App-technology to increase physical activity among patients with diabetes type 2 – the DiaCert-study, a randomized controlled trial.

Bonn SE, Alexandrou C, Hjörleifsdottir Steiner K, Wiklander K, Östenson CG, Löf M, Trolle Lagerros Y
BMC Public Health. 2018 Jan 10;18(1):119. doi: 10.1186/s12889-018-5026-4.
Using new technology, is one way to bridge the gap between what patients need and what health care can offer. This study evaluates a new digital health care platform and will show if use of a smartphone-app to promote daily steps is an effective and feasible method to increase physical activity and improve clinical markers in patients with diabetes type 2.