Intervention Protocol

Interventions for improving understanding and minimising the psychological impact of screening

  1. Jenny Doust1,*,
  2. Patricia Mannes2,
  3. Hilda Bastian3,
  4. Adrian GK Edwards4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Consumers and Communication Group

Published Online: 17 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001212.pub2


How to Cite

Doust J, Mannes P, Bastian H, Edwards AGK. Interventions for improving understanding and minimising the psychological impact of screening (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD001212. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001212.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bond University, Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    NSW Department of Health, c/- Public Health Training and Development Branch, North Sydney, NSW, Australia

  3. 3

    Institut für Qualität und Wirtschaftlichkeit im Gesundheitswesen, Cologne, Germany

  4. 4

    Cardiff University, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff, Wales, UK

*Jenny Doust, Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Bond University, Gold Coast, Queensland, 4229, Australia. jdoust@bond.edu.au.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 17 OCT 2007

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

The objective of this review is to identify, and assess the effects of, interventions that seek to improve people's understanding of screening and the results of the screening process, or aim to minimise the anxiety or distress associated with screening.