Published on in Vol 21, No 2 (2019): February

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
A Framework for Analyzing and Measuring Usage and Engagement Data (AMUsED) in Digital Interventions: Viewpoint

A Framework for Analyzing and Measuring Usage and Engagement Data (AMUsED) in Digital Interventions: Viewpoint

A Framework for Analyzing and Measuring Usage and Engagement Data (AMUsED) in Digital Interventions: Viewpoint


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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Ensari I, Elhadad N. Digital Health. View