• Corpus ID: 26222667

Development and implementation of a Hope Intervention Program.

  title={Development and implementation of a Hope Intervention Program.},
  author={Kaye Herth},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  volume={28 6},
  • K. Herth
  • Published 1 July 2001
  • Medicine
  • Oncology nursing forum
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To describe the development and evaluation of the Hope Intervention Program (HIP), designed to enhance hope, based on the Hope Process Framework. [] Key MethodDESIGN Descriptive and evaluative. SETTING Outpatient oncology clinics of two large hospitals. SAMPLE Convenience sample--38 adults with first recurrence of cancer. METHODS Questionnaire completed at end of last HIP session, three months, six months, and nine months.

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