Text Messaging for Adherence in Adolescent Liver Transplant Recipients
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||liver transplant, adherence|
|Treatment||text message reminder|
|Start date||September 2012|
|End date||January 2013|
|Trial size||42 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01696331, 25318|
Text message reminders will improve adherence to lab tests in adolescent liver transplant recipients.
|Intervention model||single group assignment|
|Primary purpose||health services research|
Adherence to lab tests
time frame: One year
time frame: 1 year
Male or female participants from 12 years up to 25 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Patient >12 years - Received liver transplant - Followed by Stanford Liver Transplant Team Exclusion Criteria: - No personal cell phone
|Official title||Impact of Text Messaging on Adherence in Adolescent Liver Transplant Patients|
|Description||Adolescent patients who received a liver transplant will be recruited to participate in receiving text message reminders for lab tests. They will be send de-identified messages according to their required lab schedule. The investigators will monitor their adherence to lab tests as well as medication and clinic visits. They will also have a questionnaire about their medical regimen before and at the end of the study.|
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