mHealth


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mHealth

The use of mobile communication devices (such as personal digital assistants, smart phones) to enhance the delivery of health care services and the technology for health care in the developing world.
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Wise Guy Reports Published Latest Research "Global MHealth Market" Research Report Which Provides Industry Share, Key Players, Market Segments and Revenue.
The collaboration includes the availability of HCL's Faster Intelligent Trials (FIT) Solution using Oracle Health Sciences Mobile Health (mHealth) Connector Cloud Service (Oracle mHealth Cloud).
Aside from Cambodia, mHealth is also offered in Bangladesh, Ghana, Pakistan and Paraguay and currently reaches over 2.2 million customers.
Additionally, clinical trial participants who use wearables, apps, and other mHealth technologies typically adopt longer-term behaviors that lead to more promising real-world outcomes.
(2) Innovators are developing new mHealth apps and devices at a frenetic pace, and consumers have a healthy attitude about adopting them.
This number includes all patients enrolled in mHealth care programs in which connected medical devices are used as a part of the care regimen.
With increasing availability of mHealth apps, particularly for self-management of various chronic conditions, there is potential for clients to self-prescribe or seek recommendations and guidance from clinicians on their use (Ozdalga, Ozdalga & Ahuja, 2012; Mosa, Yoo & Sheets, 2012; Powell, Landman & Bates, 2014).
Harry Klimis, M.B.B.S., from the University of Sydney, and colleagues reviewed mHealth interventions that target multiple cardiovascular risk factors in the context of primary and secondary prevention.
mHealth in the wild: using novel data to examine the reach, use, and impact of PTSD coach.
The excitement around mHealth initiatives stems from mobile technology's ability to address perennial barriers to health-care access like cost, infrastructure, and accessibility.
The Healthy China 2020 Strategic Research Report [3] shows that the medical treatment system has moved to "focusing on prevention and control, aiming to transform the medical mode." Technically, the emergence of numerous "home blood pressure" mHealth APPs has introduced potential changes [4-6].
mHealth market is expected to register highest growth rate due to increase in smartphone sales and increased adoption of mobile communication technology.