Published on in Vol 13, No 3 (2011): Jul-Sep

An Evaluation of the Use of Smartphones to Communicate Between Clinicians: A Mixed-Methods Study

An Evaluation of the Use of Smartphones to Communicate Between Clinicians: A Mixed-Methods Study

An Evaluation of the Use of Smartphones to Communicate Between Clinicians: A Mixed-Methods Study

Robert Wu 1, 2, MD FRCPC MSc;  Peter Rossos 3, MD FRCPC MBA;  Sherman Quan 2, BSC;  Scott Reeves 4, 5, 6, 7, PhD;  Vivian Lo 2, MASc;  Brian Wong 8, MD FRCPC;  Mark Cheung 8, MD FRCPC;  Dante Morra 1, 2, 9, MD FRCPC MBA

1 University Health Network, Division of General Internal Medicine , Toronto, ON, CA

2 Centre for Innovation in Complex Care, University Health Network , Toronto, ON, CA

3 University Health Network, Department of Medicine , Toronto, ON, CA

4 Centre for Faculty Development, Li Ka Shing International Health Care Education Centre, St Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON, CA

5 Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael’s Hospital , Toronto, ON, CA

6 Wilson Centre for Research in Education , University Health Network, Toronto, ON, CA

7 Department of Psychiatry , University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, CA

8 Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine , Toronto, ON, CA

9 Center for Interprofessional Education , University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, CA

Corresponding Author:

  • Robert Wu, MD FRCPC MSc
  • University Health Network
  • Division of General Internal Medicine
  • 200 Elizabeth Street 14EN-222
  • Toronto, ON
  • CA
  • Phone: 1 416-340-4567
  • Email: robert.wu@uhn.on.ca