A summary evidence table for this Community Guide review is not available because the CPSTF finding is based on a previously published systematic review (McLean et al., 2016).
Studies Included in the Systematic Review (McLean et al., 2016)
The number of studies and publications do not always correspond (e.g., a publication may include several studies or one study may be explained in several publications).
Bennett GG, Warner ET, Glasgow RE, Askew S, Goldman J, Ritzwoller DP, et al., Be Fit, Be Well Study Investigators. Obesity treatment for socioeconomically disadvantaged patients in primary care practice. Arch Intern Med 2012;172:565–74.
Friedman RH, Kazis LE, Jette A, Smith MB, Stollerman J, Torgerson J, Carey K. A telecommunications system for monitoring and counselling patients with hypertension. Impact on medication adherence and blood pressure control. Am J Hypertens 1996;9 (4 Pt 1):285–92.
Nolan RP, Liu S, Shoemaker JK, Hachinski V, Lynn H, Mikulis DJ, et al. Therapeutic benefit of internet-based lifestyle counselling for hypertension. Can J Cardiol 2012;28:390–6.
Orsama AL, La¨hteenma¨ki J, Harno K. Active assistance technology reduces glycosylated hemoglobin and weight in individuals with type 2 diabetes: results of a theory-based randomized trial. Diab Technol Therapeut 2013;15:662–9.
Piette JD, Datwani H, Gaudioso S, Foster SM, Westphal J, Perry W, et al. Hypertension management using mobile technology and home blood pressure monitoring: results of a randomized trial in two low/middle-income countries. Telemed J EHealth 2012;18:613–20.
Watson AJ, Singh K, Myint UK, Grant RW, Jethwani K, Murachver E. Evaluating a web-based self-management program for employees with hypertension and prehypertension: a randomized clinical trial. Am Heart J 2012;164:625–31.
Yoo HJ, Park MS, Kim TN, Yang SJ, Cho GJ, Hwang TG, et al. A ubiquitous chronic disease care system using cellular phones and the internet. Diabet Med 2009;26:628–35.
Information about the search strategy can be found in the published systematic review (McLean et al., 2016).
McLean G, Band R, Saunderson K, Hanlon P, Murray E, et al. Digital interventions to promote self-management in adults with hypertension: systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Hypertension 2016;34(4):600-12.