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Criteria and ingredients for successful patient information

Wright, Patricia 2003. Criteria and ingredients for successful patient information. Journal of Audiovisual Media in Medicine 26 (1) , pp. 6-10. 10.1080/0140511031000091211

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Three criteria are considered for designing patient information both printed and displayed on computer screens: readability, usability, likeability. These criteria relate to the ingredients necessary to support people using patient information, as they seek to find the answers to questions, understand the intended message, and interpret that understanding in relation to their own circumstances. Achieving successful designs for patient information may be costly but communication failures could have even higher costs.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Psychology
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISSN: 1465-3494
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 01:50

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