Exporting the same data from a wearable twice doesn’t give you the same data

In our research in digital phenotyping, I’ve long advocated for the importance of collecting raw data from smartphones and wearables instead of using pre-packaged proprietary data summaries available through Google’s and Apple’s software development kits (SDKs). There are many reasons for this. First, it is important to use the same algorithms for users of both […]

Beiwe Case Study Q&A: Panda Nikhil MD MPH of Ariadne Labs

Can you give a brief description of your medical practice and research? I am currently a general surgery resident and cardiothoracic surgery fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School. My training path is focused on general thoracic surgery, a field that provides surgical care to patients with both benign and malignant diseases of the lungs, […]