OnTRACK

On Time to Rethink ACtivity Knowledge: a personalized mHealth coaching platform to tackle physical inactivity in COPD

The goal of OnTRACK is to promote effective physical activity (PA) behaviors in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) through the development of an innovative digital platform for personalised coaching. This platform consists of a mobile app for patients with individualised goals and feedback on their daily PA, and a web-based app for healthcare professionals to monitor patients’ activity levels.

PRINCIPAL RESEARCHER in the Polytechnic of Leiria
Joana Cruz

KEYWORDS
chronic respiratory disease; digital health; physical activity

DURATION
24 September 2018 to 23 September 2022

INSTITUTIONAL AND INDUSTRY PARTNERS
University of Aveiro with the collaboration of consultants from the University of McMaster (Canada) and the Hasselt University (Belgium)