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How Patient Involvement Can Contribute to the Development of Information Materials About Malignant Melanoma for Healthy Older Men
Länssjukhuset Ryhov, Region Jönköpings län.
Göteborgs universitet.ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9623-5813
Länssjukhuset Ryhov, Region Jönköpings län.
Göteborgs universitet.
2016 (English)In: Home Health Care Management & Practice, ISSN 1084-8223, E-ISSN 1552-6739, Vol. 28, no 1, p. 9-17Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The incidence for malignant melanoma (MM) in older men is 3 to 4 times higher than the rest of the population. Patient information about MM could be a way to reach men. The aim of the study was to design and develop a pamphlet in collaboration with older men. The study was conducted in two steps. In the first step, 73 men were interviewed; in the second step, the pamphlets were sent out to 306 men. All men were recruited in connection with an aorta screening. Men wanted concisely written information with illustrations and 85% of the men reported that they have read the pamphlet. The study demonstrates a cost-effective method to reach out with information to older men.

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2016. Vol. 28, no 1, p. 9-17
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communication, content analysis, malignant melanoma, patient participation, patient safety, prevention
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URN: urn:nbn:se:esh:diva-7434DOI: 10.1177/1084822315593075OAI: oai:DiVA.org:esh-7434DiVA, id: diva2:1305509
Available from: 2019-04-17 Created: 2019-04-17 Last updated: 2019-04-17Bibliographically approved

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