Rural Breast Cancer Patients and Survivor�s Perspectives using Online Health Resources
Rural Breast Cancer Patients and Survivor’s Perspectives using Online Health Resources
Breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women, with over 2.5 million breast cancer survivors in the United States. These patients, survivors and their loved ones use the Internet to find information about breast cancer, search for treatment options and connect with support groups. For women in medically underserved areas, especially rural areas, the Internet could be one of their only sources of information.