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Doctors adopt mobile, don't recommend health apps - study

Thursday 11 July 2013 | 08:37 CET | News
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Nearly all French doctors use their smartphone for professional or mixed professional-social purposes, according to the second observatory on the digital usages and the internet from medical information specialist Vidal and the national order of doctors (CNOM). France Mobiles reports that some 94 percent of survey respondents said they used their smartphone for either professional or mixed uses. There are many health-related apps on the market,with nearly 14,000 at the Apple Appstore alone, but only 8 percent of doctors with smartphones said they had recommended any to their patients.

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