Use of information sources by cancer patients: results of a systematic review of the research literature

@article{Ankem2006UseOI,
  title={Use of information sources by cancer patients: results of a systematic review of the research literature},
  author={Kalyani Ankem},
  journal={Inf. Res.},
  year={2006},
  volume={11}
}
Objectives. Existing findings on cancer patients' use of information sources were synthesized to 1) rank the most and least used information sources and the most helpful information sources and to 2) find the impact of patient demographics and situations on use of information sources. Methods. To synthesize results found across studies, a systematic review was conducted. Medline and CINAHL were searched to retrieve literature on cancer patients' information source use. The retrieved articles… CONTINUE READING