Individual Study / Moorhead et al.; J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2017

Efficacy and Safety of a Medication Dose Reminder Feature in a Digital Health Offering With the Use of Sensor-Enabled Medicines

Efficacy and Safety of a Medication Dose Reminder Feature in a Digital Health Offering With the Use of Sensor-Enabled Medicines

Initiatives -
This study assessed the efficacy and safety of "seeing" versus "not seeing" medication dose reminders regarding medication adherence and risk for overdose. Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.
Start Year
2015
End Year
2015

Design

Study design
Clinical trial cohort

Marker Paper

Moorhead P, Zavala A, Kim Y, Virdi NS. Efficacy and safety of a medication dose reminder feature in a digital health offering with the use of sensor-enabled medicines. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2017;57(2):155‐161.e1. doi:10.1016/j.japh.2016.12.067

PUBMED 28159505

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
57
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Timeline

Population

Adult subjects (18 years of age or older) with uncontrolled hypertension and DM.
Selection Criteria
Minimum age
18
Newborns
Twins
Countries
  • United States of America
Ethnic Origin
Health Status
  • uncontrolled hypertension (systolic blood pressure 140 mmHg) taking at least 2 antihypertensives and uncontrolled diabetes mellitus type 2 (A1C 7%) on metformin or sulfonylurea.

Recruitment

Number of participants

Number of participants
57
Number of participants with biosamples
Data Collection Event
Subjects enrolled in this study were assigned to either use digital health (DH) with the use of sensor-enabled medicines (coencapsulated medicines with an ingestible sensor) for 4 or 12 weeks or receive usual care based on a cluster-randomized design. All subjects were followed for 12 weeks.
Start Date
2015-10
End Date
2015-12
Data sources
  • Smart sensors
    • proteus sensor