Advances in defining, conceptualizing, and measuring quality of life in pediatric patients with cancer.

@article{Hinds2006AdvancesID,
  title={Advances in defining, conceptualizing, and measuring quality of life in pediatric patients with cancer.},
  author={Pamela S. Hinds and Elizabeth A Burghen and Joan E. Haase and Celeste R Phillips},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  year={2006},
  volume={33 1 Suppl},
  pages={23-9}
}
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To describe the notable advances in defining, conceptualizing, and measuring quality of life (QOL) in pediatric patients with cancer since the 1995 Oncology Nursing Society's State-of-the-Knowledge Conference on QOL. DATA SOURCES Published research, clinical papers, and hospital policies. DATA SYNTHESIS QOL ratings from children and adolescents are being solicited increasingly in research and clinical assessments during treatment and survivorship using various methods but… CONTINUE READING

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