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Afternoon Parallel Session 5: Changing cancer patients' live: mhealth enhancing symptoms management and health-related quality of life

Leslie Kelly Hall, Maria Cucciniello, recorded at Bocconi meeting, Enhancing Cancer Supportive Care, April 4, 2014, Milan, Italy.


Mhealth has tremendous potential for patient engagement and improved clinical care. Today a number of new ways to conduct assessment and follow-up of symptoms are available that use information technologies, such as pagers, e-mail, or telephone-based interactive voice response systems. This group  session looks at discussing further strategies for improving symptoms management in order to assure to cancer patients better quality of life.