multimedia

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Summary: Materials, frequently computer applications, that combine some or all of text, sound, graphics, animation, and video into integrated packages. (Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors, 1994)

Top Publications

  1. Bray J, Johnson R, Trobbiani K, Mosley I, Lalor E, Cadilhac D. Australian public's awareness of stroke warning signs improves after national multimedia campaigns. Stroke. 2013;44:3540-3 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to examine the reach and impact of the National Stroke Foundation (NSF) multimedia stroke warning sign campaigns across Australia...
  2. Wang L, Chiou C. Effectiveness of interactive multimedia CD on self-care and powerlessness in hemodialysis patients. J Nurs Res. 2011;19:102-11 pubmed publisher
    ..knowledge, self-care behavior, and powerlessness and, second, assess the effectiveness of an interactive multimedia CD educational intervention...
  3. Welke T, LeBlanc V, Savoldelli G, Joo H, Chandra D, Crabtree N, et al. Personalized oral debriefing versus standardized multimedia instruction after patient crisis simulation. Anesth Analg. 2009;109:183-9 pubmed publisher
    Simulation experience alone without debriefing is insufficient for learning. Standardized multimedia instruction has been shown to be useful in teaching surgical skills but has not been evaluated for use as an adjunct in crisis management ..
  4. Finkelstein J, Lapshin O, Cha E. Feasibility of promoting smoking cessation among methadone users using multimedia computer-assisted education. J Med Internet Res. 2008;10:e33 pubmed publisher
    ..Computer-assisted education using tablet PCs was feasible, well-accepted, and an effective means of providing hazards of smoking education among methadone users. ..
  5. Delasobera B, Goodwin T, Strehlow M, Gilbert G, D Souza P, Alok A, et al. Evaluating the efficacy of simulators and multimedia for refreshing ACLS skills in India. Resuscitation. 2010;81:217-23 pubmed publisher
    Data on the efficacy of the simulation and multimedia teaching modalities is limited, particularly in developing nations. This study evaluates the effectiveness of simulator and multimedia educational tools in India...
  6. Ko L, Reuland D, Jolles M, Clay R, Pignone M. Cultural and linguistic adaptation of a multimedia colorectal cancer screening decision aid for Spanish-speaking Latinos. J Health Commun. 2014;19:192-209 pubmed publisher
    ..a formative research process used in creating a Spanish-language version of an evidence-based (English language) multimedia colorectal cancer screening decision aid...
  7. Remien R, Mellins C, Robbins R, Kelsey R, Rowe J, Warne P, et al. Masivukeni: development of a multimedia based antiretroviral therapy adherence intervention for counselors and patients in South Africa. AIDS Behav. 2013;17:1979-91 pubmed publisher
    ..Masivukeni ("Let's Wake Up" in Xhosa) is an innovative multimedia-based intervention designed to help people living with HIV in resource-limited settings achieve and maintain ..
  8. Rose R, Buckey J, Zbozinek T, Motivala S, Glenn D, Cartreine J, et al. A randomized controlled trial of a self-guided, multimedia, stress management and resilience training program. Behav Res Ther. 2013;51:106-12 pubmed publisher
    ..on its efficacy with stressed but healthy individuals, and there are no prior studies employing a self-guided, multimedia intervention...
  9. Börve A, Holst A, Gente Lidholm A, Molina Martinez R, Paoli J. Use of the mobile phone multimedia messaging service for teledermatology. J Telemed Telecare. 2012;18:292-6 pubmed publisher
    We examined the feasibility of using mobile phone Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) to send teledermatology referrals from a general practitioner to a dermatologist...

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  1. Khan M, Epperson M, Gilbert L, Goddard D, Hunt T, Sarfo B, et al. The promise of multimedia technology for STI/HIV prevention: frameworks for understanding improved facilitator delivery and participant learning. AIDS Behav. 2012;16:1949-60 pubmed
    There is increasing excitement about multimedia sexually transmitted infection (STI) and HIV prevention interventions, yet there has been limited discussion of how use of multimedia technology may improve STI/HIV prevention efforts...
  2. Costa D, Guedes L. A survey on multimedia-based cross-layer optimization in visual sensor networks. Sensors (Basel). 2011;11:5439-68 pubmed publisher
    ..In such context, multimedia coding is required for data compression and error-resilience, also ensuring energy preservation over the path(s) ..
  3. Yang Y, Nie F, Xu D, Luo J, Zhuang Y, Pan Y. A multimedia retrieval framework based on semi-supervised ranking and relevance feedback. IEEE Trans Pattern Anal Mach Intell. 2012;34:723-42 pubmed publisher
    We present a new framework for multimedia content analysis and retrieval which consists of two independent algorithms...
  4. Elkaim M, Rogier A, Langlois J, Thevenin Lemoine C, Abelin Genevois K, Vialle R. Teleconsultation using multimedia messaging service for management plan in pediatric orthopaedics: a pilot study. J Pediatr Orthop. 2010;30:296-300 pubmed publisher
    ..Relevant x-rays were photographed and transferred using Multimedia Messaging Service to the orthopaedic surgeon at our department...
  5. Makoul G, Cameron K, Baker D, Francis L, Scholtens D, Wolf M. A multimedia patient education program on colorectal cancer screening increases knowledge and willingness to consider screening among Hispanic/Latino patients. Patient Educ Couns. 2009;76:220-6 pubmed publisher
    To test a multimedia patient education program on colorectal cancer (CRC) screening that was designed specifically for the Hispanic/Latino community, and developed with input from community members...
  6. Wilhelm D, Gillen S, Wirnhier H, Kranzfelder M, Schneider A, Schmidt A, et al. Extended preoperative patient education using a multimedia DVD-impact on patients receiving a laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a randomised controlled trial. Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2009;394:227-33 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Multimedia productions can therefore be utilised as supporting tool...
  7. Mayer R. Applying the science of learning: evidence-based principles for the design of multimedia instruction. Am Psychol. 2008;63:760-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The author provides an overview of how the design of multimedia instruction can be informed by the science of learning and the science of instruction, which yields 10 ..
  8. Yokaichiya D, Galembeck E, Torres B, da Silva J, de Araujo D. Insulin and leptin relations in obesity: a multimedia approach. Adv Physiol Educ. 2008;32:231-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The students' and TAs' satisfaction was very evident and encouraged us to move forward with the software development and to improve the use of this kind of educational tool in biochemistry classes. ..
  9. Ertl L, Christ F. Significant improvement of the quality of bystander first aid using an expert system with a mobile multimedia device. Resuscitation. 2007;74:286-95 pubmed
    ..Since Internet compatible mobile devices have become widely available, a significant quality improvement in bystander first-aid seems possible. ..
  10. Eggers C, Obliers R, Koerfer A, Thomas W, Koehle K, Hoelscher A, et al. A multimedia tool for the informed consent of patients prior to gastric banding. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2007;15:2866-73 pubmed
    ..The literature has shown that better informed consent is obtained using information presented in a multimedia/video-based format...
  11. Coughlan J, Morar S. Development of a tool for evaluating multimedia for surgical education. J Surg Res. 2008;149:94-100 pubmed
    Educational multimedia has been designed to provide surgical trainees with expert operative information outside of the operating theater. The effectiveness of multimedia (e.g...
  12. Kandula N, Nsiah Kumi P, Makoul G, Sager J, Zei C, Glass S, et al. The relationship between health literacy and knowledge improvement after a multimedia type 2 diabetes education program. Patient Educ Couns. 2009;75:321-7 pubmed publisher
    b>Multimedia diabetes education programs (MDEP) have the potential to improve communication and education of those with low health literacy...
  13. Brendryen H, Kraft P. Happy ending: a randomized controlled trial of a digital multi-media smoking cessation intervention. Addiction. 2008;103:478-84; discussion 485-6 pubmed publisher
    ..As the first RCT documenting the long-term treatment effects of such an intervention, this study adds to the promise of digital media in supporting behaviour change. ..
  14. Hu J, Yu H, Shao J, Li Z, Wang J, Wang Y. Effects of Dental 3D Multimedia System on the performance of junior dental students in preclinical practice: a report from China. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2009;14:123-33 pubmed publisher
    ..of research programs designed to investigate the effects of introducing a software program, named the Dental 3D Multimedia System (D3DM), into the education of a group of junior dental students in their preclinical practice...
  15. Kononowicz A, Zary N, Davies D, Heid J, Woodham L, Hege I. Push and pull models to manage patient consent and licensing of multimedia resources in digital repositories for case-based reasoning. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2011;169:203-7 pubmed
    Patient consents for distribution of multimedia constitute a significant element of medical case-based repositories in medicine...
  16. Rahim A, Khan Z, Bin Muhaya F, Sher M, Kim T. Sensor based framework for secure multimedia communication in VANET. Sensors (Basel). 2010;10:10146-54 pubmed publisher
    Secure multimedia communication enhances the safety of passengers by providing visual pictures of accidents and danger situations...
  17. Lo S, Wang Y, Wu L, Hsu M, Chang S, Hayter M. A cost-effectiveness analysis of a multimedia learning education program for stoma patients. J Clin Nurs. 2010;19:1844-54 pubmed publisher
    The purpose of this study was to compare the costs and effectiveness of enterostomal education using a multimedia learning education program (MLEP) and a conventional education service program (CESP)...
  18. Sobel R, Paasche Orlow M, Waite K, Rittner S, Wilson E, Wolf M. Asthma 1-2-3: a low literacy multimedia tool to educate African American adults about asthma. J Community Health. 2009;34:321-7 pubmed publisher
    Asthma 1-2-3 is a newly-developed low-literacy multimedia education tool designed to promote asthma self-care concepts among African American adults. An expert panel (n = 10) informed content development for the tool...
  19. Huber J, Ihrig A, Yass M, Bruckner T, Peters T, Huber C, et al. Multimedia support for improving preoperative patient education: a randomized controlled trial using the example of radical prostatectomy. Ann Surg Oncol. 2013;20:15-23 pubmed publisher
    Growing evidence supports the use of multimedia presentations for informing patients. Therefore, we supported preoperative education by adding a multimedia tool and examined the effects in a randomized controlled trial...
  20. Pape Koehler C, Immenroth M, Sauerland S, Lefering R, Lindlohr C, Toaspern J, et al. Multimedia-based training on Internet platforms improves surgical performance: a randomized controlled trial. Surg Endosc. 2013;27:1737-47 pubmed publisher
    ..Used as a surgical training method, the effect of multimedia-based training on practical surgical skills has not yet been evaluated...
  21. Lovis C, Colaert D, Stroetmann V. DebugIT for patient safety - improving the treatment with antibiotics through multimedia data mining of heterogeneous clinical data. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2008;136:641-6 pubmed
    ..with different languages and legislations; to analyze large amounts of this clinical data with advanced multimedia data mining and finally apply the obtained knowledge for clinical decisions and outcome monitoring...
  22. Mayer R, Griffith E, Jurkowitz I, Rothman D. Increased interestingness of extraneous details in a multimedia science presentation leads to decreased learning. J Exp Psychol Appl. 2008;14:329-39 pubmed publisher
    ..Results are consistent with a cognitive theory of multimedia learning, in which highly interesting details sap processing capacity away from deeper cognitive processing of ..
  23. Belala Y, Issa O, Gregoire J, Wong J. A secure mobile multimedia system to assist emergency response teams. Telemed J E Health. 2008;14:560-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Test results obtained on a commercial network under real-life conditions demonstrate the ability to effectively transmit medical data over 3G networks, making them a viable option available to healthcare professionals. ..
  24. Ng W, Wang E, Ng I. Multimedia Messaging Service teleradiology in the provision of emergency neurosurgery services. Surg Neurol. 2007;67:338-41 pubmed
    ..b>Multimedia Messaging Service mobile phone technology offers a simple, cheap, quick, and effective solution to the problem ..
  25. Jerant A, Sohler N, Fiscella K, Franks B, Franks P. Tailored interactive multimedia computer programs to reduce health disparities: opportunities and challenges. Patient Educ Couns. 2011;85:323-30 pubmed publisher
    To review the theory and research evidence suggesting that tailored interactive multimedia computer programs (IMCPs) aimed at optimizing patient health behaviors could lessen socio-demographic health disparities...
  26. Lo S, Wang Y, Wu L, Hsu M, Chang S, Hayter M. Multimedia education programme for patients with a stoma: effectiveness evaluation. J Adv Nurs. 2011;67:68-76 pubmed publisher
    This paper is a report of an evaluation of the effectiveness of a multimedia education program in relation to stoma knowledge, self-care attitudes and behaviour with patients with a stoma in the postoperative period...
  27. Farber N, Haik J, Liran A, Weissman O, Winkler E. Third generation cellular multimedia teleconsultations in plastic surgery. J Telemed Telecare. 2011;17:199-202 pubmed publisher
    ..During an eight-month period, 58 multimedia consultations were performed involving 57 patients. The majority of the consultations were for trauma or wounds...
  28. Bilgi M, Gulalp B, Erol T, Gullu H, Karagün O, Altay H, et al. Interpretation of electrocardiogram images sent through the mobile phone multimedia messaging service. Telemed J E Health. 2012;18:126-31 pubmed publisher
    ..the diagnostic accuracy of interpretations of electrocardiogram (ECG) images taken by a mobile phone and sent as multimedia message was investigated...
  29. Wanzer M, Wojtaszczyk A, Schimert J, Missert L, Baker S, Baker R, et al. Enhancing the "informed" in informed consent: a pilot test of a multimedia presentation. Health Commun. 2010;25:365-74 pubmed publisher
    The use of a multimedia presentation to supplement the informed consent process for endoscopy procedures was tested at a children's hospital...
  30. Carrero E, Gomar C, Penzo W, Fàbregas N, Valero R, Sanchez Etayo G. Teaching basic life support algorithms by either multimedia presentations or case based discussion equally improves the level of cognitive skills of undergraduate medical students. Med Teach. 2009;31:e189-95 pubmed publisher
    ..BLS algorithms were taught for 60 minutes using either a multimedia presentation (Group I, n=34) or case based discussion (Group II, n=34)...
  31. Loiselle C, Edgar L, Batist G, Lu J, Lauzier S. The impact of a multimedia informational intervention on psychosocial adjustment among individuals with newly diagnosed breast or prostate cancer: a feasibility study. Patient Educ Couns. 2010;80:48-55 pubmed publisher
    To examine the impact of an 8-week cancer multimedia informational intervention on health-related outcomes among individuals newly diagnosed with cancer...
  32. Jeste D, Dunn L, Folsom D, Zisook D. Multimedia educational aids for improving consumer knowledge about illness management and treatment decisions: a review of randomized controlled trials. J Psychiatr Res. 2008;42:1-21 pubmed
    ..In this paper, we review studies that compared the effects of multimedia (video- or computer-based) educational aids with those of routine procedures to inform healthcare consumers ..
  33. Iyer V, Hahn P, Blaszkowsky L, Thayer S, Halpern E, Harisinghani M. Added value of selected images embedded into radiology reports to referring clinicians. J Am Coll Radiol. 2010;7:205-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Providing relevant images with reports saves time, increases physicians' confidence in deciding treatment plans, and can alter management. ..
  34. Arnot J, Mackay D, Parkerton T, Zaleski R, Warren C. Multimedia modeling of human exposure to chemical substances: the roles of food web biomagnification and biotransformation. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2010;29:45-55 pubmed publisher
    ..Recommendations for further model evaluations and revisions are discussed. ..
  35. Jurkowski J, Maniccia D, SPICER D, Dennison B. Impact of a multimedia campaign to increase intention to call 9-1-1 for stroke symptoms, upstate New York, 2006-2007. Prev Chronic Dis. 2010;7:A35 pubmed
    ..The New York State Department of Health developed and implemented a multimedia campaign to increase stroke symptom awareness and awareness of the need to call 9-1-1...
  36. Issa N, Schuller M, Santacaterina S, Shapiro M, Wang E, Mayer R, et al. Applying multimedia design principles enhances learning in medical education. Med Educ. 2011;45:818-26 pubmed publisher
    ..report entitled 'Effective Use of Educational Technology' called on researchers to study the effectiveness of multimedia design principles...
  37. Marx J, Gube C, Faldum A, Kuntze H, Nedelmann M, Haertle B, et al. An educational multimedia campaign improves stroke knowledge and risk perception in different stroke risk groups. Eur J Neurol. 2009;16:612-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study aimed at identifying the educational effects of a multimedia campaign on stroke knowledge and risk perception in several subgroups at increased risk of stroke...
  38. Ziegler A, Mietchen D, Faber C, von Hausen W, Schobel C, Sellerer M, et al. Effectively incorporating selected multimedia content into medical publications. BMC Med. 2011;9:17 pubmed publisher
    ..and readers could significantly profit from advances in electronic publishing that permit the inclusion of multimedia content directly into an article...
  39. Hunter E, Travers H, Pelham S, Gibson J, Hermawan G, Austin C. Pride and performance: evaluation challenges of a multimedia and information technologies project in remote Aboriginal Australia. Australas Psychiatry. 2009;17 Suppl 1:S155-8 pubmed publisher
    ..to an evaluation challenge: to demonstrate the impact of an initiative drawing on innovative use of information/multimedia technology and performance to address perceived social needs within a disadvantaged, remote Indigenous ..
  40. Schepens S, Panzer V, Goldberg A. Randomized controlled trial comparing tailoring methods of multimedia-based fall prevention education for community-dwelling older adults. Am J Occup Ther. 2011;65:702-9 pubmed
    We attempted to determine whether multimedia fall prevention education using different instructional strategies increases older adults' knowledge of fall threats and their fall prevention behaviors...
  41. Dick R, Manson S, Hansen A, Huggins A, Trullinger L. The Native Telehealth Outreach and Technical Assistance Program: a community-based approach to the development of multimedia-focused health care information. Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res. 2007;14:49-66 pubmed
    ..Eight of the participants successfully developed multimedia-based projects including Web sites, interactive CD-ROMs, and video focusing on a variety of health concerns...
  42. Potter S. Using a multimedia social marketing campaign to increase active bystanders on the college campus. J Am Coll Health. 2012;60:282-95 pubmed publisher
    ..As college students explore their role as community members, it is an opportunity for college educators to design and administer prevention messages highlighting behavioral norms to be explored and adopted. ..
  43. Bollschweiler E, Apitzsch J, Apitsch J, Obliers R, Koerfer A, Monig S, et al. Improving informed consent of surgical patients using a multimedia-based program? Results of a prospective randomized multicenter study of patients before cholecystectomy. Ann Surg. 2008;248:205-11 pubmed publisher
    ..The goal of the current study was to investigate whether standard methods of consenting can be improved using a multimedia-based information program (MM-IP)...
  44. Chandhanayingyong C, Tangtrakulwanich B, Kiriratnikom T. Teleconsultation for emergency orthopaedic patients using the multimedia messaging service via mobile phones. J Telemed Telecare. 2007;13:193-6 pubmed
    We investigated the accuracy and usefulness of teleconsultation using the mobile phone multimedia messaging service (MMS) in emergency orthopaedic patients. Pictures of radiographs were taken using a built-in 1...
  45. Gouin T, Armitage J, Cousins I, Muir D, Ng C, Reid L, et al. Influence of global climate change on chemical fate and bioaccumulation: the role of multimedia models. Environ Toxicol Chem. 2013;32:20-31 pubmed publisher
    b>Multimedia environmental fate models are valuable tools for investigating potential changes associated with global climate change, particularly because thermodynamic forcing on partitioning behavior as well as diffusive and nondiffusive ..
  46. Shegog R, Markham C, Peskin M, Dancel M, Coton C, Tortolero S. "It's your game": an innovative multimedia virtual world to prevent HIV/STI and pregnancy in middle school youth. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2007;129:983-7 pubmed
    ..Interactive multimedia can offer a confidential, tailored, and motivational educational experience...
  47. Steedman M, Abouammoh M, Sharma S. Multimedia learning tools for teaching undergraduate ophthalmology: results of a randomized clinical study. Can J Ophthalmol. 2012;47:66-71 pubmed publisher
    To evaluate the effectiveness of a novel multimedia learning tool (MMLT) for teaching a method of approaching common ophthalmologic presentations. Randomized clinical study. 25 second-year medical students at Queen's University...
  48. Waran V, Selladurai B, Bahuri N, George G, Lim G, Khine M. Teleconferencing using multimedia messaging service (MMS) for long-range consultation of patients with neurosurgical problems in an acute situation. J Trauma. 2008;64:362-5; discussion 365 pubmed publisher
    ..This method of consultation also proved to be highly convenient and cost effective. ..
  49. Olds T, Ridley K, Dollman J, Maher C. The validity of a computerized use of time recall, the multimedia activity recall for children and adolescents. Pediatr Exerc Sci. 2010;22:34-43 pubmed
    ..45 and for MVPA was 0.44. Thus, the MARCA showed validity similar or superior to most self-report instruments for young people. ..
  50. Criley J, Keiner J, Boker J, CRILEY S, Warde C. Innovative web-based multimedia curriculum improves cardiac examination competency of residents. J Hosp Med. 2008;3:124-33 pubmed publisher
    ..04) except visual skills (P = .75). A Web-based interactive educational program with minimal hospitalist involvement led to significant improvement in CE competence and was better than clinical training alone. ..
  51. Newman M, Ziebland S, Barker K. Patients' views of a multimedia resource featuring experiences of rheumatoid arthritis: pilot evaluation of www.healthtalkonline.org. Health Informatics J. 2009;15:147-59 pubmed publisher
    ..The site has since been updated with new experiences and rewritten summaries that present a better balance of experiences. Changes were incorporated in an entire site redesign launched in autumn 2008 as www.healthtalkonline.org. ..
  52. Issa N, Mayer R, Schuller M, Wang E, Shapiro M, Darosa D. Teaching for understanding in medical classrooms using multimedia design principles. Med Educ. 2013;47:388-96 pubmed publisher
    ..AAMC-IME), this study examined whether revising a medical lecture based on evidence-based principles of multimedia design would lead to improved long-term transfer and retention in Year 3 medical students...
  53. Yeh M, Chen C, Chen H, Lin K. An intervention of acupressure and interactive multimedia to improve visual health among Taiwanese schoolchildren. Public Health Nurs. 2008;25:10-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This study aimed to construct an intervention of acupressure and interactive multimedia for visual health and to evaluate the effect of its application on schoolchildren...