Published on in Vol 9 , No 12 (2021) :December

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
The Application of Human-Centered Design Approaches in Health Research and Innovation: A Narrative Review of Current Practices

The Application of Human-Centered Design Approaches in Health Research and Innovation: A Narrative Review of Current Practices

The Application of Human-Centered Design Approaches in Health Research and Innovation: A Narrative Review of Current Practices


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