Evidence-based practice for fatigue management in adults with cancer: exercise as an intervention.

@article{Stricker2004EvidencebasedPF,
  title={Evidence-based practice for fatigue management in adults with cancer: exercise as an intervention.},
  author={Carrie Tompkins Stricker and Diane Drake and K A Hoyer and Victoria Mock},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  year={2004},
  volume={31 5},
  pages={963-76}
}
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To review and summarize the current state of the evidence for exercise as an intervention for cancer-related fatigue and to facilitate application to clinical practice. DATA SOURCES Articles, abstracts, and practice guidelines published through October 2003. DATA SYNTHESIS The strength of the evidence of effectiveness of exercise in managing cancer-related fatigue is growing. CONCLUSIONS All patients with cancer should be encouraged to maintain an optimum level of… CONTINUE READING