MOBILE HEALTH APPS FOR PERSONAL HEALTHCARE: CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS IN NIGERIA

Ikpoko-Ore-Ebirien Dike Isaruk, Muhammad Kabir Sahabi (CLN)

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This  paper discusses mobile health apps for personal healthcare in modern healthcare practices and the beginning of mHealth technology use in the health care industry in an unhurried process but it is capable of revolutionizing health care, particularly in developing countries which Nigeria is inclusive, the types of mhealth apps, certain factors to be considered when using mhealth app, barriers to m-health apps implementation, challenges of m-health apps use, it goes on to discuss the  evaluation of m-health apps and prospects of m-health, as well as the conclusion.


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Mobile health apps, types of mhealth apps, factors to be considered when using mhealth app and challenges of m-health apps use

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