Effectiveness of CancerGuides a study of an integrative cancer care training program for health professionals.

@article{Staples2007EffectivenessOC,
  title={Effectiveness of CancerGuides a study of an integrative cancer care training program for health professionals.},
  author={Julie K Staples and Amy T Wilson and Beverly A. Pierce and James S Gordon},
  journal={Integrative cancer therapies},
  year={2007},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={14-24}
}
PURPOSE To determine how CancerGuidesâ, an integrative cancer care training program, would affect participants' perception of their professional skills, their mood, use of self care and mind-body modalities, and the acceptance of integrative cancer care at their institutions. STUDY DESIGN Qualitative and quantitative measures were used during the training program and at 6-month follow-up. A focus group met before and after the training, and individual interviews of focus group participants… CONTINUE READING