Feasibility Studies

Assessment of Ileostomy Output Using Telemedicine: A Feasibility Trial.

Publication Date: 
Jan 01, 0000

BACKGROUND: Ileostomies are a routine part of the care of patients with rectal cancer, but are associated with significant risk for dehydration, readmission, and acute kidney injury.

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mHealth Pilot Study: Text Messaging Intervention to Promote HPV Vaccination.

Publication Date: 
Dec 21, 2015

OBJECTIVES: To test the feasibility and efficacy of a culturally-tailored mobile health intervention designed to increase knowledge about, intent to obtain, and receipt of the HPV vaccine.

A comparison of Google Glass and traditional video vantage points for bedside procedural skill assessment.

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Publication Date: 
Jan 23, 2016

BACKGROUND: This pilot study assessed the feasibility of using first person (1P) video recording with Google Glass (GG) to assess procedural skills, as compared with traditional third person (3P) video.

Feasibility Study of Case-Finding for Breast Cancer by Community Health Workers in Rural Bangladesh.

Publication Date: 
Dec 02, 2015

BACKGROUND: Mortality from breast cancer is high in low- and middle-income countries, in part because most patients have advanced stage disease when first diagnosed. Case-finding may be one approach to changing this situation.

Pilot program on distance training in spirometry testing - the technology feasibility study.

Publication Date: 
Nov 12, 2015

INTRODUCTION: Office spirometry has been widely used in recent years by general practitioners in primary care setting, thus the need for stricter monitoring of the quality of spirometry has been recognized.