21.01.2019: DIGITAL THERAPEUTICS IN CANCER PATIENTS
Digital therapeutics is a novel technology to empower cancer patients to self-manage the symptoms they may experience when receiving cancer treatment.
Patients may report symptoms in a smartphone app and then almost immediately they receive recommentations which are personalized.
In addition the care team collect all information and can follow the progress of their patients from their office through a web app.
This contact and support is provided regardless the distance or the time.
Care team, by collecting and analyzing the data, may modify the treatment plan for better quality of life.
Patients identify and report their symptoms. Take action and manage these symptoms. They know when they have to contact their care team and finally understand better their disease.