [31] study would use mobile headphones for behavioral health nursing and healthcare if such amenities were accessible for free.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2021/7611686 pmid:34912474 pmcid:PMC8668363 fatcat:76slyjnslbgythqchurusywb6e

Sex Ed to Go: A Content Analysis of Comprehensive Sexual Education Apps

Kerstin M. Kalke, Tamar Ginossar, Sayyed Fawad Ali Shah, Andrew J. West
2017 Health Education & Behavior  
The following section will review literature on the evidence of the effectiveness of both approaches. Abstinence-only programs.  ...  Each of the principal findings will be discussed separately in the sections below. Differences in the quantity and quality of sexual health apps.  ... 
doi:10.1177/1090198117749259 pmid:29284294 fatcat:skraw7n2mnbzlp3znvfeo6iea4

Information and Quality in Infant Feeding Smartphone Apps: a five-year update on a Systematic Search and Evaluation (Preprint)

Heilok Cheng, Alison Tutt, Catherine Llewellyn, Donna Size, Jennifer Jones, Sarah Taki, Chris Rossiter, Elizabeth Denney-Wilson
2019 JMIR mHealth and uHealth  
The Google Play store and Apple App Store were searched for free and paid Android and iPhone Operating System (iOS) apps using keywords for infant feeding, breastfeeding, formula feeding, and tummy time  ...  The key areas for improvement involved providing evidence-based information consistent with the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council's Infant Feeding Guidelines.  ...  Despite the proliferation of apps and their increasing popularity with parents, their quality may not have kept pace with their quantity.  ... 
doi:10.2196/17300 pmid:32459187 fatcat:d5fc5f36yjeblpg4nbog6s74me

Mobile Health Apps to Facilitate Self-Care: A Qualitative Study of User Experiences

Kevin Anderson, Oksana Burford, Lynne Emmerton, Peter M.A. van Ooijen
2016 PLoS ONE  
This paper presents a qualitative exploration of how health consumers use apps for health monitoring, their perceived benefits from use of health apps, and suggestions for improvement of health apps.  ...  Deductive and inductive thematic analysis reduced the data to four dominant themes: engagement in use of the app; technical functionality of the app; ease of use and design features; and management of  ...  Acknowledgments The researchers thank the participants in the study and the health bodies who helped with recruitment.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0156164 pmid:27214203 pmcid:PMC4876999 fatcat:4bmm5lxwzjhetfwb3rlxd2lbza

Mobile App for Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

Malin Sjöström, Lars Lindholm, Eva Samuelsson
2017 Journal of Medical Internet Research  
and additional languages are added for free.  ...  Reimbursement and regulation of health apps in the EU The European Commission eHealth Action Plan 2012-2020 (113) acknowledges the benefits of lifestyle apps, wellbeing apps 7 and medical devices, and  ...  The WHO global surveys on eHealth and related publications are available online at the Global Observatory for eHealth webpage. 9 Interactive results for the 2015 WHO global survey on eHealth from the  ... 
doi:10.2196/jmir.7383 pmid:28483745 pmcid:PMC5440735 fatcat:jvmpj2crcjakha566immdwqjte

Developing an App to Screen for Dual Disorders: A Tool for Improving Treatment Services in Mexico

Rodrigo Marín-Navarrete, Marta Torrens, Aldebarán Toledo-Fernández, Joan Ignasi Mestre-Pinto, Ricardo Sánchez-Domínguez, Alejandro Pérez-Lopez, Ricardo Saracco-Alvarez, Eduardo Ángel Madrigal-De León, Nestor Szerman
2021 Frontiers in Psychiatry  
an app to screen for DDs, which will contribute to referral to specialized services in keeping with the level of severity of psychiatric and addictive symptomatology, and be suitable for use by community-based  ...  The app and its algorithm to screen for and refer DDs proved to be efficient and easy to apply with satisfactory community acceptance.Conclusion: The app promises to be a useful screening tool at residential  ...  the Patología Dual Screening app.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2021.697598 pmid:34777035 pmcid:PMC8585995 fatcat:vqotwm2xsvhypjrdgkrahr3yhy

Mobile app increases vegetable-based preparations by low-income household cooks: a randomized controlled trial

Peter Clarke, Susan H Evans, Deborah Neffa-Creech
2018 Public Health Nutrition  
The app offers vegetable-based recipes, food tips and no-cost strategies for making mealtimes healthier and for bargain-conscious grocery shopping, among other themes.  ...  Use of the app increased between mid-experiment and final measurement (P = 0·0001).ConclusionsThe app appears to encourage household cooks to try new preparation methods and widen their incorporation of  ...  Supplementary material To view supplementary material for this article, please visit  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1368980018003117 pmid:30472970 fatcat:xz75etz4mnhm5pl64655o3zmmy

Young People's Use of Digital Health Technologies in the Global North: A Narrative Review (Preprint)

Deborah Lupton
2020 Journal of Medical Internet Research  
The findings are listed under type of digital technology used for health: cross-media, internet, social media, apps and wearable devices, sexual health support and information, and mental health support  ...  This article provides a narrative literature review of the growing number of social research studies published over the past decade that investigate the types of digital technologies used by children and  ...  The purpose of this type of narrative review is to provide a scholarly summary and interpretation of a body of literature rather than evaluate the validity of a method or a medical intervention, with the  ... 
doi:10.2196/18286 pmid:33427684 fatcat:wkz3tr4z5jgdnek6edutqnh2k4

Usability and Feasibility of PIERS on the Move: An mHealth App for Pre-Eclampsia Triage

Joanne Lim, Garth Cloete, Dustin T Dunsmuir, Beth A Payne, Cornie Scheffer, Peter von Dadelszen, Guy A Dumont, J Mark Ansermino
2015 JMIR mHealth and uHealth  
In the past year the rate of policy change in African countries far exceeded expectations, providing opportunities to accelerate progress for maternal, newborn and child health.  ...  The African region has the highest rates of neonatal mortality in the world, and has shown the slowest progress so far in reducing neonatal deaths. However there is hope.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The following USAID projects have contributed time and support: Photo credits Photo credits are listed on page 243.  ... 
doi:10.2196/mhealth.3942 pmid:25887292 pmcid:PMC4417132 fatcat:3kv63i735bf2fit3k5hlhlzwi4

An app-, web- and social support-based weight loss intervention for adults with obesity: the HelpMeDoIt! feasibility RCT

Sharon Anne Simpson, Lynsay Matthews, Juliana Pugmire, Alex McConnachie, Emma McIntosh, Elinor Coulman, Kathryn Hughes, Mark Kelson, Sarah Morgan-Trimmer, Simon Murphy, Olga Utkina-Macaskill, Laurence Moore
2020 Public Health Research  
Results Stage 1 produced (1) a website that provided evidence-based information for lifestyle change and harnessing social support, and (2) an app that facilitated goal-setting, self-monitoring and supportive  ...  Of the 54 (74%) participants who downloaded the app, 48 (89%) used it twice or more, 28 helpers enrolled via the app, and 19 (36%) participants interacted with their helper(s) via the app.  ...  However, a systematic review 64 of the most popular apps for weight loss (n = 28) found that the majority were of inadequate quality, lacked evidence-based information on weight loss and lacked appropriate  ... 
doi:10.3310/phr08030 fatcat:tmee3zwzpfe5ffq6ilhht5v7i4

Social Media and Mental Health: Benefits, Risks, and Opportunities for Research and Practice

John A. Naslund, Ameya Bondre, John Torous, Kelly A. Aschbrenner
2020 Journal of Technology in Behavioral Science  
Social media platforms are popular venues for sharing personal experiences, seeking information, and offering peer-to-peer support among individuals living with mental illness.  ...  Specifically, we summarize current research on the use of social media among mental health service users, and early efforts using social media for the delivery of evidence-based programs.  ...  Still, the cross-sectional nature of many screen time and mental health studies makes it challenging to reach causal inferences (Orben and Przybylski 2019).  ... 
doi:10.1007/s41347-020-00134-x pmid:33415185 pmcid:PMC7785056 fatcat:xaoq4z2hgnaevcpfjs4jpjeyky

A Review of Data Science Methods and Systems Used for Monitoring and Coaching Cancer Patients [article]

Enea Parimbelli, Szymon wilk, Ronald Cornet, Pawel Sniatala, Konrad Sniatala, Savannah Glaser, Itske Fraterman, Annelies H Boekhout, Manuel Ottaviano, Mor Peleg
2020 medRxiv   pre-print
Methods - We designed a review study, in compliance with the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA) guidelines, analyzing studies retrieved from PubMed related to monitoring  ...  We review the state-of-the-art of computerized systems that employ Data Science methods to monitor the health status and provide support to cancer patients managed at home.  ...  Acknowledgements The work described in this article has been funded by the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 875052 -CAPABLE (  ... 
doi:10.1101/2020.08.07.20170191 fatcat:hq2pcwi65ze53htmvgeb5pnkrq

C. Wright Mills. Letters and Autobiographical Writings. Edited by, Kathryn Mills and Pamela Mills. Introduction by, Dan Wakefield. xxviii + 378 pp., illus., apps., bibl., index.Berkeley/Los Angeles/London: University of California Press, 2000. $34.95

Robert C. Bannister
2002 Isis  
struggled through bureaucratic battles over its management and peer review procedures as well as the political hostility of the Nixon administration in the 1960s and 1970s.  ...  For a reviewer who has been steeped in evidence-based medicine and science for most of his career, it seems that much of the speculation regarding heredity in the nineteenth century is tenuous and far-fetched  ...  Walker takes pains to point out the problems surrounding the setting of radiation standards, including lack of knowledge of long-term and genetic effects, the difficulty of creating standards for medical  ... 
doi:10.1086/343331 fatcat:7dzhwm44gbgcjkqdtqhlsyu6om
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