Published on in Vol 3, No 1 (2014): Jan-Mar

An Internet-Based Counseling Intervention With Email Reminders that Promotes Self-Care in Adults With Chronic Heart Failure: Randomized Controlled Trial Protocol

An Internet-Based Counseling Intervention With Email Reminders that Promotes Self-Care in Adults With Chronic Heart Failure: Randomized Controlled Trial Protocol

An Internet-Based Counseling Intervention With Email Reminders that Promotes Self-Care in Adults With Chronic Heart Failure: Randomized Controlled Trial Protocol

Robert P Nolan   1, 2 , PhD ;   Ada YM Payne   1, 2 , PhD ;   Heather Ross   1, 3 , MD ;   Michel White   4 , MD ;   Bianca D'Antono   4, 5 , PhD ;   Sammy Chan   6, 7 , MD ;   Susan I Barr   8 , PhD ;   Femida Gwadry-Sridhar   9 , PhD ;   Anil Nigam   4 , MD ;   Sylvie Perreault   10 , BPharm, PhD ;   Michael Farkouh   1, 3 , MD ;   Michael McDonald   1, 3 , MD ;   Jack Goodman   3, 11 , PhD ;   Scott Thomas   12 , PhD ;   Shelley Zieroth   13 , PhD ;   Debra Isaac   14 , MD ;   Paul Oh   15 , MD ;   Miroslaw Rajda   16 , MD ;   Maggie Chen   17 , PhD ;   Gunther Eysenbach   18 , MD, MPH, FACMI ;   Sam Liu   1, 2 , MSc, PhD Candidate ;   Ahmad Zbib   19 , MD

1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

2 Behavioral Cardiology Research Unit, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada

3 Division of Cardiology, Peter Munk Cardiac Center, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada

4 Centre de Recherche, Institut de Cardiologie de Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada

5 Département de Psychologie, Université de Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada

6 Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

7 Department of Cardiology, St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada

8 Department of Food, Nutrition, and Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

9 Department of Medical Health Informatics, Lawson Health Research Institute, London, ON, Canada

10 Faculté de Pharmacie, Université de Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada

11 Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada

12 Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

13 Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

14 Cardiac Transplant Clinic, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, AB, Canada

15 Department of Cardiac Rehabilitation, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada

16 Division of Cardiology, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Center, Halifax, NS, Canada

17 Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

18 Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada

19 Consumer eHealth, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, Toronto, ON, Canada

Corresponding Author:

  • Robert P Nolan, PhD
  • Behavioral Cardiology Research Unit
  • University Health Network
  • Toronto General Hospital, 6th floor, Room 6N-618
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  • Email: rnolan@uhnres.utoronto.ca