The agency of patients and carers in medical care and self-care technologies for interacting with doctors

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The agency of patients and carers in medical care and self-care technologies for interacting with doctors. / Nunes, Francisco; Andersen, Tariq; Fitzpatrick, Geraldine.

I: Health Informatics Journal, Bind 25, Nr. 2, 06.2019, s. 330-349.

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskriftTidsskriftartikelForskningfagfællebedømt

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Nunes, F, Andersen, T & Fitzpatrick, G 2019, 'The agency of patients and carers in medical care and self-care technologies for interacting with doctors', Health Informatics Journal, bind 25, nr. 2, s. 330-349. https://doi.org/10.1177/1460458217712054

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Nunes, F., Andersen, T., & Fitzpatrick, G. (2019). The agency of patients and carers in medical care and self-care technologies for interacting with doctors. Health Informatics Journal, 25(2), 330-349. https://doi.org/10.1177/1460458217712054

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Nunes F, Andersen T, Fitzpatrick G. The agency of patients and carers in medical care and self-care technologies for interacting with doctors. Health Informatics Journal. 2019 jun;25(2):330-349. https://doi.org/10.1177/1460458217712054

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Nunes, Francisco ; Andersen, Tariq ; Fitzpatrick, Geraldine. / The agency of patients and carers in medical care and self-care technologies for interacting with doctors. I: Health Informatics Journal. 2019 ; Bind 25, Nr. 2. s. 330-349.

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