Teen Adherence in KidnEy Transplant, Improving Tracking To Optimize Outcomes (Stage 1)

2016-09-22 21:08:21 | BioPortfolio


The overall goal of the Teen Adherence in KidnEy transplant Improving Tracking TO Optimize Outcomes (TAKE-IT TOO) study is to adapt the successful TAKE-IT intervention, aimed at improving medication adherence in adolescent kidney transplant, for use in 'real world' clinical care. The specific aims of Stage 1 of this study are: (1) To understand the needs and preferences of stakeholders (kidney transplant recipients, parents, and healthcare professionals (HCP)) in order to optimize the TAKE-IT intervention for 'real world' use.


TAKE-IT TOO is a prospective, 3-stage, sequential study using user-centered design techniques throughout. This entry describes Stage 1of TAKE-IT TOO. In Stage 1 we will conduct focus groups (FG) to gather data about the needs and preferences of stakeholders to inform adaptation of the Teen Adherence in Kidney transplant Effectiveness of Intervention Trial (TAKE-IT) intervention and features of a novel e-pillbox and adherence-tracking website. The protocols for Stages 2 and 3 will be submitted separately.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional


Medication Adherence


Focus Group


Children's Hospital St-Louis
United States


Not yet recruiting


McGill University Health Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-09-22T21:08:21-0400

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