ERIC Number: EJ380349
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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A Literature Review on the Efficacy of Video in Patient Education.
Gagliano, Martha E.
Journal of Medical Education, v63 n10 p785-92 Oct 1988
A review of 25 studies of the use of videotapes in patient education found that while the technique increases patient short-term knowledge, it is no better than traditional methods in increasing long-term knowledge or promoting compliance with medical regimens. Its strength appears to be in role-modeling. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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