The George Institute For Global Health
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Seamless User-centred Proactive Provision Of Risk-stratified Treatment in Peritoneal Dialysis (SUPPORT-PD)

Project status: 
Active
Start date: 
01/2016
Fact sheet

Project aims to develop an integrated, patient-centred, affordable and sustainable system for proactive management of patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis based on patients’ needs using innovative technologies and methodologies for service design

Methods

This is an observational cohort study which aims to develop a user-friendly and functional IT supported system for education and monitoring of patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis in their homes. We intend to collect information on physiological measures through different sensors in order to be able to compare and ascertain which methods are most acceptable to patients and providers.

Study sites

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh and Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow.

Current status

The prototype Mobile Application is being tested