A Multimedia Interactive Education System for Prostate Cancer Patients: Development and Preliminary Evaluation

@inproceedings{Diefenbach2004AMI,
  title={A Multimedia Interactive Education System for Prostate Cancer Patients: Development and Preliminary Evaluation},
  author={Michael A. Diefenbach and Brian P. Butz and Gary J Kreps and E. Everett Anderson and Janet Reis},
  booktitle={Journal of medical Internet research},
  year={2004}
}
BACKGROUND A cancer diagnosis is highly distressing. Yet, to make informed treatment choices patients have to learn complicated disease and treatment information that is often fraught with medical and statistical terminology. Thus, patients need accurate and easy-to-understand information. OBJECTIVE To introduce the development and preliminary evaluation through focus groups of a novel highly-interactive multimedia-education software program for patients diagnosed with localized prostate… CONTINUE READING

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Jan 14] Abbreviations PIES: prostate interactive education system VISIT: virtual information specialist and interactive tutor Edited by G

  • G Kreps, EE Anderson, J Reis
  • National Cancer Institute. Usability.gov. URL…
  • 2004

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