How supportive is the regulatory framework for mobile health applications?

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Mobile health (mHealth) is having a significant impact globally on the delivery of care but most regulators around the world are still uncertain how to address this phenomenon. While regulatory bodies in the United States (US) and the European Union (EU) are beginning to increase scrutiny over mHealth, over 150 countries have yet to develop regulatory frameworks or guidance.

In this issue, we explore current mHealth regulations and how stakeholders can navigate the changing regulatory landscape.