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The prevalence of psychiatric disorders among cancer patients.
Two hundred fifteen randomly accessed cancer patients who were new admissions to three collaborating cancer centers were examined for the presence of formal psychiatric disorder. Each patient wasExpand
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Recommendations for the use of antiemetics: evidence-based, clinical practice guidelines. American Society of Clinical Oncology.
THE GOAL OF ANTIEMETIC therapy is to prevent nausea and vomiting completely. This goal is achieved for many patients receiving chemotherapy or radiation therapy, and is based on clinical and basicExpand
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Cancer-related fatigue: the scale of the problem.
Fatigue is one of the most common and debilitating symptoms experienced by patients with cancer. Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is characterized by feelings of tiredness, weakness, and lack of energy,Expand
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Mechanisms of cancer-related fatigue.
Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is one of the most prevalent symptoms patients with cancer experience, both during and after treatment. CRF is pervasive and affects patients' quality of lifeExpand
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Prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine use in cancer patients during treatment
Goals of workTo assess complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies being utilized by cancer patients during treatment and communication about CAM usage between the patient andExpand
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Prevalence, mechanisms, and management of cancer-related cognitive impairment
Abstract This review summarizes the current literature on cancer-related cognitive impairment (CRCI) with a focus on prevalence, mechanisms, and possible interventions for CRCI in those who receiveExpand
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Antiemetics: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline update.
PURPOSE To update the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) guideline for antiemetics in oncology. METHODS A systematic review of the medical literature was completed to inform this update.Expand
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Health-related quality of life and biomarkers in breast cancer survivors participating in tai chi chuan
IntroductionBreast cancer survivors experience diminished health-related quality of life (HRQOL). We report on the influence of tai chi chuan exercise (TCC) on HRQOL and explore associations betweenExpand
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American Society of Clinical Oncology guideline for antiemetics in oncology: update 2006.
PURPOSE To update the 1999 American Society of Clinical Oncology guideline for antiemetics in oncology. UPDATE METHODOLOGY The Update Committee completed a review and analysis of data publishedExpand
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Gabapentin for hot flashes in 420 women with breast cancer: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial
BACKGROUND Most women receiving systemic therapy for breast cancer experience hot flashes. We undertook a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multi-institutional trial to assess theExpand
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