The following service is offered by Engineering Ingegneria Informatica SpA through an application for mobile phones (smartphones) as part of the achievement and testing of one of the results of the DMCoach initiative, co-funded by EIT Digital. The availability of the service and the terms and conditions set out below will be renegotiated after December 31, 2018 and is valid only for the purposes of testing the mapping.
The DMCoach mApp, and therefore the information and suggestions it proposes, are designed for people with type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, or at high risk, who do not have serious comorbidities that could prevent physical activities.
The use of the application is possible after the recommendation of the doctor who will verify the patient’s requirements in the adoption of the same.
The advice provided by the DMCoach application is based on the national diabetes guidelines and is tailored to teach the user how to improve their lifestyles. Nevertheless, they do not constitute any sort of medical advice.
Such advice and educational information provided automatically by the mApp, including those relating to the physical state, physical activity, prevention of disease exacerbation, health, personal hygiene, and nutrition are presented for indicative and general purposes only.
Under no circumstances can they be intended (as) and substitutes for, advice from any trusted health care professional.
The DMCoach application can be used to monitor and track diet, physical activity, daily weight, waist size, pressure, blood sugar and patient smoking habits.
In any case, it is not possible to verify on our part:
- the veracity of physical, anthropometric and attitudinal information, which is collected by the application, by users;
- the intensity with which users perform the physical activities that may be proposed;
- the adequacy of environments, foods, tools and other supports possibly used by users;
no responsibility is assumed for any trauma, injury, pathology, damage, accident or other negative event, possibly reported by persons who decide to put into practice what is proposed by the DMCoach application, or by any third parties involved.
The user hereby waives any claims for compensation or indemnity towards the application and the subjects connected to it, as described above. DMCoach, therefore, can not be held responsible for any damage, direct or indirect, that may result from the use, either proper or improper, of the information or advice presented in the application.
Anyone who uses material, indications and advice taken from the DMCoach application assumes all responsibility for any damage, of any nature, that may be caused to himself or to third parties. The use of the application, for any reason and for any purpose permitted by law, requires the prior reading, understanding and acceptance of the above.