hrp0086wg5.7 | ESPE Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics Working Group | ESPE2016

The Interaction Between Human and Technology in the Treatment of Diabetes

Barnard Katharine

Background: Research has demonstrated that technologies to support diabetes self-management for people living with diabetes can have positive effects on medical and quality of life outcomes. It also shows that there may be an additional burden of wearing and using these technologies. Both diabetes and its treatment can have significant deleterious effect on quality of life, thus it is crucial that the interaction between the technology and the user offers maximum benefit with ...