Published on in Vol 4, No 1 (2016): Jan-Mar

A Mobile App for Hypertension Management Based on Clinical Practice Guidelines: Development and Deployment

A Mobile App for Hypertension Management Based on Clinical Practice Guidelines: Development and Deployment

A Mobile App for Hypertension Management Based on Clinical Practice Guidelines: Development and Deployment

Authors of this article:

Hannah Kang 1 Author Orcid Image ;   Hyeoun-Ae Park 1 Author Orcid Image


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