Assessment and Management of Symptoms for Outpatients Newly Diagnosed With Lung Cancer.

@article{Reinke2016AssessmentAM,
  title={Assessment and Management of Symptoms for Outpatients Newly Diagnosed With Lung Cancer.},
  author={Lynn F. Reinke and Laura M Cecere Feemster and Leah M. Backhus and Ina Gylys-Colwell and David H. Au},
  journal={The American journal of hospice & palliative care},
  year={2016},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={178-83}
}
RATIONALE Little is known about symptom assessment around the time of lung cancer diagnosis. The purpose of this pilot study was to assess symptoms within 2 months of diagnosis and the frequency with which clinicians addressed symptoms among a cohort of veterans (n = 20) newly diagnosed with lung cancer. We administered questionnaires and then reviewed… CONTINUE READING