The Utah Remote Monitoring Project: Improving Health Care One Patient at a Time
Examines telemonitoring devices to expand and improve
chronic disease management for patients living with
diabetes and/or hypertension by measuring clinical
parameters. Includes demographic data such as age, gender,
and primary spoken language. Covers pre- and
post-intervention data on patients' hemoglobin A1C, blood
pressure, and low-density lipoprotein values.
Author(s): Laura Shane-McWhorter, Leslie Lenert, Marta Petersen, et al. Citation: Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, 16(10), 653-660 Date: 10/2014 Type: Document view details
Telehealth Invigorating and Innovating Diabetes Care
Describes how home monitors and other technologies are helping diabetic patients live healthier lives, cutting healthcare costs and hospital visits.
Author(s): Candi Helseth Citation: Rural Monitor Date: 08/2014 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Rural Health Information Hub view details
Nonmydriatic Fundus Photography for Teleophthalmology Diabetic Retinopathy Screening in Rural and Urban Clinics
Examines the diagnostic value of telehealth for eye exams
to screen for diabetic retinopathy in remote California
Native American reservations compared to patients
seen in person at an urban University of California Davis
medical clinic. Includes data and statistics for urban
versus rural, ethnicity, and optic conditions present.
Author(s): Eric K. Chin, Bruna V. Ventura, Kai-Yin See, Joann Seibles, Susanna S. Park Citation: Telemedicine Journal and e-Health, 20(2),102-108 Date: 02/2014 Type: Document view details
The Burden of Chronic Diseases in Missouri: Progress and Challenges
Reports on burdens, trends, and disparities of chronic
disease in the state of Missouri. Includes discussion on
the impact of rurality on the rate of chronic disease,
healthcare coverage, and access to healthy food.
Date: 06/2013 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services view details