(PRWEB) September 3, 2004
Close to 200,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer each year. The most commonly diagnosed cancer in U.S. men; prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in men. HealthMark MultimediaÂs Prostate Cancer: Your Decision NotebookÂ® an award winning interactive CD-ROM is designed to help newly diagnosed men make the difficult decisions they now face. It is designed to provide accurate information to assist them in choosing a treatment that best meets their medical and personal needs.
The software includes information on treatment options, medical tests and managing health care. Stories from prostate cancer survivors and their partners personalize the CD. The interactive decision-making tools offer feedback to patients on situations and personal concerns. Prostate Cancer: Your Decision NotebookÂ® is the only product of its kind that has balanced, comprehensive, consumer-focused, decision-making information on treatments. It uniquely combines graphic and visual components with complete audio explanations of complex medical material.
Prostate Cancer: Your Decision Notebook was recognized in 2003, with a FREDDIE Award for MenÂs Health and a Merit Award in the Consumer Products Division in the 12th Annual National Mature Media Awards. The award program recognizes the nationÂs finest communications materials.
During September 2004, Prostate Cancer: Your Decision NotebookÂ® may be ordered for $19.95 (individual copies) plus shipping and handling by going to http://www.YourDecisionNotebook.com or by calling toll-free 1-877-722-2255. Multi-copy pricing and professional and organizational licenses are also available.
HealthMark Multimedia uses a combination of graphics, audio, video and text to develop interactive, user-friendly software and Web sites to empower patients in making treatment and self-care decisions, health care professionals in increasing their knowledge through continuing education and parents and children in learning to stay healthy. The company uses a unique network of medical experts, patients and family members to review product information so that it is accurate, relevant and useful. HealthMark Multimedia also develops customized multimedia projects for companies and other organizations needing specialized health communications. For further information about the company or its products, contact Susan Brink, DrPH, HealthMark Multimedia; 1828 Connecticut Avenue NW, #250, Washington, DC 20036; Telephone: 202-265-0033; Fax: 202-728-0284. HealthMark Multimedia's home page can be found at http://www.HealthMarkMultimedia.com
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