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Assessment of distress and quality of life of cancer patients over the course of chemotherapy
Objective. Assess the prevalence of distress and quality of life of cancer patients over the course of chemotherapy. Method. Longitudinal prospective study addressing 200 patients. The DistressExpand
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Estresse Ocupacional e Resiliência Entre Profissionais de Saúde
Studies show that work-related experiences can lead to illness, and several adverse effects have been identified especially for health professionals. Considering this evidence, a research study onExpand
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Pessoas com deficiência e políticas de saúde no Brasil: reflexões bioéticas
The purpose of this article is to analyze the dilemma of allocation of public funds to the healthcare of people with disabilities in Brazil from a bioethical standpoint. The concept of disability andExpand
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Estratgias de enfrentamento na reabilitao do traumatismo raquimedular
International research centers are developing studies on spinal cord injury, aiming to improve rehabilitation-geared interventions and quality of life for patients. Considering the present scientificExpand
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Religiosidade e espiritualidade em oncologia: concepções de profissionais da saúde
La literatura especializada viene identificando influencias positivas y negativas de creencias religiosas y espirituales en el enfrentamiento de enfermedades, como el cancer. La presenteExpand
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Eficácia terapêutica de intervenção em grupo psicoeducacional: um estudo exploratório em oncologia
The following study evaluated the effectiveness of a psychoeducational group intervention designed to promote adaptive coping abilities, minimize distress and improve quality of life in oncologyExpand
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Trabalho em Equipe: Um Estudo Multimetodológico em Instituição Hospitalar de Reabilitação
This study was designed to describe, understand and analyze the communicational aspects of the decision making process (DMP) of two clinical teams at a rehabilitation hospital. Direct observations,Expand
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Assessment of Distress Among Chemotherapy Patients: A Comparative Study of Gender
The aim of this study was to evaluate, analyze and understand distress levels experienced during chemotherapy treatment, comparing men and women. The sample was composed of 328 patients recruitedExpand
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