Does awareness of diagnosis make any difference to quality of life?

@article{Bozcuk2002DoesAO,
  title={Does awareness of diagnosis make any difference to quality of life?},
  author={Hakan Şat Bozcuk and V. Erdoğan and Cenker Eken and E. Çıplak and Mustafa Samur and Mehmet {\"O}zdoğan and Burhan Savaş},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2002},
  volume={10},
  pages={51-57}
}
The object of this study was to investigate how the information status with regard to diagnosis, in addition to social and clinical factors, influenced emotional functioning and quality of life in a group of cancer patients in Turkey. A consecutive sample of 100 cancer patients being treated for different diagnoses in a tertiary care centre were prospectively evaluated. Data on patient disease and social characteristics, clinical factors, and scores on the European Organisation for Research and… CONTINUE READING
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