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Digital health in rare diseases

Guest edited by Jannik Schaaf and Michele Zoch

Digital health economics

Guest edited by Carlo Federici and Páll Jónsson

Digital health supporting caregivers

Guest edited by Kerstin Denecke, Elia Gabarron and Octavio Rivera

How robotics is transforming healthcare

Guest edited by Olivier Lambercy and Mohammad Habibur Rahman

Aims and scope

BMC Digital Health considers research on all aspects of the development and implementation of digital technology in both medicine and public health, such as mobile health applications, virtual healthcare and wearable technology, as well as the role of social media and other communications technology in digital health.

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New Content ItemWhy AI-nursing-care projects succeed – or don‘t. New blog post on the challenges around complex AI-nursing projects and the barriers to them succeeding.

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Speed 2023
Submission to first editorial decision (median days): 11
Submission to acceptance (median days): 126

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