Published on in Vol 4, No 4 (2016): Oct-Dec

A Systematic Review of Apps using Mobile Criteria for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (mCAPP)

A Systematic Review of Apps using Mobile Criteria for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (mCAPP)

A Systematic Review of Apps using Mobile Criteria for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (mCAPP)

Authors of this article:

Elizabeth Chen 1 Author Orcid Image ;   Emily Rose Mangone 2, 3 Author Orcid Image


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Books/Policy Documents

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