Project name: Project category: Kind of research: Country: Principle investigator:

MyCyFAPP

Gastroenterology-Liver
Other Netherlands
Status: Ongoing
Abstract:

MyCyFAPP is a Project funded by the European Commission under the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation HORIZON 2020. A total of 12 Organisations from 7 European countries have joined backgrounds and expertise to successfully achieve a new Pancreatic Enzyme Replacement Therapy (PERT) plus make it accessible and user friendly to Cystic Fibrosis patients and families, and available as a mobile APP.

Objectives:

  • To generate the necessary resources (guidelines, games, algorithms) for the patients self-management of the disease, especially the enzyme replacement therapy and the diet.
  • To obtain an ecosystem of APPs, adapted to age specificities and built on the patients real needs and requirements along a co-developing process.
  • To implement the new tool into the CF participating centres and into the market of the mHealth APPs
Website URL: http://www.mycyfapp.eu/en/
Perspective: EXPECTED OUTCOMES 1. Health and nutritional status improvement through a precise enzyme dosage. 2. Improved Quality of life both for patients and their families. 3. Economic savings both for the health system and for the patients’ families.

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