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Narrative Medicine, digital technologies and the personalisation of treatment for elderly patients
Journal Title: RICERCHE DI PSICOLOGIA  
Author/s: Cristina Cenci 
Year:  2018 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  12 Pg. 161-172 FullText PDF:  184 KB
DOI:  10.3280/RIP2018-001012
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The digital revolution, the precision medicine and the rise of the so-called "new over 75 patients" require us to reconsider and integrate the EBM paradigm. The key word of this transformation is the personalization of the illness and cure path. Narrative medicine can speed this process by providing both the theory frameworks and the methodologies for an integration of biomedical and biographical aspects, of typologies and individuals, of guidelines and clinical intuition. The digital technologies can facilitate and leverage the use of narrative medicine in clinical practice and the integration of quantitative and narrative data.
Keywords: Narrative medicine, digital health, elderly patient, personalisation.

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Cristina Cenci, Narrative Medicine, digital technologies and the personalisation of treatment for elderly patients in "RICERCHE DI PSICOLOGIA " 1/2018, pp. 161-172, DOI:10.3280/RIP2018-001012

   

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