m-Health Solution is a Lifesaver for Recovering Heart Attack Patients
Authors: Marlien Varnfield, Mohanraj Karunanithi, Chi-Keung Lee, Enone Honeyman, Desre Arnold, Hang Ding, Catherine Smith, Darren L Walters What’s the research – Despite clinical practice recommendations for cardiac rehabilitation (CR), these programs are underused globally. The reasons include factors from patient-level through to healthcare system barriers. We undertook a randomised study to test whether an […]
When co-location is not enough to achieve integrated care
Authors: Siaw-Teng Liaw, Rachael Kearns, Jane Taggart, Oliver Frank, Riki Lane, Michael Tam, Sarah Dennis, Christine Walker, Grant Russell, Mark Harris What’s the research – This study examined the informatics capability maturity (ICM) in integrated primary care centres and whether informatics maturity is a good predictor of the enablers and barriers influencing the use of […]
Chronic Care Management
Encompasses the oversight and education activities conducted by health care professionals to help patients with chronic diseases and health conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, lupus, multiple sclerosis and sleep apnoea learn to understand their condition and live successfully with it.