Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director
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Study shows patients like remote monitoring via mobile app for follow-

Posted by @DanHinmon, Mar 23, 2017

Access to a mobile app that allowed ambulatory breast reconstruction patients to submit photos and report information to physicians resulted in fewer post-surgery follow-up appointments, according to a study published by JAMA Surgery.

Out of 32 women in the study who had access to the app, 30 (97%) agreed or strongly agreed that their follow-up care was convenient. Meanwhile, only 16 of 33 (48%) women without access to the app agreed or strongly agreed that their follow-up care was convenient.

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