Fatigue, psychological distress, coping and quality of life in patients with uterine cancer.

@article{Ahlberg2004FatiguePD,
  title={Fatigue, psychological distress, coping and quality of life in patients with uterine cancer.},
  author={Karin M Ahlberg and Tor Ekman and Arne Wallgren and Fannie G. Gaston-Johansson},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2004},
  volume={45 2},
  pages={205-13}
}
BACKGROUND Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is a subjectively experienced symptom that is multidimensional and multifactorial. Patients with cancer have identified fatigue as one of the major troubling symptoms and the primary cause of distress in their lives. AIMS The major aim of the study was to examine how patients diagnosed with uterine cancer describe their experience of fatigue, psychological distress, coping resources and quality of life. A secondary aim was to describe the relationship… CONTINUE READING

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