Multimedia (MyStay) Intervention for managing patient experience (MIME) following total hip replacement surgery: a cluster randomised trial.
Ms Jo McDonall
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In this study we are seeking to understand what the effect of patient participation in their postoperative care activities has to overall patient experience and satisfaction. A multimedia animation intervention delivered via iPadTM that provides information about the goals of care for each day after total knee replacement surgery, from day one until day of discharge. We believe that if patients are given information about their goals of care for the day, this will increase their capability to participate in postoperative care activities such as pain management and mobilisation activities.
The results of this study will be collated in a PhD thesis to fulfill requirements of the Doctor of Philosophy degree at Deakin University. A further study on patient participation in their health care episode relatated to total hip replacement has commenced .
Ms Jo McDonall (PhD Candidate)
Professor Mari Botti
Professor Richard de Steiger
Associate Professor Ana Hutchinson
Adj. Associate Professor John Reynolds
Epworth Research Institute
McDonall J, R.N. de Steiger, Reynolds J, Redley B, Livingston P, Botti M.
Patient participation in postoperative care activities in patients undergoing total knee replacement surgery: Multimedia Intervention for Managing patient Experience (MIME). Study protocol for a cluster randomised crossover trial.
BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2016 Jul 18;17(1):294