E-Predict-D. Prevention of depression through a personalized intervention based on ICT

E-Predict-D. Prevention of depression through a personalized intervention based on ICT

Prevention of Depression Through a Personalized Intervention Based on Tics, Predictive Risk Algorithms, and Dss for Patients and Family Physicians: EPredictd Study.

Promoter entity: IBIMA / Grupo de Salud Mental, Servicios y Atención Primaria (SAMSERAP)

Principal investigator: Juan Ángel Bellón Saameño

The Biomedical Research Institute of Malaga (IBIMA) is a multidisciplinary research space in biomedicine that is grouped around the Regional University Hospitals and Virgen de la Victoria in Malaga, together with the Primary Care and biotechnology groups of the University of Malaga .

Its objective is to promote excellence research, preferably oriented to translational research, favoring the obtaining of transferable results to clinical practice and biotechnological applications.

Insati acts as technological partner of the organization, designing and developing the technological platform that supports the project.


E-predictD is an application designed to help people prevent depression. This application is based on information technology, it carries a series of predictive algorithms that help the patient to make a decision about the things he can do to prevent depression, in addition, he is connected with his family doctor.

The application

The user downloads the application, answers a series of questions and it informs him of the results. From here, he develops a series of programs that he can do to prevent depression and the user can choose what he wants.

Within the clinical trial that is going to be done, the application recommends that you visit your family doctor to talk about it.

This prevention program is personalized for each user, their risk factors, what they want and their circumstances.