Graphical Representation of Life Paths to Better Convey Results of Decision Models to Patients

Problem: 
The inclusion of patients' perspectives in clinical practice has become an important matter for health professionals, in view of the increasing attention to patient-centered care. In this regard, this project focuses on a method for developing a visual aid that supports the physician in the process of informing patients about a critical decisional problem.
 
Aim: 

The candidate will design and implement an interactive visualization prototype based on the approach described in this paper: 

S. Rubrichi et al., Graphical Representation of Life Paths to Better Convey Results of Decision Models to Patients , Med. Decis. Making, January 2015. 

Topics: 
medical informatics, information visualization, visual analytics
Scope: 
BA
Scope: 
PR
Scope: 
MA
Assigned as: 
Project/Projektarbeit
Contact: 
Paolo Federico, by appointment, federico [at] ifs.tuwien.ac.at
Area: 
Visual Analytics (VA)
Status: 
closed