DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL TECHNOLOGY-BASED SOLUTIONS THAT WILL ASSIST CLINICIANS IN ACCOMPLISHING KEY FUNCTIONS OF PATIENT-CENTERED COMMUNICATION IN CANCER CARE.

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$749,985.00
Award Year:
2011
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
N44CO110107
Award Id:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
N44CO110107
Solicitation Year:
2011
Solicitation Topic Code:
NCI
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
1110 LAKE COOK RD STE 167, BUFFALO GROVE, IL, 60089-1998
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
Y
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
141256797
Principal Investigator:
DERSHUNG YANG
(847) 419-9288
DERSHUNG.YANG@BRIGHTOUTCOME.COM
Business Contact:
DERSHUNG YANG
(847) 419-9288
DERSHUNG.YANG@BRIGHTOUTCOME.COM
Research Institution:
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Abstract
In 2010, 207,090 new cases of breast cancer and 81,450 new cases of gynecologic cancer will be diagnosed in the United States. From diagnosis onward, communication is essential to high-quality health care. Specifically, research has linked patient-centeredcommunication to higher overall rates of satisfaction and a better quality of life. Thus, improving effective communication could improve the lives of cancer patients. To this end, this project expands the work completed in Phase I through the following aims:

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