The Stethoscope project

May 27, 2024

When an individual is portrayed in a static image, concurrent presentation of 3 or more items of medical equipment, and especially a stethoscope, is likely to exert a positive influence on the viewers’ perceptions of the qualities of the person depicted.

Jiwa M, Millett S, Meng X, Hewitt VM Impact of the Presence of Medical Equipment in Images on Viewers’ Perceptions of the Trustworthiness of an Individual On-Screen J Med Internet Res 2012;14(4):e100 doi: 10.2196/jmir.1986 PMID: 22782078 PMCID: PMC3409609

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