Longitudinal Use of Personalized Decision Support for Diabetes

Older man in hospital bedThe purpose of this study is to evaluate the longitudinal effects of a web-based geriatric decision support tool that encourages older diabetic patients to personalize glucose control targets. This web-based geriatric tool includes better prognostic information and encourages patient engagement. Evaluation of this web-based geriatric tool is critical for understanding the long-term effects of the tool on clinical decisions and overall patient health outcomes related to managing diabetes in a complex older population.

Principal Investigator: Elbert S. Huang, MD, MPH
Research Team:
Aviva Nathan, MPH, project manager
Tim Holper, co-investigator

Funding Source:
Retirement Research Foundation