Projects

Self-management support provided by nurses to patients and informal caregivers confronted with advanced cancer.

Aims of this PhD project are:

  1. Exploration of:
    • Effects of eHealth for people confronted with cancer;
    • Self-management support needs of patients as well as informal caregivers confronted with advanced cancer;
    • Provision of self-management support by nurses to patients and informal caregivers confronted with advanced cancer, and;
    • Patients’, informal caregivers’ and nurses’ opinions about eHealth;
  2. Design of a self-management support intervention provided by nurses;
  3. Validation and initial testing of the designed self-management support intervention.