mHealth Platform for Parkinson’s Disease Management
Parkinson’s is a complicated, chronic disease that most people live with for many years/decades. For this reason, a multidisciplinary disease management, involving several professions working together (neurologists, physiotherapists, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists, dieticians), is important to ensure that the patient retains his/her independence and continues to enjoy the best quality of life possible. To address these needs we describe an mhealth ecosystem for Parkinson’s disease (PD) management facilitating the collaboration of experts and empowering the patients to self-manage their condition.
The work of the authors was supported by the PD_manager project, funded within the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020, under grant number 643706.
Conflict of Interest
The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
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