TAKE-IT TOO (Teen Adherence in Kidney transplant: Improving Tracking To Optimize Outcomes) is a multi-center study aimed at improving the ability of teen and young adult kidney transplant recipients to take their anti-rejection medication on time, every time. Taking medication on time, every time is called ‘adherence’.
TAKE-IT TOO aims to design an electronic medication tracking and reminder system, called an e-pillbox, specifically for young people, and to figure out how healthcare professionals can help young people improve their adherence to their daily medication.
The TAKE-IT TOO Team includes patient and parent collaborators, and will work with a Stakeholder Advisory panel composed of patients, parents and healthcare professionals to advance study objectives.
Transplant recipients need to take medications daily for the rest of their lives to keep their transplanted organ healthy. This may seem simple, but .....
1st Jan 2017
"The Canadian National Transplant Research Program (CNTRP) is a national research network designed to increase organ and tissue donation in Canada and enhance the survival and quality of life of Canadians who receive transplants." www.cntrp.ca
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