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Chronic Disease clinical trials at UCSF
2 in progress, 0 open to new patients

  • An RCT of an Online Training for Vulnerable Patients to Use an Online Patient Portal Website

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    Online patient portals are becoming ubiquitous in the US. Previous research has documented substantial usability barriers, especially among patients with limited health literacy. This pilot randomized pilot trial had the goal of determining the effectiveness of an in-person training with a scalable online video-based training program to increase portal use among patients in a safety net healthcare setting.

  • Improving Advance Care Planning by Preparing Diverse Seniors for Decision Making

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    The objective of this proposal is to test whether a multi-media website ( that is focused on preparing older adults for communication and medical decision making can help people engage in advance care planning.

    San Francisco, California