Art therapy with cancer patients during chemotherapy sessions: An analysis of the patients' perception of helpfulness

@article{Forzoni2010ArtTW,
  title={Art therapy with cancer patients during chemotherapy sessions: An analysis of the patients' perception of helpfulness},
  author={Silvia Forzoni and Michela Perez and Angelo Martignetti and Sergio Crispino},
  journal={Palliative and Supportive Care},
  year={2010},
  volume={8},
  pages={41 - 48}
}
Abstract Objective: Art therapy has been shown to be helpful to cancer patients at different stages in the course of their illness, especially during isolation for bone marrow transplantation, during radiotherapy treatment, and after treatment. The aim of this study is twofold: (1) to assess whether patients during chemotherapy sessions perceive art therapy as helpful and (2) to outline in which way art therapy is perceived as helpful. Method: 157 cancer patients attending an Oncology Day… Expand
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