Attitudes and experiences of family involvement in cancer consultations: a qualitative exploration of patient and family member perspectives

@article{LaidsaarPowell2016AttitudesAE,
  title={Attitudes and experiences of family involvement in cancer consultations: a qualitative exploration of patient and family member perspectives},
  author={Rebekah C Laidsaar-Powell and Phyllis Butow and Stella Bu and Alana Fisher and Ilona Juraskova},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2016},
  volume={24},
  pages={4131-4140}
}
Family members (FMs) often provide support to patients, regularly attend cancer consultations and are often involved in medical decision-making. Limited research has been conducted to date to understand patients’ and FMs’ perceptions about family involvement in cancer consultations. Therefore, this study aimed to qualitatively explore the attitudes and… CONTINUE READING