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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK3HX002055-01A1
Title: Mobile Health Strategies for Veterans with Coronary Heart Disease
Principal Investigator:

Linda G Park

Location: San Francisco, CA
Congressional District Code: 12
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: December 2016 - September 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $126,974
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,263,565
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

The proposed research seeks to determine whether text messages/messaging (TM) or a mobile application (app), compared with an educational website-control provided to all Veterans, can improve adherence to antiplatelet therapy among patients following acute coronary syndrome or percutaneous coronary intervention (ACS/PCI). Adherence to antiplatelet medications is critical to prevent life- threatening complications (i.e., stent thrombosis); yet rates of non-adherence range from 21-57% by 12 months...



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