Published on in Vol 6, No 12 (2017): December

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/7139, first published .
The Effectiveness of Text Messaging for Detection and Management of Hypertension in Indigenous People in Canada: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial

The Effectiveness of Text Messaging for Detection and Management of Hypertension in Indigenous People in Canada: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial

The Effectiveness of Text Messaging for Detection and Management of Hypertension in Indigenous People in Canada: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial

Karen Yeates 1, MD;  Norm Campbell 2, MD;  Marion A Maar 3, PhD;  Nancy Perkins 4, RN;  Peter Liu 5, MD;  Jessica Sleeth 1, MPH;  Carter Smith 6;  Colin McAllister 7, PEng;  Diane Hua-Stewart 4, MPH;  George Wells 5, PhD;  Sheldon W Tobe 3, 4, MScCH, MD

1 Department of Medicine, Queen's University , Kingston, ON, CA

2 Department of Medicine , University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, CA

3 Faculty of Medicine, Northern Ontario School of Medicine , Sudbury, ON, CA

4 Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, CA

5 University of Ottawa Heart Institute , Ottawa, ON, CA

6 Department of Biology & Psychology SSP, Queen's University , Kingston, ON, CA

7 Perspect Management Consulting , Regina, SK, CA

Corresponding Author:

  • Sheldon W Tobe, MScCH, MD
  • Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Department of Medicine
  • University of Toronto
  • 1929 Bayview Avenue Room 380
  • Toronto, ON
  • CA
  • Phone: 1 416 616 7043
  • Email: sheldon.tobe@sunnybrook.ca