N-of-1 Studies to Improve Symptoms and Individualize Treatment Efficacy in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease
To improve quality of life, individualized approaches to address symptoms troubling to individual patients are needed. This study utilizes the use of mobile technology to monitor individualized patient symptoms with daily two-way text messages and conduct single-subject (N-of-1) treatment trials.
Beth A. Tarini, M.D., M.S.
Dr. Tarini's research focuses on the communication process and the health outcomes associated with genetic testing in pediatrics. She is particularly interested in pediatric population-based screening programs, such as newborn screening. Through her research, Dr. Tarini seeks to optimize communication about genetic testing between parents and providers in an effort to maximize health and minimize harm.
Research from the National Poll on Children's Health