Creating a sustainable collaborative consumer health application for chronic disease self-management

Constance M. Johnson, Steve McIlwain, Oliver Gray, Bradley Willson, Allison Vorderstrasse

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Abstract

As the prevalence of chronic diseases increase, there is a need for consumer-centric health informatics applications that assist individuals with disease self-management skills. However, due to the cost of development of these applications, there is also a need to build a disease agnostic architecture so that they could be reused for any chronic disease. This paper describes the architecture of a collaborative virtual environment (VE) platform, LIVE

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)198-206
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Biomedical Informatics
Volume71
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2017

Keywords

  • Chronic disease
  • Consumer health informatics
  • Self-management
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Virtual environments

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Health Informatics

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