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Phase 1 pilot study of e-mail support for people with long term conditions using the Internet.

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BACKGROUND: Use of the Internet for people with Long Term Conditions (LTCs) can have a positive effect on knowledge, social support, behavioural and clinical outcomes, yet there is concern that a 'digital divide' prevents some patients from benefitting. While some patients do not have access to the Internet, others that do may still lack expertise or the confidence to make full use of it. The aim of this pilot study was to develop an intervention and test methods for a definitive randomised ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/1472-6947-11-20

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
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Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central Ltd. Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC medical informatics and decision making Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
1
Pages:
20
Publication date:
2011-04-05
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1472-6947
ISSN:
1472-6947
URN:
uuid:788226a0-7e5a-433c-9559-11dd32a0dceb
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470845
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pubs:470845

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