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Health information technology includes digital tools and services (e.g., mobile phone apps, e-mail messaging) that can be used to enhance patients’ self-care, facilitate patient-provider communication, inform health behaviors and decisions, prevent health complications, and promote health equity.

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Diabetes Management: Mobile Apps for Type 2 | The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 19, 2017  · Apps have been developed to help users manage chronic diseases, and about 70% of these apps are specific to diabetes (Fatehi et al., 2017). Mobile apps may help patients manage chronic diseases by providing constant monitoring and tracking of self-management tasks, sending self-management tips, and delivering clinically accurate feedback when ...

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Diabetes Management: Mobile Apps for Type 1 | The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 19, 2017  · Apps have been developed to help users manage chronic diseases, and about 70% of these apps are specific to diabetes (Fatehi et al., 2017). Mobile apps may help patients manage chronic diseases by providing constant monitoring and tracking of self-management tasks, sending self-management tips, and delivering clinically accurate feedback when ...

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One Pager: Mobile Phone Applications Used Within ...

Posted: (52 years ago) This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and systematic review evidence for the use of diabetes self-management mobile phone applications (apps), when implemented in healthcare systems, to improve blood glucose among patients with type 2 diabetes.

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Physical Activity: Digital Health for Adults 55+ | The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 30, 2020  · Apps with goal-setting, activity tracking, and reminder functions Interventions also may include print materials or devices designed to provide feedback (e.g., pedometers, accelerometers). CPSTF Finding and Rationale Statement

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Guide to Clinical Preventive Services | The Community Guide

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 07, 2020  · The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services contains the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on the use of screening, counseling, and other preventive services that are typically delivered in primary care settings. The USPSTF, an independent panel of experts supported by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), makes recommendations …

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Health Equity: Early Childhood Education | The Community Guide

Posted: (52 years ago) Apps P, Mendolia S, Walker I. The impact of pre-school on adolescents' outcomes: Evidence from a recent English cohort. Economics of Education Review 2013;37:183-99. Aughinbaugh A. Does Head Start yield long-term benefits? Journal of Human Resources 2001;36(4):641-65. Barnett WS, Masse LN.

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Breast Cancer: Community Health Workers | The Community Guide

Posted: (52 years ago) 29. (internet or social media or world wide web or small media or advertis* or apps or app or automated voice or billboard* or blog or blogged or blogging or chat room* or commercial* or dvd or dvds or "dvd's" or educational entertainment).ti,ab. 30.

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CPSTF Finding - Physical Activity: Digital Health for ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Digital health interventions to promote physical activity among adults 55 years and older use one or more of the following to deliver guidance and support that is tailored to individuals’ activity level, age, and health status: 1. Web-based interactive content (e.g., virtual coaching) 2. Telephone sessions with intervention providers or automated voice messages and reminders 3. Text messages and reminders 4. Apps with goal-setting, activity tracking, and reminder functions Interventions also may include p…

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CVD: Digital Interventions for Blood Pressure | The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 30, 2020  · Intervention. In these interventions, patients who have high blood pressure use digital devices to receive personalized, automated guidance on blood pressure self-management. Devices include mobile phones, web-based programs, or telephones. Interactive content does not require direct input from a health professional.

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CPSTF Finding: Mobile Apps for Type 1 Diabetes Management ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The evaluated mobile apps tracked users’ blood glucose levels (3 apps), food and carbohydrate intake (2 apps), diabetes medication (2 apps), and physical activity (3 apps). One of the included studies provided smartphones to study participants. Intervention duration ranged from 6 to 9 months, with a median of 6 months. Data Quality Issues

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CPSTF Finding: Mobile Apps for Type 2 Diabetes Management ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mobile phone applications (apps) for diabetes self-management accept patient data and provide patients with feedback from healthcare professionals or automated systems. Patients may enter data into apps themselves or use medical equipment that transmits data directly. Interventions can use these mobile phone apps within healthcare systems to help facilitate coordinated diabetes care between patients and healthcare providers.

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CVD: mHealth for treatment adherence | The Community Guide

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 30, 2020  · Applications (apps) developed or selected for the intervention with goal-setting, reminder functions, or both; Interventions also may include the following: An interactive component (i.e., patients enter personal data or make choices) that gives patients …

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Diabetes Prevention and Control | The Community Guide

Posted: (52 years ago) Diabetes is a group of diseases marked by high levels of blood glucose resulting from problems in how insulin is produced, how insulin works, or both. People with diabetes may develop serious complications such as heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, blindness, leg amputations, and premature death. Diabetes can be treated and managed by healthful eating, regular physical activity, and ...

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The Community Guide Methodology | The Community Guide

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 02, 2021  · The Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) issues recommendations and findings based on evidence from Community Guide systematic reviews.Community Guide methods are consistent, transparent, and scientifically rigorous. They account for the complexities of real-world public health interventions and are in accordance with the highest international standards.

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Healthcare Systems Help Patients Manage Type 2 Diabetes ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommends the use of diabetes self-management mobile phone applications (apps), when implemented in healthcare systems, to improve blood glucose among patients with type 2 diabetes.The CPSTF finds insufficient evidence to determine whether these interventions benefit patients with type 1 diabetes.

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Colorectal Cancer Screening: Multicomponent | The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 30, 2020  · Technological advances may improve efficiency of certain approaches, such as web-based education programs or apps for client reminders. Additional costs and resources may be needed to set up technology-dependent services. Population groups might not have equal understanding, access, or use of new technologies.

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TFFRS - Cardiovascular Disease: Mobile Health (mHealth ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mobile health (mHealth) interventions for treatment adherence use mobile devices to deliver self-management guidance to patients who have been recently diagnosed with cardiovascular disease. Content must be accessible through mobile-phones, smartphones, or other hand-held devices, and interventions must include one or more of the following: 1. Text-messages that provide information or encouragement for treatment adherence 2. Text-message reminders for medications, appointments, or …

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Diabetes: Lifestyle Programs for Type 2 | The Community Guide

Posted: (52 years ago) Sep 30, 2020  · Intervention. Intensive lifestyle interventions provide ongoing counseling, coaching, or individualized guidance to patients with type 2 diabetes to help them change their diet, level of physical activity, or both. Patients must interact with program staff …

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TFFRS - Obesity Prevention and Control: Digital Health ...

Posted: (52 years ago) In the United States, 21% of adolescents aged 12-19 years have obesity (Hales et al., 2018) and 14% have overweight (Ogden et al., 2014). Adolescents and children with obesity are more likely to have high blood pressure and cholesterol, fatty liver disease, gallstones, gastro-esophageal reflux, breathing problems such as asthma and sleep apnea, and impaired bone development (Africa et al., 2016; Cote et al., 2013; Mohanan et al., 2014; Narang et al., 2012; Pollock 2015). They are also at increased risk of i…

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Interventions to Increase Healthy Eating and Physical ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Mar 04, 2019  · Interventions to Increase Healthy Eating and Physical Activity in Schools. The Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommends intervention approaches that combine meal or fruit and vegetable snack interventions with physical activity interventions based on findings that these combined interventions increase students’ physical ...

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Digital Health Interventions Increase Physical Activity ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jun 04, 2019  · Digital health interventions deliver tailored guidance and support through web-based interactive content (e.g., virtual coaching); telephone sessions with intervention providers or automated voice messages and reminders, text messages and reminders; or apps with goal-setting, activity tracking, and reminder functions.

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Obesity: Reducing Screen Time | The Community Guide

Posted: (52 years ago) For example, parents can limit screen time through low-cost apps that can be installed on mobile devices, and some cable providers and e-readers offer time controls. Many studies incorporated intervention materials into regular classroom curricula, and most U.S. programs trained existing classroom teachers to deliver the intervention.

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Resources | The Guide to Community Preventive Services ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The Community Guide is an essential resource for people who want to know what works in public health. The Community Guide provides evidence-based findings from the Community Preventive Services Task Force about community-based programs, services, and policies (interventions) to improve health. The Community Guide contains hundreds of Task Force findings, along with the

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TFFRS - Health Information Technology: Comprehensive ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Telehealth employs distance-based, electronic, or digital interactions to facilitate communication between healthcare providers and patients. Channels of communication may include phones, videos, mobile applications (apps), web-based programs, or email. Telehealth may be combined with in-person interactions, though in comprehensive telehealth interventions, most of the interactions between healthcare providers and patients are distance-based. Comprehensive telehealth interventions can be …

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Diabetes: Combined Diet and Physical Activity | The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommends combined diet and physical activity promotion programs for people at increased risk of type 2 diabetes to reduce new-onset diabetes. Combined diet and physical activity promotion programs also increase the likelihood of reverting to normoglycemia (normal blood sugar) and improve diabetes and cardiovascular disease risk factors ...

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CVD: mHealth for treatment adherence | The Community Guide

Posted: (52 years ago) Applications (apps) developed or selected for the intervention with goal-setting, reminder functions, or both; Interventions also may include the following: An interactive component (i.e., patients enter personal data or make choices) that gives patients personally relevant, tailored information and feedback

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TFFRS - Tobacco Use: Mobile Phone Text Messaging Cessation ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 24, 2021  · The Whittaker et al. review included 26 studies (search period through October 2018). Authors examined the effectiveness of interventions that included mobile phone text messages (19 studies), or applications, or apps, alone (5 studies) or in combination with …

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Healthcare Systems Help Patients Manage Type 2 Diabetes ...

Posted: (52 years ago) CPSTF recommends the use of text messaging interventions to increase medication adherence among patients with chronic medical conditions.

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