Alternative Health & Wellness

Meditation App Evaluation Template

By proofpilottest / May 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Meditation App Evaluation Template

Meditation apps are hot right now. In 2017, Apple chose Calm as the App of the Year. Headspace, another meditation app, raised almost forty million in venture capital.  Headspace’s founder has made appearances on daytime and late night talk shows along with Hollywood celebrities and Washington politicians.  There’s an increasing awareness that meditation may have significant…

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online grocery feasibility template with thrivemarket

Online Grocery Ordering Feasibility Demonstration

By proofpilottest / May 12, 2018 / Comments Off on Online Grocery Ordering Feasibility Demonstration

This template will help you test the feasibility of online grocery ordering in research studies in your population and environment. ProofPilot has teamed up with Thrivemarket.com to make grocery credits part of any research study. Participants will be able to redeem those credits on Thrivemarket.com and have groceries delivered to their home or office. Thrivemarket.com sells healthy…

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ProofPilot’s Visual Protocol Designer Template

By proofpilottest / March 18, 2018 / Comments Off on ProofPilot’s Visual Protocol Designer Template

Once you’re seated at your desk (ProofPilot’s protocol designer needs a big screen so doesn’t work with a mobile phone), this is the first template everyone should start with. It will help you understand how to read the ProofPilot Visual Protocol Designer, otherwise known as the study flow page. It isn’t meant to be anything you…

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Blank Randomized Controlled Trial

By proofpilottest / March 18, 2018 / Comments Off on Blank Randomized Controlled Trial

This blank randomized controlled trial template is a good starting point for someone with experience. With a blank page (or canvas) there are so many possibilities. The same can be said for this template. It’s a two-arm study (experiment and control) with simple randomization.    This template provides significant flexibility. You should have a good…

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Online Research Study Participant Experience Demonstration

By proofpilottest / March 16, 2018 / Comments Off on Online Research Study Participant Experience Demonstration

This study template demonstrates a simple research participant experience on ProofPilot. It’s not meant to be a real study or ever launch to participants. The purpose is to help you understand how a visual protocol design turns into a participant experience. If you haven’t familiarized yourself with the ProofPilot visual protocol designer, you’ll likely want…

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How to Avoid Evidence Based Cynisism

By proofpilottest / January 4, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Avoid Evidence Based Cynisism

Over the past two decades, the CDC (and other health agencies) have gone all in on “evidence-based.” But they’ve done so without developing a sufficient ecosystem to produce that evidence.

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Five Facet Mindfulness Scale

By proofpilottest / December 11, 2017 / Comments Off on Five Facet Mindfulness Scale

The FFMQ, revised from the Kentucky Inventory of Mindfulness Skills, is used to assess the construct of mindfulness. Previous research on assessment of mindfulness by self-report suggests that it may include five component skills: observing, describing, acting with awareness, nonjudging of inner experience, and nonreactivity to inner experience. These elements of mindfulness can be measured…

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Marijuana Expectancy Questionnaire (MEQ)

By proofpilottest / November 27, 2017 / Comments Off on Marijuana Expectancy Questionnaire (MEQ)

This assessment measures what participants think about marijuana, regardless of what other people might think and regardless as to whether the participant has had actual marijuana experiences before.  The highly reliable scale is applicable to nearly any kind of audience and covers the participant’s beliefs of how marijuana affects. – Cognitive and Behavioral Impairment – Relaxation…

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Measure the Impact of Gratitude and Thankfulness

By proofpilottest / November 19, 2017 / Comments Off on Measure the Impact of Gratitude and Thankfulness

Studies suggest that gratitude can reduce pain and depression, and increase general wellness and productivity. Whether it’s a gratitude journal or holiday event, measure the impacts of gratitude on important aspects of health and wellness.

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Test Alternative Remedies with the Gold Standard

By proofpilottest / October 11, 2017 / Comments Off on Test Alternative Remedies with the Gold Standard

Medicine makes decisions based on solid evidence. Use the RCT to get natural and alternative remedies the credibility they deserve.

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