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Table 2 Patient education activities based on patients' needs (a)

From: Making patient centered care a reality: a survey of patient educational programs in Italian Cancer Research and Care Institutes

  Type of Patient Education activities     
  Classes PE handout CIS (Cancer Information Service) Continuing learning Wellness classes Caregiver support Groups of mutual support
Yes 8 (80 %) 7 (70 %) 6 (86 %) 4 (45 %) 6 (66 %) 6 (75 %) 4 (50 %)
No 2 (20 %) 3 (30 %) 1 (14 %) 5 (55 %) 3 (34 %) 2 (25 %) 4 (50 %)
  1. athe total of each column/type of PE activity, is different according to the presence or absence of the activity in the institute, corresponding to the ICPEG institute which answered yes in the Table 1