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Examining Patient Preferences About the IBM Watson Oncology Clinical Decision Support System

2015-10-02 08:08:24 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to learn what cancer patients think about IBM Watson Oncology. IBM Watson Oncology is a computer program designed to help inform oncologists about the best chemotherapy choices for their patients. The investigators will conduct focus groups with cancer patients who have received chemotherapy treatment at MSK in order to understand cancer patients' thoughts about IBM Watson Oncology.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Breast Cancer

Intervention

Focus groups

Location

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York
New York
United States
10065

Status

Recruiting

Source

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-10-02T08:08:24-0400

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