Using Smartphones to Monitor Bipolar Disorder Symptoms: A Pilot Study.

@article{Beiwinkel2016UsingST,
  title={Using Smartphones to Monitor Bipolar Disorder Symptoms: A Pilot Study.},
  author={Till Beiwinkel and Sally Kindermann and Andreas Maier and Christopher Kerl and J{\"o}rn Moock and Guido Barbian and Wulf R{\"o}ssler},
  journal={JMIR mental health},
  year={2016},
  volume={3 1},
  pages={e2}
}
BACKGROUND Relapse prevention in bipolar disorder can be improved by monitoring symptoms in patients' daily life. Smartphone apps are easy-to-use, low-cost tools that can be used to assess this information. To date, few studies have examined the usefulness of smartphone data for monitoring symptoms in bipolar disorder. OBJECTIVE We present results from a pilot test of a smartphone-based monitoring system, Social Information Monitoring for Patients with Bipolar Affective Disorder (SIMBA), that… CONTINUE READING