Factors related to use of the Internet as a source of health information by urological cancer patients

@article{ValeroAguilera2012FactorsRT,
  title={Factors related to use of the Internet as a source of health information by urological cancer patients},
  author={Beatriz Valero-Aguilera and Clara Berm{\'u}dez-Tamayo and Jose Garc{\'i}a-Guti{\'e}rrez and Jaime Jim{\'e}nez-Pernett and Fernando V{\'a}zquez-Alonso and Armando Su{\'a}rez-Charneco and Rosario Guerrero-Tejada and Jos{\'e} Manuel C{\'o}zar-Olmo},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2012},
  volume={20},
  pages={3087-3094}
}
The aims of this study were to describe the profile of urological cancer patients who look for health information on the Internet and to analyse the factors related to use of the Internet as a source of health information. A cross-sectional descriptive study using individual, semi-structured, questionnaire-based interviews was carried out in oncology clinics in a hospital in Granada (Spain) in a sample group of 169 patients with prostate, bladder and kidney cancer. The dependent variable was… CONTINUE READING
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