A1 Journal article – refereed
Development of an inter-professional screening instrument for cancer patients’ education process.




List of Authors: Vaartio-Rajalin H, Huumonen T, Iire L, Jekunen A, Leino-Kilpi H, Minn H, Paloniemi J, Zabalegui A
Publication year: 2016
Journal: Applied Nursing Research
Volume number: 29
Number of pages: 6
ISSN: 0897-1897

Abstract


Aim



The aim of this paper is to describe the development of an inter-professional screening instrument for cancer patients' cognitive resources, knowledge expectations and inter-professional collaboration within patient education.



Design and methods



Four empirical datasets during 2012-2014 were analyzed in order to identify main categories, subcategories and items for inter-professional screening instrument.



Findings



Our inter-professional screening instrument integrates the critical moments of cancer patient education and the knowledge expectation types obtained from patient datasets to assessment of patients' cognitive resources, knowledge expectations and comprehension; and intra; and inter-professional.


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