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

Submitted by paolo on Mon, 03/02/2015 - 13:30
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
PR
MA
Assigned as
Project/Projektarbeit
Contact
Paolo Federico, by appointment, federico [at] ifs.tuwien.ac.at
Area
Visual Analytics (VA)
Status
closed