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International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications
Volume 2014, Article ID 415868, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/415868
Research Article

Feasibility and Acceptability of Utilizing a Smartphone Based Application to Monitor Outpatient Discharge Instruction Compliance in Cardiac Disease Patients around Discharge from Hospitalization

1Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, VC3-365 Center for Chest Disease NYPH-CUMC, 622 W. 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
2Department of Biobehavioral Sciences, Teachers College, Columbia University, 522 W. 120th Street, New York, NY 10027, USA
3Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 W. 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
4Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 E. 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
5Center for Chest Disease, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 622 W. 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA

Received 15 August 2014; Revised 10 November 2014; Accepted 24 November 2014; Published 11 December 2014

Academic Editor: Manolis Tsiknakis

Copyright © 2014 Aimee M. Layton et al. 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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