Carla Viana Pereira

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Smart phones are increasingly present in our daily lives. Since the launch of the Apple store, more than 500,000 applications were built and some 25 billion downloads were made. We are facing an era where the traditional medical paradigm is leaving the traditional physician-centred model and evolving towards a new de-centralized model where patients are(More)
The medical paradigm is leaving the traditional doctor-patient relationship, i.e., the physician-centred model and evolving towards a new de-centralized model where patients are given more responsibility for their health. This article seeks to understand what is changing in this relationship and what role the Web and the interconnected crowds of people play(More)
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