Appl Clin Inform 2017; 08(02): 612-616
DOI: 10.4338/ACI-2017-01-LE-0021
Letter to the Editor
Schattauer GmbH

The Obesity Epidemic and the Potential of Augmented Reality

Michael K. Poku
1  Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
,
Nima A. Behkami
2  Strategy & Commercial Model Innovation, Merck & Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
,
David W. Bates
3  Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women‘s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
4  Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
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Further Information

Publication History

received: 23 January 2017

accepted: 17 March 2017

Publication Date:
21 December 2017 (online)

Citation: Poku MK, Behkami NA, Bates DW. The obesity epidemic and the potential of augmented reality. Appl Clin Inform 2017; 8: 612–616 https://doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2017-01-LE-0021

Contributors’ Statement

Dr Poku conceptualized and paper, drafted the initial manuscript, and approved the final manuscript as submitted. In addition, he had substantial contribution to conception and design of paper, contributed to the drafting the article and revising it critically for important intellectual content and agreed to be accountable for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work are appropriately investigated and resolved. Drs Behkami and Bates reviewed and revised the manuscript, had substantial contribution to conception and design of paper, contributed to the drafting the article and revising it critically for important intellectual content and agreed to be accountable for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work are appropriately investigated and resolved, approved the final manuscript as submitted.


Human Subject Research Approval

No human subjects participated in the completion of this paper. N/A