Contemporary clinical trials

Empowered with Movement to Prevent Obesity & Weight Regain (EMPOWER): Design and methods.

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Jan 01, 0000

Promoting lasting weight loss among older adults is an important public health challenge. Participation in physical activity aids in weight loss and is important for the maintenance of physical function and quality of life.

A mHealth-based care model for improving hypertension control in stroke survivors: Pilot RCT.

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Jan 01, 0000

PURPOSE: Hypertension (HTN) is significantly under-treated in stroke survivors. We examined usability and efficacy of a mHealth -based care model for improving post-stroke HTN control (Funding: AHRQ R21HS021794).

Comprehensive vs. Assisted Management of Mood and Pain Symptoms (CAMMPS) trial: Study design and sample characteristics.

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Oct 16, 2017

BACKGROUND: Pain is the most common presenting somatic symptom in medical outpatients, and depression and anxiety are the two most common mental disorders. They frequently co-occur, are under-treated, and result in substantial disability and reduced health-related quality of life.

Design and approach of the Living Organ Video Educated Donors (LOVED) program to promote living kidney donation in African Americans.

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Jul 08, 2017

PURPOSE: To describe the rationale, methodology, design, and interventional approach of a mobile health education program designed for African Americans with end stage renal disease (ESRD) to increase knowledge and self-efficacy to approach others about their need for a living donor kidney transp

Telephone-adapted Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction (tMBSR) for patients awaiting kidney transplantation.

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Mar 26, 2017

BACKGROUND: Patients with progressive kidney disease experience increasing physiologic and psychosocial stressors and declining health-related quality of life (HRQOL).

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