How women receiving adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer cope with their treatment: a risk management perspective.


Retrospective interviews were undertaken with 12 women who had received an 18-week course of adjuvant chemotherapy for positive node breast cancer 1 year previously, and who had not experienced cancer recurrence. The nonstandardized interviews covered women's preconceptions about adjuvant chemotherapy, their information needs, and the impact of treatment… (More)