Project Overview +

This pilot project explores the use of video summaries to provide colon cancer patients with a resource when starting chemotherapy treatment. The videos are recorded by the MD directly following the visit, and posted to a secure website, where patients may review them at will.

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Aims +

Aim 1: Explore the feasibility of producing visit summary videos.

Aim 2: Analyze patient use of the videos.

Participants +

Patients newly diagnosed with colon cancer (n=20) who are beginning chemotherapy at the UM Cancer Center.

Intervention +

This pilot project explores the use of video summaries to provide colon cancer patients with a resource when starting chemotherapy treatment. The videos are recorded by the MD directly following the visit, and posted to a secure website, where patients may review them at will. Patients receive emails or text messages to remind them to view their videos and complete an online satisfaction survey.

MiVideo-Video Visit Summary for Cancer Patients

12/01/2012 - 11/30/2014

Sponsor(s)

Fostering Innovation Grants

Principal Investigator:

John C. Krauss, MD