Digital determinants of health

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The digital technologies (and related factors and processes) that directly impact health, through their application in health systems, health care, and self-monitoring of health status and behaviours; the digital technologies (and related factors and processes) that indirectly impact health, through their influence (both positive and negative) on the social, commercial, and environmental determinants of health; and the digital ecosystem itself, including the variable dynamics of digital and data access and literacy and their implications for health equity.

The Lancet

The Lancet

Learn how the Commission is recommending a healthier digital environment for children, and the roles that policymakers, academics, and governments play today.