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Using Mobile Technology to Improve Nutritional Information of Diabetic Patient’s

  • Saad Masood ButtEmail author
  • Karla Felix Navarro
  • Mohammed Shorab
  • Shahid Masood Butt
  • Azura Onn
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 445)

Abstract

In recent years the use of mobile technology has become very common and popular. It is important to provide correct and useful nutritional information to diabetic patients, which can be easily accessed by mobile technology. However, providing such information to patients using mobile application is limited. One method is to use mobile technology, which is a very effective method in the expansion of information process visually, especially in health-related areas by using mobile devices. Therefore, the integration of mobile application with Diabetes management can provide useful nutritional and health information in order to improve the lifestyle of diabetic patients. This paper presents a comprehensive review of the state of the art in mobile application for Diabetes management.

Keywords

Diabetics Health information Android technology Nutritional information Mobile health Type 1(T1DM) and type 2 (T2DM) 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Saad Masood Butt
    • 1
    Email author
  • Karla Felix Navarro
    • 1
  • Mohammed Shorab
    • 2
  • Shahid Masood Butt
    • 3
  • Azura Onn
    • 4
  1. 1.Faculty of Engineering and Information TechnologyUniversity Technology SydneySydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular SciencesJames Cook UniversityBrisbaneAustralia
  3. 3.Hamdard Institute of Management SciencesHamdard UniversityIslamabadPakistan
  4. 4.Department of Management and Human ResourceUniversiti Tenaga NasionalSelangorMalaysia

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