Mobile phone technology in chronic disease management
Holly Blake Lecturer, School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, Nottingham
Mobile phones are being used to improve nurse-patient communication and monitor health outcomes in chronic disease. Innovative applications of mobile technology are expected to increase over time in community management of cancer, heart disease, asthma and diabetes. This article focuses on mobile phone technology and its contribution to health care.
Nursing Standard. 23, 12,43-46. doi: 10.7748/ns2008.11.23.12.43.c6728Correspondence
This article has been subject to double blind peer review