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Title:
The evolution of clinicians’ preparedness for mHealth use (2013-2017) and current barriers
Author:
Meghan Bradway: Norwegian Centre for E-health Research, University Hospital of North Norway (UNN),Tromsø, Norway / Department of Clinical Medicine, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norwa, Lis Ribu: Department of Nursing and Health Promotion, Oslo Metropolitan University, Oslo, Norway Gunnar Hartvigsen: Department of Computer Science, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norway Eirik Årsand: Norwegian Centre for E-health Research, University Hospital of North Norway (UNN),Tromsø, Norway / Department of Clinical Medicine, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Tromsø, Norwa,
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Year:
2018
Conference:
Proceedings from The 16th Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics 2018, Aalborg, Denmark August 28–29, 2018
Issue:
151
Article no.:
008
Pages:
45-50
No. of pages:
5
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2018-08-24
ISBN:
978-91-7685-213-2
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press, Linköpings universitet


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Clinicians now insist that health authorities and researchers provide practical evidence and strategies for reacting to and handling patient-gathered data (PGD) and mobile health (mHealth) devices. With diabetes as a use-case, we present a summary of our own studies and a narrative scientific literature review to exemplify the progress of clinicians’ perceptions of mHealth. We then compare these results to a narrative review of official clinical practice guidelines related to mHealth use (2013-2017) to demonstrate similarities and differences between what clinicians perceive as opportunities for mHealth and what health authorities are providing. Review of mHealth studies revealed that clinicians have become more willing to accept mHealth technologies and use patient-generated data over time. However, review of clinical practice guidelines revealed several barriers to using mHealth in clinical practice. Results of this comparison indicate 1) the need for a balance of clinician and patient participation and feedback during mHealth studies, and 2) health authorities’ lack of sufficient guidance to clinicians for practically using mHealth in their daily practice.

Keywords: Clinicians, Diabetes, Mobile Health, mHealth, mDiabetes, Consultation.

Proceedings from The 16th Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics 2018, Aalborg, Denmark August 28–29, 2018

Author:
Meghan Bradway, Lis Ribu, Gunnar Hartvigsen, Eirik Årsand
Title:
The evolution of clinicians’ preparedness for mHealth use (2013-2017) and current barriers
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Proceedings from The 16th Scandinavian Conference on Health Informatics 2018, Aalborg, Denmark August 28–29, 2018

Author:
Meghan Bradway, Lis Ribu, Gunnar Hartvigsen, Eirik Årsand
Title:
The evolution of clinicians’ preparedness for mHealth use (2013-2017) and current barriers
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