Health information technology (IT) to improve the care of patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD).

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Several reports show that patients with chronic disease who are empowered with information technology (IT) tools for monitoring, training and self-management have improved outcomes, however there are few such applications employed in kidney disease. This review explores the current and potential uses of health IT platforms to advance kidney disease care by offering innovative solutions to inform, engage and communicate with individuals with CKD.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Diamantidis, CJ; Becker, S

Published Date

  • January 9, 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 15 /

Start / End Page

  • 7 -

PubMed ID

  • 24405907

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC3893503

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1471-2369

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/1471-2369-15-7


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England