Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Diabetes Disparities: Texting to Extend Treatment (DD-TXT)|
Stephanie L Shimada
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||Health Services R&D
|| May 2020 -
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Background: Type 2 Diabetes, a common, complex condition with high comorbidity, affects 24% of Veterans. Vulnerable Veterans (e.g., African-American, rural, comorbid mental health diagnosis, low-income) are less likely to have controlled diabetes, and have higher mortality and morbidity compared to other Veterans. Significance/Impact: Health Care Informatics interventions to support chronic disease self-management through technology can improve access, health equity, and health outcomes for vuln...
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