Mobile tech market ready to tackle chronic care

Look for an invasion of mobile tech devices for people with chronic conditions, a report from GlobalData advises. Conditions such as diabetes, obesity and hypertension will be among the leading candidates for tech-driven mobile tools, the report notes. Providers and consumers will likely benefit from the influx here. Already, these products have helped improve patient and physician convenience, enable remote monitoring, and improve care-coordination among medical professionals, patients and public health systems, authors note.