Adherence to treatment in allergic rhinitis using mobile technology. The MASK Study


Menditto E., Costa E., Midao L., Bosnic-Anticevich S., Novellino E., Bialek S., ...More

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL ALLERGY, vol.49, no.4, pp.442-460, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/cea.13333
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL ALLERGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.442-460
  • Keywords: adherence, mHealth, mobile technology, observational study, rhinitis, treatment, CONTROLLER MEDICATION, K-ANONYMITY, ASTHMA, PERSISTENCE, VALIDATION, THERAPY, DISEASE, TRIAL

Abstract

Background: Mobile technology may help to better understand the adherence to treatment. MASK-rhinitis (Mobile Airways Sentinel NetworK for allergic rhinitis) is a patient-centred ICT system. A mobile phone app (the Allergy Diary) central to MASK is available in 22 countries.