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Persuasive Mobile Health Applications. / Garcia Wylie, Carlos Miguel; Coulton, Paul.

Electronic healthcare: First International Conference, eHealth 2008, London, UK, September 8-9, 2008. Revised Selected Papers. ed. / Dasun Weerasinghe. Berlin : Springer, 2008. p. 90-97 (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering; Vol. 1).

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Harvard

Garcia Wylie, CM & Coulton, P 2008, Persuasive Mobile Health Applications. in D Weerasinghe (ed.), Electronic healthcare: First International Conference, eHealth 2008, London, UK, September 8-9, 2008. Revised Selected Papers. Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, vol. 1, Springer, Berlin, pp. 90-97, 1st International Conference on Electronic Healthcare for the 21st Century, London UK, 8/09/08. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-00413-1_11

APA

Garcia Wylie, C. M., & Coulton, P. (2008). Persuasive Mobile Health Applications. In D. Weerasinghe (Ed.), Electronic healthcare: First International Conference, eHealth 2008, London, UK, September 8-9, 2008. Revised Selected Papers (pp. 90-97). (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering; Vol. 1). Berlin: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-00413-1_11

Vancouver

Garcia Wylie CM, Coulton P. Persuasive Mobile Health Applications. In Weerasinghe D, editor, Electronic healthcare: First International Conference, eHealth 2008, London, UK, September 8-9, 2008. Revised Selected Papers. Berlin: Springer. 2008. p. 90-97. (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-00413-1_11

Author

Garcia Wylie, Carlos Miguel ; Coulton, Paul. / Persuasive Mobile Health Applications. Electronic healthcare: First International Conference, eHealth 2008, London, UK, September 8-9, 2008. Revised Selected Papers. editor / Dasun Weerasinghe. Berlin : Springer, 2008. pp. 90-97 (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering).

Bibtex

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