Access to web-based personalized antenatal health records for pregnant women: a randomized controlled trial.

@article{Shaw2008AccessTW,
  title={Access to web-based personalized antenatal health records for pregnant women: a randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Elizabeth Ann Shaw and Michelle Howard and David L Chan and Heather Waters and Janusz A Kaczorowski and David J Price and Joyce Zazulak},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obstetrique et gynecologie du Canada : JOGC},
  year={2008},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={38-43}
}
OBJECTIVE During pregnancy, the information needs of patients are high and effective information sharing between patients and health care providers is of particular importance. We conducted a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effect of providing pregnant women with secure access to their antenatal health records on their uptake of, and satisfaction with, relevant information. METHODS Women presenting to a primary care maternity centre before 28 weeks' gestation were randomized to… CONTINUE READING