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International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 650238, 6 pages
Model Construction for the Intention to Use Telecare in Patients with Chronic Diseases
1Department of Health Business Administration, Hungkuang University, Taichung City 43302, Taiwan
2No. 1018, Sector 6, Taiwan Boulevard, Shalu District, Taichung City 43302, Taiwan
3Cheng Ching General Hospital, Taichung City 407, Taiwan
Received 7 November 2012; Revised 17 January 2013; Accepted 5 February 2013
Academic Editor: Y. L. Hsu
Copyright © 2013 Jui-Chen Huang and Yii-Ching Lee. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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