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Peer Review

Breast Cancer

by Patient Education Institute


Overall Numeric Rating:

5 stars
Content Quality: 5 stars
Effectiveness: 5 stars
Ease of Use: 5 stars
Reviewed: Aug 12, 2003 by Health Sciences
Overview: This is a tutorial discussing breast cancer and common surgical procedures
related to breast cancer
Type of Material: Tutorial
Recommended Uses: To provide an overview of breast cancer.
Technical Requirements: The site uses Java and Adobe
Identify Major Learning Goals: To provide an overview of breast cancer.
Target Student Population: Undergraduate, secondary, elementary students in nursing, medicine, and public
health fields. This information could also be used in consumer settings.
Prerequisite Knowledge or Skills: None

Evaluation and Observation

Content Quality

Rating: 5 stars
Strengths: This site provides good coverage of the concept.
Concerns: There are no references

Potential Effectiveness as a Teaching Tool

Rating: 5 stars
Strengths: This site was very easy to use. The graphics were excellent and colorful.
There was appropriate use of interactivity to reinforce key concepts. This
module is an excellent teaching tool. There is a comprehensive design and
review process in place. I especially liked the way that the module was
summarized at the end and the fact that the user can print a PDF copy of the
printed brochure
Concerns: The material is not interactive nor does it provide any feedback to the learner.

Ease of Use for Both Students and Faculty

Rating: 5 stars
Strengths: Easy to navigate, visually appealing

Other Issues and Comments:

Creative Commons:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States