Figure 3. Symptom Monitoring Summary Report.
the system, and patients and physicians rate the utility and understandability of the report.
Similar symptom monitoring could be applied to cancer survivor medical follow-up appointments, since computer adaptive tests are scored in real-time and results could be presented in graphic and/or written reports immediately to the physician and patient, enabling a focused discussion status and options.232,276 Patients have reported these discussions improve communication with providers213,256 and may encourage better care.277 This represents another area where improved surveillance may impact quality of care during survivorship and needs to be systematically investigated.
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