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Table 4 The results of rating the type of applications content

From: Evaluation of HIV/AIDS-related mobile health applications content using an evidence-based content rating tool

Row Rating the content type of Google Play store apps Mean (SD) in 2018 Mean (SD) in 2021 Rating the content type of Cafe Bazaar apps Mean (SD) in 2018 Mean (SD) in 2021
1 Therapeutic information 3.0 (1.5) 4.38 (1.08) Identifying health and social service centers 2.63 (1.22) 2.69 (0.72)
2 Pharmaceutical information 2.92 (1.39) 4.16 (1.40) General information on disease 2.48 (0.87) 2.01 (0.52)
3 Information on conferences and events 2.89 (1.2) Lack of information Prevention information 2.28 (0.87) 1.97 (0.54)
4 Identifying health and social service centers 2.83 (1.29) 3.70 (1.45) Recent studies 2.18 (1.03) Lack of information
5 General information on disease 2.82 (1.35) 4.26 (1.32) Physical activity and fitness 2.13 (1.27) 1.60 (0.01)
6 Prevention information 2.68 (1.32) 4.03 (1.07) therapeutic information 2.09 (0.82) 1.90 (0.56)
7 Self-care and self-management 2.34 (1.26) 3.90 (1.22) Pharmaceutical information 2.07 (0.93) 1.92 (0.55))
8 Diagnostic aid testing 2.28 (1.57) 2.50 (0.71) Signs and symptoms 2.02 (0.83) 2.08 (0.54)
9 Abbreviations and dictionary 2.24 (1.48) 3.79 (1.58) Improving mood and emotion 2.0 (0.93) Lack of information
10 Signs and symptoms 2.21 (1.32) 3.98 (1.20) Self-care and self-management 1.93 (1.14) 1.93 (0.92)
11 Health tips 2.14 (1.21) 2.51 (1.27) Health tips 1.88 (0.78) 1.93 (0.49)
12 Recent studies 2.08 (1.30) 3.70 (1.85) Nutrition and diet 1.80 (1.25) 1.75 (0.35)
13 Improving mood and emotion 2.07 (1.13) 2.69 (1.27) Information on conferences and events 1.33 (0.47) Lack of information
14 Physical activity and fitness 1.42 (0.64) 4.05 (1.39) Management of alcohol and drug use Lack of information Lack of information
15 Nutrition and diet 1.40 (0.76) 3.78 (1.62) Abbreviations and dictionary Lack of information Lack of information
16 Management of alcohol and drug use 1.27 (0.62) Lack of information Diagnostic aid testing Lack of information Lack of information
  PEP and PrEP 2.90 (0.47) 3.90 (0.1) PEP and PrEP Lack of information 1.60 (0.01)