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Screening for psychologic distress in ambulatory cancer patients
Based on evidence that psychologic distress often goes unrecognized although it is common among cancer patients, clinical practice guidelines recommend routine screening for distress. For this study,Expand
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Measurement of Fatigue in Cancer Patients: Development and Validation of the Fatigue Symptom Inventory
Although fatigue is one of the most common and debilitating symptoms experienced by cancer patients, it has received little systematic attention. This situation is due in large part to the lack ofExpand
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The Caregiver Quality of Life Index–Cancer (CQOLC) scale: development and validation of an instrument to measure quality of life of the family caregiver of patients with cancer
Family caregivers have become increasingly responsible for providing home care for cancer patients. Research has documented the distress of family caregivers; however, little has been done toExpand
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Predictors of posttraumatic growth following bone marrow transplantation for cancer.
There is growing recognition that the experience of cancer can have a positive as well as a negative psychological impact. This longitudinal study sought to identify predictors of posttraumaticExpand
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A multidimensional measure of fatigue for use with cancer patients.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to develop and validate a multidimensional measure of fatigue for use with cancer patients. DESCRIPTION OF STUDY Items for the Multidimensional Fatigue SymptomExpand
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Screening, assessment, and management of fatigue in adult survivors of cancer: an American Society of Clinical oncology clinical practice guideline adaptation.
PURPOSE This guideline presents screening, assessment, and treatment approaches for the management of adult cancer survivors who are experiencing symptoms of fatigue after completion of primaryExpand
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Breakthrough pain: characteristics and impact in patients with cancer pain
Few surveys have been performed to define the characteristics and impact of breakthrough pain in the cancer population. In this cross-sectional survey of inpatients with cancer, patients responded toExpand
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Fatigue in women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer: characteristics, course, and correlates.
This study investigated the characteristics, course, and correlates of fatigue in women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer. Fifty-four patients were assessed before the start ofExpand
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Randomized controlled trial of mindfulness‐based stress reduction (MBSR) for survivors of breast cancer
Objectives: Considerable morbidity persists among survivors of breast cancer (BC) including high levels of psychological stress, anxiety, depression, fear of recurrence, and physical symptomsExpand
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Further validation of the multidimensional fatigue symptom inventory-short form.
A growing body of evidence is documenting the multidimensional nature of cancer-related fatigue. Although several multidimensional measures of fatigue have been developed, further validation of theseExpand
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