Clinical unity and community empowerment: the use of smartphone technology to empower community management of chronic venous ulcers through the support of a tertiary unit.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/323326
Title:
Clinical unity and community empowerment: the use of smartphone technology to empower community management of chronic venous ulcers through the support of a tertiary unit.
Authors:
Quinn, Edel Marie; Corrigan, Mark A; O'Mullane, John; Murphy, David; Lehane, Elaine A; Leahy-Warren, Patricia; Coffey, Alice; McCluskey, Patricia; Redmond, Henry Paul; Fulton, Greg J
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland.
Citation:
Clinical unity and community empowerment: the use of smartphone technology to empower community management of chronic venous ulcers through the support of a tertiary unit. 2013, 8 (11):e78786 PLoS ONE
Journal:
PloS one
Issue Date:
2013
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/323326
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0078786
PubMed ID:
24265716
Abstract:
Chronic ulcers affect roughly 60,000 Irish people, at a total cost of €600,000,000, or €10,000 per patient annually. By virtue of their chronicity, these ulcers also contribute a significant burden to tertiary outpatient vascular clinics.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1932-6203

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dc.contributor.authorQuinn, Edel Marieen_GB
dc.contributor.authorCorrigan, Mark Aen_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Mullane, Johnen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMurphy, Daviden_GB
dc.contributor.authorLehane, Elaine Aen_GB
dc.contributor.authorLeahy-Warren, Patriciaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorCoffey, Aliceen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMcCluskey, Patriciaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorRedmond, Henry Paulen_GB
dc.contributor.authorFulton, Greg Jen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-07-17T11:17:58Z-
dc.date.available2014-07-17T11:17:58Z-
dc.date.issued2013-
dc.identifier.citationClinical unity and community empowerment: the use of smartphone technology to empower community management of chronic venous ulcers through the support of a tertiary unit. 2013, 8 (11):e78786 PLoS ONEen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1932-6203-
dc.identifier.pmid24265716-
dc.identifier.doi10.1371/journal.pone.0078786-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/323326-
dc.description.abstractChronic ulcers affect roughly 60,000 Irish people, at a total cost of €600,000,000, or €10,000 per patient annually. By virtue of their chronicity, these ulcers also contribute a significant burden to tertiary outpatient vascular clinics.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to PloS oneen_GB
dc.titleClinical unity and community empowerment: the use of smartphone technology to empower community management of chronic venous ulcers through the support of a tertiary unit.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalPloS oneen_GB
dc.description.fundingOtheren
dc.description.provinceMunsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen

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