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The Mobile Diabetes Intervention Study trial is evaluating a diabetes coaching system, using mobile phones and patient/ physician internet portals to allow patient-specific treatment and communication by their primary care physician. We hypothesize that timely information provided to patients and their physicians can result in reduction of A1c over 1 year.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Tailored Patient Intervention, Patient-physician intervention, Patient and PCP intervention with analyzed data
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Active, not recruiting
University of Maryland
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:14:28-0400
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A study in which observations are made before and after an intervention, both in a group that receives the intervention and in a control group that does not.
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The interactions between physician and patient.
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