Published on in Vol 6, No 8 (2018): August

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/10748, first published .
Veterans’ Attitudes Toward Smartphone App Use for Mental Health Care: Qualitative Study of Rurality and Age Differences

Veterans’ Attitudes Toward Smartphone App Use for Mental Health Care: Qualitative Study of Rurality and Age Differences

Veterans’ Attitudes Toward Smartphone App Use for Mental Health Care: Qualitative Study of Rurality and Age Differences

Samantha L Connolly   1, 2 , PhD ;   Christopher J Miller   1, 2 , PhD ;   Christopher J Koenig   3, 4 , PhD ;   Kara A Zamora   3 , MA ;   Patricia B Wright   5 , RN, MPH, PhD ;   Regina L Stanley   6 , BS ;   Jeffrey M Pyne   5, 6 , MD

1 Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States

2 Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, United States

3 San Francisco VA Healthcare System, San Francisco, CA, United States

4 Department of Communication Studies, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, United States

5 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, United States

6 Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, AR, United States

Corresponding Author:

  • Samantha L Connolly, PhD
  • Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research
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