Encouraging Physical Activity in Patients With Diabetes: Intervention Using a Reinforcement Learning System

@inproceedings{YomTov2017EncouragingPA,
  title={Encouraging Physical Activity in Patients With Diabetes: Intervention Using a Reinforcement Learning System},
  author={Elad Yom-Tov and Guy Feraru and Mark Kozdoba and Shie Mannor and Moshe Tennenholtz and Irit Hochberg},
  booktitle={Journal of medical Internet research},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Regular physical activity is known to be beneficial for people with type 2 diabetes. Nevertheless, most of the people who have diabetes lead a sedentary lifestyle. Smartphones create new possibilities for helping people to adhere to their physical activity goals through continuous monitoring and communication, coupled with personalized feedback. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to help type 2 diabetes patients increase the level of their physical activity. METHODS We provided… CONTINUE READING
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