The Work of Being a Patient With Diabetes: Data Collection Via a Smartphone Application


About this study

This mixed methods study aims to answer the question: "What is the work of being a patient with type 2 diabetes mellitus?" .

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • receiving medical care at Mayo Clinic endocrine subspecialty clinic
  • diagnosis of type 2 diabetes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • unable to provide consent
  • patients who reside in an extended care of intermediate care facility

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Victor Montori, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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