Table 3Summary of the functionalities available in health informatics interventions to support non-professional caregivers, stratified by care-recipient population

StudyIntervention Application/Functionality CategoryPhase in Intervention Lifecycle
Reminders, NotificationEducation Modules, Build skillsSelf-Care, FeedbackPeer-PeerCaregiver-PatientCaregiver-ProfessionalTransaction ToolDevelopmentPilotEvaluation
Alzheimer’s and cognitive impairment
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Internet Support System (ACISS)
Vehvilainen, 200214
AlzOnline
Glueckauf, 200471
Becker, 200615
Caregiver’s Friend: Dealing with Dementia
Beauchamp, 200516
Internet-based support services (ICSS) for Chinese caregivers of people with AD
Chiu, 200517
Chiu, 200918
ComputerLink
Bass, 199819
Brennan, 199520
Network Interaction Therapy
Kuwahara, 200421
Cancer
OncoLife
Hill-Kayser, 200922
Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System (CHESS)
Namkoong, 201123
Nolan, 200624
Prostate Interactive Education System (PIES)
Diefenbach, 200425
Stroke
Caring~Web
Pierce, 200926
Steiner, 200827
Mental illness or traumatic brain injury
Stjernsward, 201132
Glynn, 201033
Web Enabled Caregiver Access to Resources and Education (WE CARE)
Rotondi, 200534
The Schizophrenia Guide
Rotondi, 200535
Chiu, 200636
Surgery and heart transplantation
Huang, 200637
Dew, 200438
Frail elderly, disabled NOS, and home parenteral nutrition
Assisting Carers using Telematics Interventions to meet Older Persons’ Needs (ACTION)
Magnusson, 200540
Chambers, 200239
Magnusson, 200541
Finn, 199942
HPN Family Caregivers Website
Fitzgerald, 201143
Studies in pediatric populations
ADHD
Ossebaard, 201044
Arthritis
Stinson, 201045
Asthma
Krishna, 200046
Krishna, 200347
Atopic dermatitis
Bergmo, 200948
Cancer
Askins, 200949
Cancer
Ewing, 200950
Cancer
Han, 200151
Cancer:
Caring Connection52
Cerebral palsy
Gulmans, 201053
Cystic fibrosis, diabetes, or arthritis
Britto, 200954
Dental
Nelson, 201155
Depression
Demaso, 200656
Diabetes
Keshavjee, 200357
Unclear
Diabetes
Nordfeldt, 201058
Influenza
Stockwell, 201259
Liver transplant
Miloh, 200960
Neonatal ICU: Baby CareLink
Safran, 200561
Post-ER visit
Goldman, 200562
Sleep disturbance: Customized Sleep Profile (CSP)
Mindell, 201163
TBI: Online Family Problem-Solving (OFPS)
Carey, 200865
Wade, 200466
Wade, 200664
TBI: Teen Online Problem Solving Intervention (TOPS)
Wade, 200867
Wade, 200968
Traumatic injury excluding TBI
Marsac, 201169

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