Effects of eHealth for patients and informal caregivers confronted with cancer: A meta-review

@article{Slev2016EffectsOE,
  title={Effects of eHealth for patients and informal caregivers confronted with cancer: A meta-review},
  author={Vina N. Slev and Patriek Mistiaen and H. Roeline W. Pasman and Irma Verdonck-de Leeuw and Cornelia F. van Uden-Kraan and Anneke L. Francke},
  journal={International journal of medical informatics},
  year={2016},
  volume={87},
  pages={
          54-67
        }
}
BACKGROUND eHealth can be defined as information provision about illness or health care and/or support for patients and/or informal caregivers, using the computer or related technologies. eHealth interventions are increasingly being used in cancer care, e.g. to support patients and informal caregivers in managing symptoms and problems in daily life. OBJECTIVES To synthesize evidence from systematic reviews on the effects of eHealth for cancer patients or their informal caregivers. MATERIALS… CONTINUE READING

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