Digital Therapeutics: How to Ensure Quality in an Emerging Field

MICHAEL LEVY | July 5, 2018

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Imagine using the software on your phone or tablet to treat health conditions that, until now, could only be treated with medications. Now stop imagining, because, for some conditions, such as attention deficit disorder and substance dependency, it is already a reality. I’m talking about the new field of digital therapeutics (DTx). The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently approved several of these digital therapies, which treat substance use disorders, type 2 diabetes, respiratory disease, schizophrenia and other disorders.

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