Patient adherence to skin self-examination: Effect of nurse intervention with photographs Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adult Children
  • Communication
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Health Education
  • Melanoma
  • Neoplasms, Radiation-Induced
  • Professional-Family Relations
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • The results suggest that a brief nurse-delivered intervention is effective at increasing patient adherence with SSE. Utilizing digital photographs as an adjunct to screening appeared to increase patient adherence to performing SSE.

publication date

  • February 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.amepre.2003.10.006

PubMed ID

  • 14751328

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 152

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 26

number

  • 2