An eHealth system supporting palliative care for patients with non-small cell lung cancer: a randomized trial.

@article{Gustafson2013AnES,
  title={An eHealth system supporting palliative care for patients with non-small cell lung cancer: a randomized trial.},
  author={David H. Gustafson and Lori L. DuBenske and Kang Namkoong and Robert X. D. Hawkins and Ming-Yuan Chih and Amy K. Atwood and Roberta Johnson and Abhik Bhattacharya and Cindy L Carmack and Anne M. Traynor and Toby Christopher Campbell and Mary Kathleen Buss and Ramaswamy Govindan and Joan Hoff Schiller and James F. Cleary},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2013},
  volume={119 9},
  pages={
          1744-51
        }
}
BACKGROUND In this study, the authors examined the effectiveness of an online support system (Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System [CHESS]) versus the Internet in relieving physical symptom distress in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). METHODS In total, 285 informal caregiver-patient dyads were assigned randomly to receive, for up to 25 months, standard care plus training on and access to either use of the Internet and a list of Internet sites about lung cancer (the… CONTINUE READING
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