Published on in Vol 9, No 3 (2020): March

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/16934, first published .
Effectiveness of Conversational Agents (Virtual Assistants) in Health Care: Protocol for a Systematic Review

Effectiveness of Conversational Agents (Virtual Assistants) in Health Care: Protocol for a Systematic Review

Effectiveness of Conversational Agents (Virtual Assistants) in Health Care: Protocol for a Systematic Review

Caroline de Cock 1*, BSc, MSc;  Madison Milne-Ives 1, BAS, MSc;  Michelle Helena van Velthoven 1, BSc, MSc, PhD;  Abrar Alturkistani 2, BSc, MPH;  Ching Lam 1, 3, MEng;  Edward Meinert 1, 2*, MA, MSc, MBA, MPA, PhD

1 Digitally Enabled Preventative Health Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford , GB

2 Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London , London , GB

3 Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, Oxford , GB

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Edward Meinert, MA, MSc, MBA, MPA, PhD
  • Digitally Enabled Preventative Health Research Group
  • Department of Paediatrics
  • University of Oxford
  • Headley Way, Headington
  • John Radcliffe Hospital
  • Oxford
  • GB
  • Phone: 44 7824446808
  • Email: e.meinert14@imperial.ac.uk