Britto, Maria T

Pilot and feasibility test of adolescent-controlled text messaging reminders.

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Feb 08, 2012

PURPOSE: This pilot study assessed the feasibility, acceptability, and utility of a text messaging system that allowed teenagers with asthma to generate and control medical reminders sent to their mobile phones.

The in vivo adherence intervention for at risk adolescents with asthma: report of a randomized pilot trial.

Publication Date: 
Apr 25, 2012

OBJECTIVE: Low-income and minority adolescents are at high risk for poor asthma outcomes, due in part to adherence. We tested acceptability, feasibility, and effect sizes of an adherence intervention for low socioeconomic status (SES) minority youth with moderate- and severe-persistent asthma.