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mHealth: Patient Centered Care-Clinical Tools-Targeting Chronic Diseases
How mHealth, mobile APPS, Social Media, eHealth, eLearning and mLearning can support clinicians and health services to inform, educate and empower patients in managing and owning their health by focusing on the patient experience (end to end service delivery).

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“Pain Squad” Mobile App Gamifies Cancer Treatment for Sick Kids [VIDEO]

“Pain Squad” Mobile App Gamifies Cancer Treatment for Sick Kids [VIDEO] | mHealth: Patient Centered Care-Clinical Tools-Targeting Chronic Diseases | Scoop.it

Part of the treatment process at The Hospital for Sick Children (or SickKids, a leading pediatric oncology facility) involves patients keeping detailed pain journals every day. Unfortunately, children who have just undergone chemotherapy often feel too weak, tired, or discouraged to pick up a pen and do the work. Enter Cundari and its solution: the Pain Squad Mobile App, an iPhone touchscreen interface that not only makes it easy for patients at SickKids to fill out the journals, but also gives them a sense of purpose.

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ET Russell's comment, September 6, 2013 1:50 PM
You are welcome. An amazing App.
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Case Study: Pain Squad Mobile App—Helping Young Cancer Patients Track Pain

Case Study: Pain Squad Mobile App—Helping Young Cancer Patients Track Pain | mHealth: Patient Centered Care-Clinical Tools-Targeting Chronic Diseases | Scoop.it
To help young cancer patients track and manage pain, SickKids hospital needed to find a way to encourage them to fill out detailed pain reports on a daily basis.
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