How acceptable is a referral and telephone-based outcall programme for men diagnosed with cancer? A feasibility study.

@article{Livingston2006HowAI,
  title={How acceptable is a referral and telephone-based outcall programme for men diagnosed with cancer? A feasibility study.},
  author={Patricia M Livingston and Victoria White and Jane Hayman and David O Hill},
  journal={European journal of cancer care},
  year={2006},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={467-75}
}
The objective of this study was to determine the feasibility and acceptability of a referral and outcall programme from a telephone-based information and support service, for men newly diagnosed with colorectal or prostate cancer. A block randomized controlled trial was performed involving 100 newly diagnosed colorectal and prostate cancer patients. Patients were referred to the Cancer Information Support Service (CISS) through clinicians at diagnosis. Clinicians were randomized into one of… CONTINUE READING

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