Patient empowerment through iManageCancer
Prof Gordon McVie - ecancer, Bristol, UK
Prof Gordon McVie discusses the importance of the iManageCancer platform.
He initially outlines how the platform empowers the patient, allowing them to understand their illness further, manage their important data and their emotional wellbeing, which they can choose to share.
Secondly, Prof McVie explores some of the issues of the large number of healthcare apps currently on the market and the importance of quality measures before use in disease specific support and management. He discusses how the iManageCancer apps have been developed to produce reliable outputs.