Table 20

Results of studies on CHI applications impacting clinical outcomes in breast cancer (N=3)

Target conditionNAuthor, yearInterventionsPrimary outcomes measuredEffect of CHI Application*
Breast Cancer3Gustafson, 200113CHESSSocial/family well being (quality of life)0
Emotional well-being (quality of life)0
Functional well-being (quality of life)0
Breast cancer concerns (quality of life)0
Gustafson, 200814CHESSQuality of life0
Maslin, 1998129IVD shared decision programmeAnxiety and depression+
Physical functioning+
*

(+) positive impact of the CHI application on outcome; (−) negative impact of the CHI application on outcome; (0) no impact or not a significant of the CHI application on outcome

significant impact of CHI was seen in this outcome CHESS= Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System; IVD= interactive video disc system

(+) positive impact of the CHI application on outcome; (−) negative impact of the CHI application on outcome; (0) no impact or not a significant of the CHI application on outcome

significant impact of CHI was seen in this outcome CHESS= Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System; IVD= interactive video disc system

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