Table 2 : Summary statistics of smartphone app related variables.


Variable Total (N=40) ED (N=19) Internet (N =21) P-value

Frequency of mobile phone use

Infrequently 12 (30.0%) 6 (31.6%) 6 (28.6%) 0.70a
Frequently 28 (70.0%) 13 (68.4%) 15 (71.4%) --

Comfort with an STI (HPV) mobile application on mobile phone

Not comfortable 10 (25.0%) 4 (21.1%) 6 (28.6%) 0.40b
Partially comfortable 12 (30.0%) 5 (26.3%) 7 (33.3%) --
Comfortable 18 (45.0%) 10 (52.6%) 8 (38.1%) --

a=Fishers exact test; b=t test.

Hill et al.Emergency Medicine and Health Care  2014 2:2DOI : 10.7243/2052-6229-2-2