John Libbey Eurotext

L'Information Psychiatrique


Where can new technologies be most effective in the patient-psychiatrist relationship as regards addiction and sleep medicine? Volume 93, issue 8, Octobre 2017


Unité fonctionnelle d’addictologie, Service de pédopsychiatrie, APHP, Hôpital Robert-Debré, 48 boulevard Serurier 75019 Paris, France
* Correspondance
  • Key words: e-health, digital application, mobile phone, caregiver-patient relationship, communication tool, addiction, sleep, information and communication technology
  • DOI : 10.1684/ipe.2017.1686
  • Page(s) : 649-53
  • Published in: 2017

New technologies (apps, connected devices) are gaining ground today in numerous fields of medicine. What is the situation regarding addiction and sleep medicine? How reliable are these new technologies and how could they be effective in the relationship between patients and healthcare providers?