“Bring your own device”: use of patients’ mobile devices for PROs shows promise

Using neurology patients’ own mobile devices such as phone and tablets for collecting patient-reported outcome (PRO) data shows great promise and is likely to improve reliability, according to a specialist.

In a presentation at ECTRIMS 2018, Professor Tjalf Ziemssen of the Center of Clinical Neuroscience at the Carl Gustav Carus University Clinic (Dresden, Germany) discussed the ongoing shift from paper-based to electronic PRO (ePRO) data collection.

Want to read more?

Want to read more?

Log in or sign up to access all Neurodiem content.

Already have an account? Log In

Ology Medical Education is a global provider of independent medical education. Its mission is to provide healthcare professionals with high-quality, trusted medical information with the aim of helping optimize patient care.

No responsibility is assumed by Ology Medical Education for any injury and/or damage to persons or property through negligence or otherwise, or from any use or operation of any methods, products, instructions, or ideas contained in the material herein. Because of rapid advances in the medical sciences, Ology Medical Education recommends that independent verification of diagnoses and drug dosages should be made. The opinions expressed do not reflect those of Ology Medical Education or the sponsor. Ology Medical Education assumes no liability for any material contained herein.