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MobileMedMinder: A Networked Aide for Medication Compliances

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01597583
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 14, 2012
Last Update Posted : December 10, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Steve Gottlieb, University of Maryland

Brief Summary:
The main aim of this study is to conduct a randomized control trial to compare MobileMedMinder, a mobile phone based medication reminder software product, with currently accepted and empirically supported methods for increasing medication compliance through reminders and tracking.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Heart Failure, Congestive Behavioral: Use of MobileMedMinder

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Official Title: MobileMedMinder: A Networked Aide for Medication Compliances
Study Start Date : November 2011
Primary Completion Date : December 2013
Study Completion Date : December 2013

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Use of MobileMedMinder Behavioral: Use of MobileMedMinder
Use of an intervention to remind patients to take their medications.
No Intervention: Usual care

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Compliance [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
    Pill counts will be used to assess compliance

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Taking beta blockers, ACE or ARB, and hydralazine for treatment of HF.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inability to understand informed consent
  • Inability to read and understand English

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01597583

United States, Maryland
University of Maryland
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21201
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Maryland

Responsible Party: Steve Gottlieb, Professor, University of Maryland
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01597583     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HP-00051021
First Posted: May 14, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 10, 2013
Last Verified: December 2013

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Failure
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases