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Patients own Symptom Log

Patient Symptoms Log - More and more patients use smartphones or have access to internet, and it is not uncommon for them to access internet at least once a day or week. This app for smartphones (and a linked webpage accessible on the internet for PCs) should allow individuals to record any symptoms easily and readily - from mild headache, flu-like symptoms, cough, dental pain, altered bowels, abdominal discomfort, depression ...more »

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iSentry app (User-friendly and customisable home monitoring)

Elderly care Runs in the background of the device. Traces movement in the near vicinity. If no movement for a set time (user-modifiable) - a) rings user's own phone with an automated message; if this is not picked up - b) rings user's 2nd preference phone; if even this is not picked up - c) ring's user's emergency contact (this could be family/ friends or the local authorities - with full details of the name, address ...more »

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Map of quality and outcomes: falls and fracture prevention

The National Osteoporosis Society would welcome an app which shows information about the quality and outcomes achieved by falls and fracture prevention services in local areas across the UK. There is a range of official audit data available which provides this information at local levels: The national audit of falls and bone health in older people, undertaken by the Royal College of Physicians and commissioned by the ...more »

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