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Digital health vs engagement: can education round this up?

Working to promote how technology improves our health and healthcare services, we tend to assume that people will be eager to embrace solutions designed to help them better manage their health. Although it’s true that many people increasingly want to monitor their care themselves, this tendency is mostly related to wellness or fitness purposes.

New blog: Patient engagement. Don’t fall in love with technology too much.

Digital patient involvement can be done, but it is not easy. A recent and rather disappointing clinical trial is just another case in point.

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