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

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

Summary

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.

Description

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

Conditions

Medication Adherence

Intervention

Focus Group

Location

Children's Hospital St-Louis
St.Louis
Missouri
United States
63110-1002

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

McGill University Health Center

Results (where available)

View Results

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

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Voluntary cooperation of the patient in taking drugs or medicine as prescribed. This includes timing, dosage, and frequency.

Improper use of drugs or medications outside the intended purpose, scope, or guidelines for use. This is in contrast to MEDICATION ADHERENCE, and distinguished from DRUG ABUSE, which is a deliberate or willful action.

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