Published on in Vol 20, No 6 (2018): June

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/10141, first published .
Discovery of and Interest in Health Apps Among Those With Mental Health Needs: Survey and Focus Group Study

Discovery of and Interest in Health Apps Among Those With Mental Health Needs: Survey and Focus Group Study

Discovery of and Interest in Health Apps Among Those With Mental Health Needs: Survey and Focus Group Study

Journals

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