Name: Dipex-Japan

Base: Non-profit organisation.

Established: 2007 (website 2009)

Topics covered: Dementia and carers, Breast cancer, Prostate cancer, Colorectal cancer screening, Clinical trials, Chronic pain, Crohn’s disease.

Website: dipex-j.org

Social media: twitter: @DIPEx_Japan


Sato, RS., Beppu, H., Iba, I., & Sawada, A. (2012) The meaning of life prognosis disclosure for Japanese cancer patients: a qualitative study of patients’ narratives. Chronic Illness. DOI: 10.1177/1742395312448940