Primary care diabetes

Effectiveness of short message service-based intervention (SMS) on self-care in type 2 diabetes: A feasibility study.

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Jul 04, 2016

AIM: The objective of the current study is to assess the effectiveness of Mobile Short Message Service (SMS) intervention on education of basic self-care skills in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Improvements in illness self-management and psychological distress associated with telemonitoring support for adults with diabetes.

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Mar 11, 2015

OBJECTIVE: The objective of this observational open label trial was to characterize changes in diabetes self-management and psychological distress associated with a mobile health (mHealth) interactive voice response (IVR) self-management support program.

Health education via mobile text messaging for glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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Dec 02, 2014

BACKGROUND: Diabetes type 2 is an increasing problem worldwide that may be managed through education. Text-messaging using a cell phone can assist with self-care. The aim of this study was to systematically review the impact of education through mobile text-messaging on glycemic control.