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Use of WhatsApp for Communication Between Consulting Physicians and the Emergency Physicians

2015-11-16 20:53:22 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The aim of this study is to determinate outcomes of WhatsApp Messenger (a messaging program for smart phones) usage for Communication Between Consulting Physicians and the Emergency Physicians.

Description

Effective communication between consulting physicians and the emergency physicians is critical for patients in the emergency department. WhatsApp Messenger (a messaging program for smart phones), is the most commonly used for communication in at present. WhatsApp Messenger is the most globally popular messaging application. Also, it has been started to be used for communication in healthcare. The aim of this study is to determinate outcomes of WhatsApp Messenger usage for communication between consulting and the emergency physicians.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Retrospective

Conditions

Consultation

Intervention

WhatsApp

Location

Adiyaman University Research Hospital
Adiyaman
Central
Turkey
02000

Status

Completed

Source

Adiyaman University Research Hospital

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-11-16T20:53:22-0500

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