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 full report  in Swedish.