Published on in Vol 19, No 2 (2017): February

Factors Associated With Dropout During Recruitment and Follow-Up Periods of a mHealth-Based Randomized Controlled Trial for Mobile.Net to Encourage Treatment Adherence for People With Serious Mental Health Problems

Factors Associated With Dropout During Recruitment and Follow-Up Periods of a mHealth-Based Randomized Controlled Trial for Mobile.Net to Encourage Treatment Adherence for People With Serious Mental Health Problems

Factors Associated With Dropout During Recruitment and Follow-Up Periods of a mHealth-Based Randomized Controlled Trial for Mobile.Net to Encourage Treatment Adherence for People With Serious Mental Health Problems

Kati Anneli Kannisto   1, 2 , PhD ;   Joonas Korhonen   2, 3 , MHSc ;   Clive E Adams   4 , MD ;   Marita Hannele Koivunen   1, 2 , PhD ;   Tero Vahlberg   5, 6 , MSc ;   Maritta Anneli Välimäki   2, 5, 7 , RN, PhD

1 Satakunta Hospital District, Pori, Finland

2 Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland

3 Turku University of Applied Sciences, Turku, Finland

4 Institute of Mental Health, Division of Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom

5 Development Unit, Hospital District of South-West Finland, Turku, Finland

6 Department of Biostatistics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland

7 Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China (Hong Kong)

Corresponding Author:

  • Kati Anneli Kannisto, PhD
  • Department of Nursing Science
  • University of Turku
  • Joukahaisenkatu 3-5
  • Turku, FI-20014
  • Finland
  • Phone: 358 505312652
  • Fax: 358 23338400
  • Email: kaankan@utu.fi