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Getting smart with smartphones: emergency medical information storage among adult emergency department patients

Weiyu Fang, Rachel Zordan and Stuart J Dilley
Med J Aust 2019; 211 (4): . || doi: 10.5694/mja2.50288
Published online: 19 August 2019

To the Editor: Patients presenting to an emergency department (ED) may be unable to communicate with treating clinicians. Immediate access to emergency medical information is essential to providing optimal care and avoiding harm.

  • Weiyu Fang1
  • Rachel Zordan2
  • Stuart J Dilley2

  • 1 University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC.
  • 2 St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne, VIC.

Correspondence: stuart.dilley@svha.org.au

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