Published on in Vol 6, No 4 (2018): April

Relevance of Trust Marks and CE Labels in German-Language Store Descriptions of Health Apps: Analysis

Relevance of Trust Marks and CE Labels in German-Language Store Descriptions of Health Apps: Analysis

Relevance of Trust Marks and CE Labels in German-Language Store Descriptions of Health Apps: Analysis

Authors of this article:

Urs-Vito Albrecht1 Author Orcid Image ;   Uta Hillebrand1 Author Orcid Image ;   Ute von Jan1 Author Orcid Image


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Books/Policy Documents

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