Dermatology Research and Practice / 2010 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Text Messages as a Reminder Aid and Educational Tool in Adults and Adolescents with Atopic Dermatitis: A Pilot Study

Table 2

Pre- and Postintervention statistics.

PreinterventionPostintervention -Value

Treatment adherence
Mean number of days/week of adherence to treatment [SD]3.8 [ ]6.0 [ ] .001

AD maintenance Behaviors
Mean number of behaviors reported as “always” performing out of 14 [SD]3.6 [ ]6.1 [ ].002

Skin severity
Mean SCORAD score33.4 [ ]28.2 [ ] .001

Quality of life
Mean CDQLI/DQLI7.8 [ ]5.0 [ ]0.014