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Borstkanker [Breast cancer]

Borstkanker [Breast cancer]
developed by Dutch Application Company BV, Netherlands


RemindersSelf-monitoringInformation

Dutch

Cost: Free

Provides information about breast cancer, and about treatment of the condition.

“Helps in the physical examination of the breast.” BorstkankerVereniging Nederland [Netherlands Breast Cancer Association], Netherlands | PatientView survey, July-August 2012


Tags: Medical

BreastAware

BreastAware
developed by Ioannis Demetrakopoulos, Anadelta Information and Medical Systems, Greece


RemindersSupport to deal with symptoms/disabilitiesInformation

English

Cost: Free

Information on how to check breasts, and on lifestyle choices for decreasing the risk of breast cancer.

"The BreastAware app presents an easy way to understand how to become more breast aware, and aware of lifestyle choices that can increase or decrease your risk of breast cancer. There are a number of videos on the app offering advice on screening, and on how best to check your breasts. There’s a reminder facility to do so regularly, and, at the push of a button, the ability to make an appointment for our screening, counselling, or a complementary therapy session." Action Cancer, Northern Ireland | http://bit.ly/xhSvpO


Tags: Health, Wellness & Care in the Community (HWCC)

Cancer iOncolex

Cancer iOncolex
developed by Institute for Medical Informatics (IMI), Norway


Information

English

Cost: Free

Provides patients (and their carers and families) with information on up to three cancers (breast, lung and prostate), supported by interactive illustrations, photos and videos. Now only available via website. The app version is no longer supported. 

Recommended by the Kreftforeningen [Norwegian Cancer Society], Norway Recommended by the Kreftforeningen [Norwegian Cancer Society], Norway | [Source no longer available]


Tags: Medical

Contigo

Contigo
developed by Wake App Health SL


Support to deal with symptoms/disabilitiesSelf-monitoringInformation

Spanish

Cost: Free
Provides information on how to cope with breast cancer and its treatment.
Recommended by AGE Platform Europe (AGE) and by the European Disability Forum (EDF) as part of the Vodafone Foundation’s Mobile for Good Europe Awards 2013. Recommended by AGE Platform Europe (AGE) and by the European Disability Forum (EDF) | http://bit.ly/1hzyGR9


Tags: Health, Wellness & Care in the Community (HWCC)

iBreastCheck

iBreastCheck
developed by Torchbox, UK


Support to deal with symptoms/disabilitiesSelf-monitoringInformation

English

Cost: Free

Contains a video on how women should properly check their breasts for cancer. Is approved by NHS Choices as being safe.  

"Being breast aware and regularly checking for the signs and symptoms of breast cancer is vital in detecting breast cancer at its earliest stages. It could save your life. iBreastCheck helps women be breast aware by directly addressing the reasons women don't check so often. It includes a video to show how, and a reminder so you don't forget. The information is evidence-based, and tested with women and health professionals." Breakthrough Breast Cancer (BBC), UK | PatientView survey 2012-2013


Tags: Medical

OWise breast cancer

OWise breast cancer
developed by Px HealthCare Ltd


Improving communicationSupport to deal with symptoms/disabilitiesSelf-monitoringTrackersInformation

Dutch / English

Cost:
Through the application, you can receive information about breast cancer and wellbeing as well as giving tips as to topics to discuss with their doctor.
“OWise is a website and iPhone app that gives you the ability to have all your personal information on breast cancer at hand. So it can all information about your situation in one place to put together to help you. The app was awarded by the Health App Awards 2013.” Borstkankervereniging Nederland (BVN) | http://bit.ly/1UPRKko


Tags: Health, Wellness & Care in the Community (HWCC)  ·  Medical

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