Journal article

Patient-generated health data management and quality challenges in remote patient monitoring

Robab Abdolkhani, Kathleen Gray, Ann Borda, Ruth DeSouza

JAMIA OPEN | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2019

Abstract

Background: Patient-Generated Health Data (PGHD) in remote monitoring programs is a promising source of precise, personalized data, encouraged by expanding growth in the health technologies market. However, PGHD utilization in clinical settings is low. One of the critical challenges that impedes confident clinical use of PGHD is that these data are not managed according to any recognized approach for data quality assurance. Objective: This article aims to identify the PGHD management and quality challenges that such an approach must address, as these are expressed by key PGHD stakeholder groups. Materials and Methods: In-depth interviews were conducted with 20 experts who have experience in ..

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