A research team at the Institute for Alternative Futures analyzed applications of electronic biomonitoring technology, which can be used by patients and their physicians to measure and track indicators of health and disease.
The goals of the project were to:
The researchers completed a final project report summarizing their findings.
The research team identified a number of emerging biomonitoring technologies that it predicts will be widely available by 2016 and that show the greatest potential to reduce disparities in health care. These technologies include: