Experiences of follow-up after treatment in patients with prostate cancer: a qualitative study.

@article{OBrien2010ExperiencesOF,
  title={Experiences of follow-up after treatment in patients with prostate cancer: a qualitative study.},
  author={Rosaleen O'Brien and Peter W. Rose and Christine Campbell and D. Weller and Richard Neal and Clare Wilkinson and Eila K. Watson},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2010},
  volume={106 7},
  pages={998-1003}
}
OBJECTIVE To develop an understanding of experiences of follow-up in patients with prostate cancer, to seek explanations as to why men's needs might not be well met, and explore views on the possible role of primary care in follow-up. The experiences of these patients, and views on the delivery of follow-up care, have been relatively neglected compared to those diagnosed with other cancers. PATIENTS AND METHODS In all, 35 patients were recruited from 20 practices across three regions in the… CONTINUE READING