Online Social Support Received by Patients With Cancer
Sources: CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing
Topics: Communication, Emerging Therapies, Internet, Intervention, Self-Management, Social Media, Stress
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Published: Mar 2014
ANCC 2.8 CH
Purpose of Activity:To familiarize the nurse with a study designed to describe the social support that patients with cancer receive from the Internet and its meaning for them.
Learning Objectives:After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:
- Identify the use of the Internet by patients with cancer as the basis for this study.
- Examine the methodology and results of the study.
The authors and planners have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise.