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Chinese Aged Diabetic Assistant (CADA)

Using smartphones to educate elderly diabetics in China.

By Microsoft Research

Project URL: cadaproject.com

Organisation URL: research.microsoft.com/en-us
Organisation Twitter: @MSFTResearch

  • Health
  • Education
  • Audiovisual
  • Internet
  • Data
  • Mobile

CADA uses smartphones to reach and educate elderly diabetics about the condition, in remote areas of China. It has advice on physical activity, weight, diet and monitoring of glucose and blood pressure. Patients are trained to enter and send data on key indicators such as glucose, which doctors can track and graphically display.

Last updated: 09th of May, 2014

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