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Mobile Health Applications Future Trends and Challenges

  • Teddy Ivan Ibrahim BessinEmail author
  • Alain Wilfried P. Ouédraogo
  • Ferdinand Guinko
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Part of the Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering book series (LNICST, volume 311)

Abstract

Digital technologies are now a big part of the healthcare industry. With the rapid evolution of information and telecommunication technologies, mobile phones offers amazing opportunities to improve healthcare system, in the way that physicians, patients and other health system actors are more interconnected than it is in the traditional healthcare system. The goal of this study is to present the current and future trends in the field of mobile health (mhealth) and also to present the challenges in the use of mhealth apps.

Keywords

mhealth Mobile health future trends mhealth opportunities 

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© ICST Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering 2020

Authors and Affiliations

  • Teddy Ivan Ibrahim Bessin
    • 1
    Email author
  • Alain Wilfried P. Ouédraogo
    • 1
  • Ferdinand Guinko
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut Burkinabè des Arts et MétiersUniversité Joseph KI-ZERBOOuagadougouBurkina Faso

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