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Fig. 1

From: Improving proteinuria screening with mailed smartphone urinalysis testing in previously unscreened patients with hypertension: a randomized controlled trial

Fig. 1 Urinalysis Testing Process. Patients in the intervention arm who provided verbal consent were sent a text message and a link to download the app from the Apple Store or Google Play. tests were then shipped to participants who opened the app, followed directions provided on-screen, collected urine in the provided container, dipped the urinalysis dipstick, placed the dipstick on the color board, and scanned the dipstick and color board using the app. For this project, results were transmitted to a Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)-compliant website portal, which was accessed by the research team. Source: The figure was created by the team (Tel Aviv, Israel)

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