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Telemedicine and teledermatology: Past, present and future.
Telemedicine is an emerging field within medicine with potential to revolutionize the delivery of health care It is defined as the use of telecommunication technologies to transfer medical information Teledermatology is a ...
A comparison of self-documentation in diabetics: electronic versus paper diaries.
Attention needs to be given to how patients can capitalize on the benefits of Personal Digital Assistant technology The specific aims of this pilot study are to compare the efficacy of diabetic patients documenting their ...
Satisfaction of healthy pregnant women receiving short message service via mobile phone for prenatal support: A randomized controlled trial.
OBJECTIVE The main objective was to compare the satisfaction levels of antenatal care between healthy pregnant women who received short message service SMS via mobile phone for prenatal support and those who did not The ...
[Investigation for smoking cessation support on Internet. Internet survey of health and smoking awareness of users].
This paper is intended as investigation of level of awareness of health and smoking of Internet users as a foundation to guide no smoking efforts on the Internet
Use of text messaging for monitoring sugar-sweetened beverages, physical activity, and screen time in children: a pilot study.
OBJECTIVE To examine acceptability attrition adherence and preliminary efficacy of mobile phone short message service SMS text messaging for monitoring healthful behaviors in children DESIGN All randomized children received ...
A text message-based intervention for weight loss: randomized controlled trial.
BACKGROUND To our knowledge no studies have evaluated whether weight loss can be promoted in overweight adults through the use of an intervention that is largely based on daily SMS Short Message Service text and MMS ...
Involving health professionals in the development of an advanced symptom management system for young people: the ASyMS-YG study.
PURPOSE OF THE STUDY ASyMS is an advanced symptom management system utilising mobile phone technology for patients to report cancer chemotherapy related symptoms The aim of this paper is to present health professionals ...