Digital Therapy

The New Age of Healthcare

Volume 6 - Technological Prospects and Social Applications SET Coordinated by Bruno Salgues

Digital Therapy

Laure Beyala, E-Santé Expertise, France

ISBN : 9781786308009

Publication Date : January 2023

Hardcover 206 pp

165.00 USD



The ever-growing number of medical services offered by digital healthcare applications is greatly influencing the medical sector on a global scale. These applications improve patient follow-up through predictive, preventative, personalized, participative and precision medicine. This new therapeutic era provides novel innovative approaches in medical care that can be understood as digital therapy.

Digital Therapy thus presents an overview of the many incremental technologies in digital healthcare. Among those covered are humanoid assistance robots developed to meet caring challenges and artificial intelligence techniques that show promising results in the early diagnosis of certain chronic diseases. The book also outlines recommendations for reducing incapacitation in health-system management during coronary disease epidemics.


Part 1. Medical Innovation.
1. A Conceptual Framework for Health Innovations.
2. The Covid-19 Pandemic, an Exogenous Factor of Innovation.
3. Digital Therapy: For Which Health Needs?
4. AI Techniques Involved in the Design of Innovative Solutions.
5. Comparative Analysis of the Diffusion of Innovative Solutions between 2020 and 2030.

Part 2. Digital Therapy and its Transformative Approach.
6. Strategies for the Sustainable Adoption of Digital Health Innovation.
7. Indicators of Change in Healthcare Systems.
8. A Radical Change in the Care System.

About the authors/editors

Laure Beyala is a specialist in disruptive innovation in the field of digital healthcare. She is the founder of the E-Santé Expertise platform, which aims to make advances in the use of digital healthcare platforms.