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How the sensitive topic cancer was addressed in the entertainment television series “Club der roten Bänder” [Red Band Society]” is the focus of this project.
Grimm, M.; Wahl, S. (2014): Transparent und evident? Qualitätskriterien in der Gesundheitsberichterstattung und die Problematik ihrer Anwendung am Beispiel von Krebs [Transparent and Evidence-Based? Quality Criteria in Health Reporting and the Challenge of Their Application Using the Example of...
Grimm, M.; Wahl, S. (2014): Transparent und evident? Qualitätskriterien in der Gesundheitsberichterstattung und die Problematik ihrer Anwendung am Beispiel von Krebs [Transparent and Evidence-Based? Quality Criteria in Health-Related Media Coverage and the Challenge of Their Application Using t...
Grimm, M.; Wahl, S. (2014): Qualität aus Patientensicht: Aspekte zur Bewertung der Medienberichterstattung über Komplementär- und Alternativmedizin in der Onkologie [Quality from a Patients' Perspective: Aspects of Evaluating Media Coverage on Complementary and Alternative Medicin...
Wahl, S.; Grimm, M. (2016): How to Find an Alternative: A Typology of Cancer Patients’ Information Behavior with Regard to Complementary and Alternative Medicine. In: International Journal fo Communication and Health, (10), http://communicationandhealth.ro/upload/number10/STEFANIE-WAHL.pdf
Cancer patients frequently use media to search for information on Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM). Media coverage may influence their perception and decision making. Against the background of the framing concept, we analyze the portrayal of CAM in magazines that specifically address can...
„Right Information, Right Time: The Information Behavior of Cancer Patients in the Course of Disease“, lecture by M. Grimm and S. Wahl at the ICA annual meeting on 27 May 2017 in San Diego, CA, USA.
"Audiovisual Narratives on Illness, Medicine, and Healing: Media Images and Stories on Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the Context of Cancer", lecture by M. Grimm at the ICA Young Scholars Preconference on the topic "The Visual Expression of Voice" on 24 May 2018 in Pra...
"Visual narratives on Illness, Healing, and Health: An Exploratory Study of Images in the Print Coverage of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the Context of Cancer", lecture by M. Grimm at the 68th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association on 28 May 2018 in P...
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