ERIC Number: EJ620090
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Mass Media Sources for Breast Cancer Information: Their Advantages and Disadvantages for Women with the Disease.
Rees, Charlotte E.; Bath, Peter A.
Journal of Documentation, v56 n3 p235-49 May 2000
This 1997 study explored in depth the views and experiences of women with breast cancer concerning disease-related mass media information. Results of focus group discussions indicate advantages and disadvantages of mass media information, and its impact upon individuals may depend on their disease status. Suggests implications for mass media editors. The discussion guide: an abridged version is appended. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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