New report: The Quantifed Human. Ethical aspects on self-monitoring by wearables and health apps

In this report, the Swedish National Council on Medical Ethics (Smer) summarises the project it initiated on self-monitoring using wearable technology and health apps. The main purpose of Smer’s work has been to unearth the potential ethical problems that are raised, provide recommendations for decision-makers contemplating introducing and using this technology in the healthcare system, and bring the ethical issues up for debate in society.

Read the Summary of the report in English.

Read the full report  in Swedish.