From digital health to digital therapeutics

Key takeaways

  • There are many digital therapeutics available to treat and/or manage neurological conditions, including smartphones, videogame platforms and web-based applications
  • Digital therapeutics may be used as a standalone alternative to pharmacological interventions or may be used to augment or complement other treatments 
  • The future of digital therapeutics is promising. With the increasing number of clinical studies being conducted on digital therapeutic tools, it is expected that many more will be used to improve the provision of care in the future