The MyAirCoach project is organizing the Workshop on Mobile Healthcare for the Self-Management of Chronic Diseases and the Empowerment of Patients in Conjunction with MobileHCI 2016, Florence, Italy.
In a recent video produced by the European Respiratory Society, Dr Omar Usmani from ICL and one of the partners of MyAirCoach project, underlines some important issues related to proper management of respiratory diseases and introduces the MyAirCoach project as an innovative solution for the proper self-management of patients and the decision support of health-care professionals.
Dominique Hamerlijnck, a member of the MyAirCoach advisory Patient Forum, has expressed her views and opinions about the life of asthma patients and the solutions that she is looking forward. The article published on the MedTech website, underlines some important difficulties of asthma management and introduces the innovation potential of MyAirCoach from the patients point of view.
For more details please read the pushed article on the website of medtech (Link)
The ERS International congress underlines the importance of personalized medicine with a series of sessions that focus on specific difficulties of respiratory diseases the can be addressed on a personalized framework of healthcare. The MyAirCoach project is aiming in this direction through the use of modern sensing devices and innovative decision support methodologies that will help both patients and doctors to take control of asthma disease.
MyAirCoach project has been featured in the latest online brochure of EU eHealth Projects (Download).
The brochure summarizes the goals of the most current European funded projects in the Field of ICT for health and wellbeing, and reveals the importance of MyAicCoach within the Research and Innovation environment of Europe.
Large-scale modelling of the human respiratory system to allow accurate analysis of the lungs behavior during normal inspiration as well as asthma exacerbations has been enabled through access granted to Greece’s first high-performance computing system called ARIS.