Professional-Patient Relations

More Than Telemonitoring: Health Provider Use and Nonuse of Life-Log Data in Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Weight Management.

Publication Date: 
Aug 22, 2015

BACKGROUND: The quantified self, self-monitoring or life-logging movement is a trend to incorporate technology into data acquisition on aspects of a person's daily life in terms of inputs (eg food consumed), states (eg mood), and performance (mental and physical).

Older Adult Self-Efficacy Study of Mobile Phone Diabetes Management.

Publication Date: 
Jul 03, 2015

The purpose of this study was to evaluate participant self-efficacy and use of a mobile phone diabetes health intervention for older adults during a 4-week period. Participants included seven adults (mean age, 70.3 years) with type 2 diabetes cared for by community-based primary care physicians.

Digital and social media opportunities for dietary behaviour change.

Publication Date: 
May 22, 2015

The way that people communicate, consume media and seek and receive information is changing. Forty per cent of the world's population now has an internet connection, the average global social media penetration is 39% and 1·5 billion people have internet access via mobile phone.

Web and mobile secure access to a Web based medical system.

Publication Date: 
Dec 10, 2003

This paper describes the implementation of the Web Based Pneumonia Chemotherapeutics (WPCh) a Web-based expert system for chemotherapeutic assistantship for nosocomial and community-acquired pneumonia based on different types of data.