The system described here provides both doctor and patient with the possibility to keep up a continuous flow of information on medication usage. This specific product has been developed for use by patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) and has been developed in collaboration with dr. Hettie Janssens of the CF Center, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam and a number of CF patients.
The system consists of four components:
The overview that this creates for both patient and doctor is extremely useful to stimulate patient adherence. Difficult moments to take medication are easily identified. Much time can be saved during appointments because the doctor already has all possible data on the patient’s medication usage available. Additionally, an up-to-date medication list is always available.
Patients with CF, and their treating physicians.