Data for: With a smartphone in one’s pocket: A descriptive cross-sectional study on smartphone use, distraction and restriction policies in nursing students

Published: 21 August 2019| Version 2 | DOI: 10.17632/c8xdpmb9kb.2
Jagoba Zarandona,
Alaitz Yoldi Mitxelena,
Jesús Martín-Bezos,
Itziar Hoyos,
Susana Carinanos,
Estíbaliz Cristóbal-Domínguez


Design: Descriptive cross-sectional study Participants: 234 students from one School of Nursing in Spain completed the survey in 2017 Methods: A questionnaire was created based on various validated instruments for assessing students’ use of smartphones, distraction associated with this use and the development of policies on their use during clinical practice.