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Feature article: Smartphone apps raid doctor’s data

Tuesday, November 1, 2011
By Fran Molloy
Feature article: Smartphone apps raid doctor’s data

This feature article by Fran Molloy published on 31 October 2011 for the Australian medical newspaper Medical Observer, investigates claims that some smartphone apps that are promoted to doctors and health professionals can allow pharmaceutical companies to harvest doctors’ usage data for market research and to promote sponsored ‘health information.’ This article (full version... »