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dc.contributor.authorAngott, Andrea M-
dc.contributor.authorComerford, David A-
dc.contributor.authorUbel, Peter A-
dc.date.accessioned2014-02-21T00:46:18Z-
dc.date.issued2013-04-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/10326-
dc.description.abstractObjective: To test a video intervention as a way to improve predictions of mood and quality-of-life with an emotionally evocative medical condition. Such predictions are typically inaccurate, which can be consequential for decision making. Method: In Part 1, people presently or formerly living with ostomies predicted how watching a video depicting a person changing his ostomy pouch would affect mood and quality-of-life forecasts for life with an ostomy. In Part 2, participants from the general public read a description about life with an ostomy; half also watched a video depicting a person changing his ostomy pouch. Participants' quality-of-life and mood forecasts for life with an ostomy were assessed. Results: Contrary to our expectations, and the expectations of people presently or formerly living with ostomies, the video did not reduce mood or quality-of-life estimates, even among participants high in trait disgust sensitivity. Among low-disgust participants, watching the video increased quality-of-life predictions for ostomy. Conclusion: Video interventions may improve mood and quality-of-life forecasts for medical conditions, including those that may elicit disgust, such as ostomy. Practice implications: Video interventions focusing on patients' experience of illness continue to show promise as components of decision aids, even for emotionally charged health states such as ostomy.en_UK
dc.language.isoen-
dc.publisherElsevier for the American Academy on Communication in Healthcare (AACH) and the European Association for Communication in Healthcare (EACH)-
dc.relationAngott AM, Comerford DA & Ubel PA (2013) Imagining life with an ostomy: Does a video intervention improve quality-of-life predictions for a medical condition that may elicit disgust?, Patient Education and Counseling, 91 (1), pp. 113-119.-
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dc.subjectOstomyen_UK
dc.subjectVideoen_UK
dc.subjectQuality-of-lifeen_UK
dc.subjectJudgmenten_UK
dc.titleImagining life with an ostomy: Does a video intervention improve quality-of-life predictions for a medical condition that may elicit disgust?en_UK
dc.typeJournal Articleen_UK
dc.rights.embargodate2999-12-31T00:00:00Z-
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dc.identifier.doihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2012.10.015-
dc.citation.jtitlePatient Education and Counseling-
dc.citation.issn0738-3991-
dc.citation.volume91-
dc.citation.issue1-
dc.citation.spage113-
dc.citation.epage119-
dc.citation.publicationstatusPublished-
dc.citation.peerreviewedRefereed-
dc.type.statusPublisher version (final published refereed version)-
dc.author.emaildavid.comerford@stir.ac.uk-
dc.citation.date21/11/2012-
dc.contributor.affiliationDuke University-
dc.contributor.affiliationSocio-Management-
dc.contributor.affiliationDuke University-
dc.rights.embargoterms2999-12-31-
dc.rights.embargoliftdate2999-12-31-
dc.identifier.isi000316778600017-
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