MACLEANS – The smartphone will see you now

March 4, 2013

In the news

The Centre was recently featured in a MACLEANS article entitled “The smartphone will see you now” by Tamsin McMahon!

Below is a short excerpt from the article:

MACLEANS – The Next Medical Revolution

How apps and social media are revolutionizing health care

In Canada, hospitals are increasingly using smartphone technology to interact with patients. University Health Network’s Centre for Global eHealth Innovation in Toronto developed apps that warn asthmatics of local weather that could affect their condition and alert patients with hypertension if they’ve missed a blood pressure reading.

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