Tailored Communication Within Mobile Apps for Diabetes Self-Management: A Systematic Review

  title={Tailored Communication Within Mobile Apps for Diabetes Self-Management: A Systematic Review},
  author={Heidi Holmen and Astrid Klopstad Wahl and Milada Cvancarova Sm{\aa}stuen and Lis Ribu},
  booktitle={Journal of medical Internet research},
BACKGROUND The prevalence of diabetes is increasing and with the requirements for self-management and risk of late complications, it remains a challenge for the individual and society. Patients can benefit from support from health care personnel in their self-management, and the traditional communication between patients and health care personnel is changing. Smartphones and apps offer a unique platform for communication, but apps with integrated health care personnel communication based on… CONTINUE READING
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