Focus: Journal of Medical Internet Research

Filters close
Released: 29-Jan-2024 3:30 AM EST
Addressing Cyberscams and Acquired Brain Injury (“I Desperately Need to Know What to Do”): Qualitative Exploration of Clinicians’ and Service Providers’ Perspectives
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: People with acquired brain injury (ABI) may be more susceptible to scams owing to postinjury cognitive and psychosocial consequences. Cyberscams result in financial loss and debilitating psychological impacts such as sham...

Released: 25-Jan-2024 3:30 AM EST
Unlocking the Secrets Behind Advanced Artificial Intelligence Language Models in Deidentifying Chinese-English Mixed Clinical Text: Development and Validation Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The widespread use of electronic health records in the clinical and biomedical fields makes the removal of protected health information (PHI) essential to maintain privacy. However, a significant portion of information is...

Released: 24-Jan-2024 4:00 AM EST
Development and Evaluation of a Smartphone-Based Chatbot Coach to Facilitate a Balanced Lifestyle in Individuals With Headaches (BalanceUP App): Randomized Controlled Trial
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Primary headaches, including migraine and tension-type headaches, are widespread and have a social, physical, mental, and economic impact. Among the key components of treatment are behavior interventions such as lifestyle...

Released: 24-Jan-2024 3:45 AM EST
Understanding the Integrated Health Management System Policy in China From Multiple Perspectives: Systematic Review and Content Analysis
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The integrated health management system (IHMS), which unites all health care–related institutions under a health-centered organizational framework, is of great significance to China in promoting the hierarchical treatme...

Released: 23-Jan-2024 4:00 AM EST
Assessing ChatGPT’s Mastery of Bloom’s Taxonomy Using Psychosomatic Medicine Exam Questions: Mixed-Methods Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Large language models such as GPT-4 (Generative Pre-trained Transformer 4) are being increasingly used in medicine and medical education. However, these models are prone to “hallucinations” (ie, outputs that seem conv...

Released: 22-Jan-2024 4:00 AM EST
Uncovering Language Disparity of ChatGPT on Retinal Vascular Disease Classification: Cross-Sectional Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Benefiting from rich knowledge and the exceptional ability to understand text, large language models like ChatGPT have shown great potential in English clinical environments. However, the performance of ChatGPT in non-Eng...

Released: 22-Jan-2024 3:45 AM EST
Effects of a Rice-Farming Simulation Video Game on Nature Relatedness, Nutritional Status, and Psychological State in Urban-Dwelling Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Randomized Waitlist Controlled Trial
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: During the COVID-19 pandemic, urban inhabitants faced significant challenges in maintaining connections with nature, adhering to nutritional guidelines, and managing mental well-being. Objective: Recogniz...

Released: 22-Jan-2024 3:45 AM EST
Big 5 Personality Traits and Individual- and Practice-Related Characteristics as Influencing Factors of Digital Maturity in General Practices: Quantitative Web-Based Survey Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Various studies propose the significance of digital maturity in ensuring effective patient care and enabling improved health outcomes, a successful digital transformation, and optimized service delivery. Although previous...

Released: 22-Jan-2024 3:30 AM EST
Predictive Value of Machine Learning for Platinum Chemotherapy Responses in Ovarian Cancer: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Machine learning is a potentially effective method for predicting the response to platinum-based treatment for ovarian cancer. However, the predictive performance of various machine learning methods and variables is still...

Released: 19-Jan-2024 4:00 AM EST
Redefining Virtual Assistants in Health Care: The Future With Large Language Models
Journal of Medical Internet Research

This editorial explores the evolving and transformative role of large language models (LLMs) in enhancing the capabilities of virtual assistants (VAs) in the health care domain, highlighting recent research on the performance of VAs and LLMs in healt...

Released: 1-Aug-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Digital Health Technologies Enabling Partnerships in Chronic Care Management: Scoping Review
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: An increasing number of patients expect and want to play a greater role in their treatment and care decisions. This emphasizes the need to adopt collaborative health care practices, which implies collaboration among inter...

Released: 1-Aug-2022 2:30 PM EDT
Methodologies Used to Study the Feasibility, Usability, Efficacy, and Effectiveness of Social Robots For Elderly Adults: Scoping Review
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: New research fields to design social robots for older people are emerging. By providing support with communication and social interaction, these robots aim to increase quality of life. Because of the decline in functionin...

Released: 29-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Initial Psychometric Properties of 7 NeuroUX Remote Ecological Momentary Cognitive Tests Among People With Bipolar Disorder: Validation Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: As smartphone technology has become nearly ubiquitous, there is a growing body of literature suggesting that ecological momentary cognitive testing (EMCT) offers advantages over traditional pen-and-paper psychological ass...

Released: 29-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
High-Resolution Digital Phenotypes From Consumer Wearables and Their Applications in Machine Learning of Cardiometabolic Risk Markers: Cohort Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Consumer-grade wearable devices enable detailed recordings of heart rate and step counts in free-living conditions. Recent studies have shown that summary statistics from these wearable recordings have potential uses for ...

Released: 29-Jul-2022 2:30 PM EDT
Effect of Virtual Reality Hypnosis on Pain Threshold and Neurophysiological and Autonomic Biomarkers in Healthy Volunteers: Prospective Randomized Crossover Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Virtual reality hypnosis (VRH) is a promising tool to reduce pain. However, the benefits of VRH on pain perception and on the physiological expression of pain require further investigation. Objective: In ...

Released: 28-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Improving Health Knowledge Through Provision of Free Digital Health Education to Rural Communities in Iringa, Tanzania: Nonrandomized Intervention Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Community health education is one of the most effective measures to increase health literacy worldwide and can contribute to the achievement of specific targets of the Sustainable Development Goal 3. Digitalized health ed...

Released: 28-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Development of an Interoperable and Easily Transferable Clinical Decision Support System Deployment Platform: System Design and Development Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: A clinical decision support system (CDSS) is recognized as a technology that enhances clinical efficacy and safety. However, its full potential has not been realized, mainly due to clinical data standards and noninteroper...

Released: 28-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
Item Response Theory Analyses of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5) Criteria Adapted to Screen Use Disorder: Exploratory Survey
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Screen use is part of daily life worldwide and morbidity related to excess use of screens has been reported. Some use of screens in excess could indicate a screen use disorder (ScUD). An integrative approach to ScUD could...

Released: 28-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
A Comprehensive Literature Search of Digital Health Technology Use in Neurological Conditions: Review of Digital Tools to Promote Self-management and Support
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The use of digital health technology to promote and deliver postdiagnostic care in neurological conditions is becoming increasingly common. However, the range of digital tools available across different neurological condi...

Released: 28-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
Efficacy of Personalized Diabetes Self-care Using an Electronic Medical Record–Integrated Mobile App in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: 6-Month Randomized Controlled Trial
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: A system that combines technology and web-based coaching can help treat chronic conditions such as diabetes. However, the effectiveness of apps in mobile health (mHealth) interventions is inconclusive and unclear due to h...

Released: 28-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
Assessing Telemedicine Efficiency in Follow-up Care With Video Consultations for Patients in Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery in Germany: Randomized Controlled Trial
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Telemedicine can help mitigate important health care challenges, such as demographic changes and the current COVID-19 pandemic, in high-income countries such as Germany. It gives physicians and patients the opportunity to...

Released: 28-Jul-2022 2:00 PM EDT
COVID-19 Misinformation and Social Network Crowdfunding: Cross-sectional Study of Alternative Treatments and Antivaccine Mandates
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Crowdfunding is increasingly used to offset the financial burdens of illness and health care. In the era of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated infodemic, the role of crowdfunding to support controversial COVID-19 stance...

Released: 26-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Brilliant Ideas Can Come in All Sizes: Research Letters
Journal of Medical Internet Research

The Journal of Medical Internet Research is pleased to offer “Research Letter” as a new article type. Research Letters are similar to original and short paper types in that they report the original results of studies in a peer-reviewed, st...

Released: 26-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
Wisdom of the Experts Versus Opinions of the Crowd in Hospital Quality Ratings: Analysis of Hospital Compare Star Ratings and Google Star Ratings
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Popular web-based portals provide free and convenient access to user-generated hospital quality reviews. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) also publishes Hospital Compare Star Ratings (HCSR), a compre...

Released: 26-Jul-2022 2:30 PM EDT
Mobile Apps for People With Rare Diseases: Review and Quality Assessment Using Mobile App Rating Scale
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Mobile apps are becoming increasingly popular, with 5.70 million apps available in early 2021. Smartphones can provide portable and convenient access to health apps. Here, we consider apps for people with one of the estim...

Released: 26-Jul-2022 2:30 PM EDT
The Role of Online Support Groups in Helping Individuals Affected by HIV and AIDS: Scoping Review of the Literature
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Online support groups provide opportunities for individuals affected by HIV and AIDS to seek information, advice, and support from peers. However, whether and how engagement with online support groups helps individuals af...

Released: 26-Jul-2022 2:15 PM EDT
Implementation of Web-Based Psychosocial Interventions for Adults With Acquired Brain Injury and Their Caregivers: Systematic Review
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: More than 135 million people worldwide live with acquired brain injury (ABI) and its many psychosocial sequelae. This growing global burden necessitates scalable rehabilitation services. Despite demonstrated potential to ...

Released: 25-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Impacts of Digital Care Programs for Musculoskeletal Conditions on Depression and Work Productivity: Longitudinal Cohort Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Comorbidity between musculoskeletal (MSK) pain and depression is highly common, and is associated with a greater symptom burden and greater loss of work productivity than either condition alone. Multimodal care programs tackling both phys...

Released: 25-Jul-2022 2:30 PM EDT
Mobile Health Technology Use and the Acceptability of an mHealth Platform for HIV Prevention Among Men Who Have Sex With Men in Malaysia: Cross-sectional Respondent-Driven Sampling Survey
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The growth in mobile technology access, utilization, and services holds great promise in facilitating HIV prevention efforts through mobile health (mHealth) interventions in Malaysia. Despite these promising trends, there...

Newswise:Video Embedded journal-of-medical-internet-research-rigor-and-transparency-index-large-scale-analysis-of-scientific-reporting-quality
VIDEO
Released: 25-Jul-2022 2:15 PM EDT
Journal of Medical Internet Research | Rigor and Transparency Index: Large Scale Analysis of Scientific Reporting Quality
JMIR Publications

JMIR Publications recently published “Establishing Institutional Scores With the Rigor and Transparency Index: Large-scale Analysis of Scientific Reporting Quality” in the Journal of Medical Internet Research (JMIR), which reported that improving rigor and transparency measures should lead to improvements in reproducibility across the scientific literature, but assessing measures of transparency tends to be very difficult if performed manually by reviewers.

       
Released: 22-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Use of Twitter Amplifiers by Medical Professionals to Combat Misinformation During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Social media is an important tool for disseminating accurate medical information and combating misinformation (ie, the spreading of false or inaccurate information) and disinformation (ie, spreading misinformation with the intent to deceive). The pro...

Released: 22-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
eHealth and Web-Based Interventions for Informal Carers of People With Dementia in the Community: Umbrella Review
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The prevalence of dementia is increasing, and there are many associated problems that family members face as informal carers, including emotional, physical, and financial difficulties. There are benefits for a person with...

Released: 22-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
The Relationship Between Information Sources, Health Literacy, and COVID-19 Knowledge in the COVID-19 Infodemic: Cross-sectional Online Study in Japan
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The COVID-19 pandemic has caused not only a disease epidemic but also an infodemic. Due to the increased use of the internet and social media, along with the development of communication technology, information has spread...

Released: 20-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Using an Integrated Framework to Investigate the Facilitators and Barriers of Health Information Technology Implementation in Noncommunicable Disease Management: Systematic Review
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Noncommunicable disease (NCD) management is critical for reducing attributable health burdens. Although health information technology (HIT) is a crucial strategy to improve chronic disease management, many health care sys...

Released: 20-Jul-2022 2:30 PM EDT
Tweets Related to Motivation and Physical Activity for Obesity-Related Behavior Change: Descriptive Analysis
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Obesity is one of the greatest modern public health problems, due to the associated health and economic consequences. Decreased physical activity is one of the main societal changes driving the current obesity pandemic. <...

Released: 20-Jul-2022 2:30 PM EDT
Dosage Frequency Effects on Treatment Outcomes Following Self-managed Digital Therapy: Retrospective Cohort Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Although the efficacy of high-dose speech-language therapy (SLT) for individuals with poststroke aphasia has been established in the literature, there is a gap in translating these research findings to clinical practice. ...

Released: 20-Jul-2022 2:00 PM EDT
Effects of Structured Supervised Exercise Training or Motivational Counseling on Pregnant Women’s Physical Activity Level: FitMum - Randomized Controlled Trial
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Physical activity (PA) during pregnancy is an effective and safe way to improve maternal health in uncomplicated pregnancies. However, compliance with PA recommendations remains low among pregnant women. Objective...

Released: 19-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
Use of Multiple Correspondence Analysis and K-means to Explore Associations Between Risk Factors and Likelihood of Colorectal Cancer: Cross-sectional Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Previous works have shown that risk factors are associated with an increased likelihood of colorectal cancer. Objective: The purpose of this study was to detect these associations in the region of Lleida (Catalonia) by using multiple corr...

Released: 18-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Prediction of Maternal Hemorrhage Using Machine Learning: Retrospective Cohort Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Postpartum hemorrhage remains one of the largest causes of maternal morbidity and mortality in the United States. Objective: The aim of this paper is to use machine learning techniques to identify patient...

Released: 18-Jul-2022 2:30 PM EDT
The Dose Response Effects of Digital HIV Care Navigation on Mental Health and Viral Suppression Among Young People Living With HIV: Single-Arm, Prospective Study With a Pre-Post Design
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The HIV epidemic has revealed considerable disparities in health among sexual and gender minorities of color within the Unites States, disproportionately affecting cisgender men who have sex with men (MSM) and trans women...

Released: 15-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Pandemic-Triggered Adoption of Telehealth in Underserved Communities: Descriptive Study of Pre- and Postshutdown Trends
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The adoption of telehealth services has been a challenge in rural communities. The reasons for the slow adoption of such technology-driven services have been attributed to social norms, health care policies, and a lack of...

Released: 15-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
Drug Recommendation System for Diabetes Using a Collaborative Filtering and Clustering Approach: Development and Performance Evaluation
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Diabetes is a public health problem worldwide. Although diabetes is a chronic and incurable disease, measures and treatments can be taken to control it and keep the patient stable. Diabetes has been the subject of extensi...

Released: 15-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
Perceptions of Oral Nicotine Pouches on Reddit: Observational Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Oral nicotine pouches are a new form of tobacco-free nicotine products launched in recent years with a variety of flavors. Objective: This study aims to examine the public perceptions and discussions of o...

Released: 15-Jul-2022 2:30 PM EDT
Effects of an Explicit Value Clarification Method With Computer-Tailored Advice on the Effectiveness of a Web-Based Smoking Cessation Decision Aid: Findings From a Randomized Controlled Trial
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Smoking continues to be a driver of mortality. Various forms of evidence-based cessation assistance exist; however, their use is limited. The choice between them may also induce decisional conflict. Offering decision aids...

Released: 15-Jul-2022 2:15 PM EDT
Inducing and Recording Acute Stress Responses on a Large Scale With the Digital Stress Test (DST): Development and Evaluation Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Valuable insights into the pathophysiology and consequences of acute psychosocial stress have been gained using standardized stress induction experiments. However, most protocols are limited to laboratory settings, are la...

Released: 14-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Emotional and Physical Health Impact in Children and Adolescents and Their Caregivers Using Open-source Automated Insulin Delivery: Qualitative Analysis of Lived Experiences
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Given the limitations in the access and license status of commercially developed automated insulin delivery (AID) systems, open-source AID systems are becoming increasingly popular among people with diabetes, including ch...

Released: 14-Jul-2022 2:30 PM EDT
Digital Facilitation to Support Patient Access to Web-Based Primary Care Services: Scoping Literature Review
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The use of web-based services within primary care (PC) in the National Health Service in England is increasing, with medically underserved populations being less likely to engage with web-based services than other patient...

Released: 13-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
Exploring COVID-19–Related Stressors: Topic Modeling Study
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the lives of people globally for over 2 years. Changes in lifestyles due to the pandemic may cause psychosocial stressors for individuals and could lead to mental health problems. To pro...

Released: 13-Jul-2022 2:45 PM EDT
A Technology-Assisted Telephone Intervention for Work-Related Stress Management: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Stress management interventions combining technology with human involvement have the potential to improve the cost-effectiveness of solely human-delivered interventions, but few randomized controlled trials exist for asse...

Released: 12-Jul-2022 3:00 PM EDT
A Review of Artificial Intelligence Applications in Hematology Management: Current Practices and Future Prospects
Journal of Medical Internet Research

Background: Machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL) methods have recently garnered a great deal of attention in the field of cancer research by making a noticeable contribution to the growth of predictive medicine and modern onc...


Showing results 1 – 50 of 329


close
0.8767