Patients Engaged in Prevention: Enhancing Outreach to Increase Patient Engagement in Diabetes Prevention

2018-06-14 01:40:13 | BioPortfolio


This study examines whether a health message that includes a self-affirmation intervention (where people reflect on values that are important to them) increases acceptance of the message and encourages people to take steps to prevent diabetes, as compared to a health message without the self affirmation intervention.

Study Design


Preventive Health Services


Values affirmation, No affirmation


Kaiser Permanente Northern California
United States


Enrolling by invitation


Kaiser Permanente

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-06-14T01:40:13-0400

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