Mobile device and app use in paediatric emergency care: a survey of departmental practice in the UK and Ireland

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Jahn, Haiko Kurt, Jahn, Ingo H, Roland, Damian, Lyttle, Mark D, Behringer, Wilhelm and Paediatric Emergency Research in the United Kingdom. 2019. "Mobile device and app use in paediatric emergency care: a survey of departmental practice in the UK and Ireland." Archives of Disease in Childhood. 104 (12), pp. 1203-1207. https://doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2019-316872
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Mobile device and app use in paediatric emergency care: a survey of departmental practice in the UK and Ireland

ERA Journal ID15716
Article CategoryArticle
AuthorsJahn, Haiko Kurt, Jahn, Ingo H, Roland, Damian, Lyttle, Mark D, Behringer, Wilhelm and Paediatric Emergency Research in the United Kingdom
Journal TitleArchives of Disease in Childhood
Journal Citation104 (12), pp. 1203-1207
YearDec 2019
PublisherBMJ
Place of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ISSN0003-9888
1468-2044
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1136/archdischild-2019-316872
Web Address (URL)https://adc.bmj.com/content/104/12/1203
Abstract

Introduction: Mobile devices and medical apps are used by healthcare professionals in adult and paediatric emergency departments worldwide. Recently, there has been a drive toward increased digitalisation especially in the UK. This point prevalence survey aims to describe hardware and software provision and their use in paediatric emergency care in the UK and Ireland.

Methods: A web-based self-report questionnaire of member sites of an international paediatric emergency research collaborative was performed. A lead site investigator completed the survey on behalf of each site.

Results: Of the 54 sites, 46 (85%) responded. At 10 (21.7%) sites, the use of a personal mobile device at the bedside was not allowed; however, this was only enforced at 4 (8.7%) of these sites. Apple iOS devices accounted for the majority (70%) of institutional mobile devices. Most sites provided between 1 and 5 medical apps on the institutional mobile device. The British National Formulary (BNF/BNFc) app was the app which was most frequently provided and recommended. No site reported any harm from medical app use.

Conclusion: The breadth of app use was relatively low. There was variability in trust guidance on app use and challenges in accessibility of Wi-Fi and devices.

KeywordsMobile device; app ; paediatric emergency care
ANZSRC Field of Research 20204203. Health services and systems
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Byline AffiliationsRoyal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children, United Kindom
Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
University of Queensland
University of Leicester, United Kingdom
Royal Infirmary, Paediatric Emergency Medicine Leicester Academic (PEMLA) Group, United Kingdom
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, United Kingdom
University of the West of England, United Kingdom
Paediatric Emergency Research in the United Kingdom and Ireland (PERUKI)
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