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Is your phone bugged? The incidence of bacteria known to cause nosocomial infection on healthcare workers' mobile phones

      More than half the British population owns a mobile phone, and increasing technological applications have led to increased use of these devices to provide better communication between healthcare workers (HCWs) and patients. Innovations in mobile communication have led to better patient control of diabetes
      • Ferrer-Roca O.
      • Cardenas A.
      • Diaz-Cardama A.
      • et al.
      Mobile phone text messaging in the management of diabetes.
      and asthma,
      • Neville R.
      • Greene A.
      • McLeod J.
      • et al.
      Mobile phone text messaging can help young people manage asthma.
      and increased uptake of vaccinations by travellers reminded by SMS (short message service).
      • Vilella A.
      • Bayas J.M.
      • Diaz M.T.
      • et al.
      The role of mobile phones in improving vaccination rates in travellers.
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