Digital Sensors for Population Awareness about Health Issues using Social Media for Health Knowledge,Practices,Attitudes

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
Health Knowledge,Practices,Attitudes
Digital Sensors for Population Awareness about Health Issues using Social Media - Behavioral
Eligibility
Any Age
All Sexes
Eligible conditions
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Study Summary

This study is evaluating whether a social network intervention can increase awareness about organ donation.

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Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

This trial is evaluating whether Digital Sensors for Population Awareness about Health Issues using Social Media will improve 1 primary outcome and 1 secondary outcome in patients with Health Knowledge,Practices,Attitudes. Measurement will happen over the course of 3 years.

3 years
Change population awareness about health issues
Change the number of organ donor registration

Trial Safety

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

Intervention
1 of 3
Optimal
1 of 3
Control
1 of 3
Experimental Treatment
Non-Treatment Group

This trial requires 2000000 total participants across 3 different treatment groups

This trial involves 3 different treatments. Digital Sensors For Population Awareness About Health Issues Using Social Media is the primary treatment being studied. Participants will be divided into 2 treatment groups. Some patients will receive a placebo treatment. The treatments being tested are not being studied for commercial purposes.

Intervention
Behavioral
Optimal
Behavioral
Control
Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 3 years
This trial has the following approximate timeline: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and roughly 3 years for reporting.

Closest Location

UC Davis Medical Center - Sacramento, CA

Eligibility Criteria

This trial is for patients born any sex of any age. There are 2 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
Have a California zip code.
Be a Facebook use

Patient Q&A Section

What are common treatments for health knowledge,practices,attitudes?

"The most commonly used treatments for health knowledge,practices,attitudes were: a) pharmacological, b) complementary and alternative medicines, c) education, d) medical professionals' advice, and e) information from the Internet." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What is health knowledge,practices,attitudes?

"The study results confirm that public is more aware of a correct way of breastfeeding while public is less knowledgeable about the reasons of maternal hospitalization during delivery especially for those without their husbands. There are gaps in family planning and maternal health awareness." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Can health knowledge,practices,attitudes be cured?

"Health campaigns and educational activities are required to change practices and attitudes, especially amongst those with low levels of knowledge and knowledge and attitudes towards screening." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What causes health knowledge,practices,attitudes?

"Health knowledge is a product of the individual, the social, the culture, and the health professionals. Health practices are a product of the individual, the culture, the government, and the media. Health attitudes are a product of the individual, the government and the media. Health science and health education is required to improve health practices and health knowledge because of their close relationship." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What are the signs of health knowledge,practices,attitudes?

"Signs of health knowledge,practices,attitudes included poor or excessive hygiene, poor or excessive consumption of drinks with alcohol, poor or excessive smoking, low physical activity. More attentance should be given to those populations with poor hygiene and unhealthy behavior such as excessive alcohol drinking, smoking, excess drinking of soft drinks, low-fiber diets, and others." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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How many people get health knowledge,practices,attitudes a year in the United States?

"Increasing numbers of men are starting regular exercise and taking part in various other lifestyle behaviour change tactics in the United States, including: being supportive to their wives or partners when they are being actively involved in lifestyle intervention and health promotion, and having a clear understanding that lifestyle change is best accomplished within an overall family lifestyle approach. However, few men have any knowledge about, or participation in health-related resources such as the Internet or the local health promotion centres. Clearly more attention-demanding information, education and support should be available to men and their partners if the health of their community's men is to improve." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Have there been any new discoveries for treating health knowledge,practices,attitudes?

"Given the fact that there are many issues that need to be solved for developing effective health knowledge,practices, attitudes, and applying into the community, it is necessary to develop new approaches for doing that. Considering the history of medical education and research, the need to develop these approaches is more than obvious. Future directions of health knowledge,practices, attitudes research should be aimed at developing a number of knowledge,practices, attitudes related strategies to achieve the promotion of health." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What does digital sensors for population awareness about health issues using social media usually treat?

"Given the right communication channels, social media, and messages with appropriate and accurate information on topics related to health and medical issues, can be a useful tool for the advancement of health promotion for the public. However, as social media usage and population health awareness have increased significantly in the last few years, health agencies must be aware of its unique social, economic, and cultural characteristics and how this can affect the dissemination of information. More research should be conducted regarding the effectiveness of health messages using social media, and their impact on actual use of health resources by the public." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What is digital sensors for population awareness about health issues using social media?

"Facebook and other websites have the potential for achieving large scale population health awareness messages. With this in mind, health initiatives should first consider the use of these resources for population health awareness, and then develop and disseminate a strategy to manage and monitor the messages." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What are the latest developments in digital sensors for population awareness about health issues using social media for therapeutic use?

"Digital sensors using social media are efficient method to provide population awareness about health issues. Future studies are required to provide insights into methods and challenges to use digital sensors as an effective health promotion tool." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Does digital sensors for population awareness about health issues using social media improve quality of life for those with health knowledge,practices,attitudes?

"Overall, the overall perceptions and satisfaction of the students using the app were high, and the QoL was improved after 12 weeks' smartphone-based education, with a significant improvement in physical activity and better mental health, in a chronically ill population." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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What is the primary cause of health knowledge,practices,attitudes?

"The following may be causes of the observed knowledge,practices,attitudes of women in our community: firstly, the need for affordable contraception, and provision of contraceptive method support at the Community Hospital, because the need for contraception is often cited as a reason by women who seek health care; secondly, the high incidence of unwanted pregnancies in our community; and lastly, our local Community Hospital which provides free health care to pregnant women for more than 30 years may be an important reason for women's knowledge,practices and attitudes regarding pregnancy care." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.
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