Opportunities for engaging low-income, vulnerable populations in health care: a systematic review of homeless persons' access to and use of information technologies.

@article{McInnes2013OpportunitiesFE,
  title={Opportunities for engaging low-income, vulnerable populations in health care: a systematic review of homeless persons' access to and use of information technologies.},
  author={D. Keith McInnes and Alice M Li and Timothy P. Hogan},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2013},
  volume={103 Suppl 2},
  pages={e11-24}
}
We systematically reviewed the health and social science literature on access to and use of information technologies by homeless persons by searching 5 bibliographic databases. Articles were included if they were in English, represented original research, appeared in peer-reviewed publications, and addressed our research questions. Sixteen articles met our inclusion criteria. We found that mobile phone ownership ranged from 44% to 62%; computer ownership, from 24% to 40%; computer access and… CONTINUE READING
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