Published on in Vol 5, No 12 (2017): December

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
Health App Use Among US Mobile Phone Users: Analysis of Trends by Chronic Disease Status

Health App Use Among US Mobile Phone Users: Analysis of Trends by Chronic Disease Status

Health App Use Among US Mobile Phone Users: Analysis of Trends by Chronic Disease Status


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