Overview#Electronic Fitness Device or Activity Tracker or Fitness Tracker, is a device and or application for monitoring and logging fitness-related metrics such as distance walked or run, calorie consumption, and in some cases heartbeat and quality of sleep.
The amount of data being collected by Electronic Fitness Device is enormous.
Electronic Fitness Device and Health Care#There can be no more doubts that Electronic Fitness Devices combined with Big data can have significant impacts on Health Care.
There are many, many Electronic Fitness Device available and in use today from many manufactures. However the data from Electronic Fitness Devices are generally in data that is not accessible to the individual (ie Patient) so that abnomolies and be added to the Patient's Personal Health Record.
Electronic Fitness Device Who Owns the Data#one of the ongoing and growing questions of Electronic Fitness Device is Who Owns the Data
More Information#There might be more information for this subject on one of the following:
- [#1] - Activity_tracker - based on information obtained 2017-07-27-
- [#1] - Patient Monitoring, Big Data, and the Future of Healthcare - based on information obtained 2017-07-27-