Importance of meaning-making for patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES The purpose of this integrative literature review of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) for hematologic malignancies was to determine whether meaning-making might be helpful to improve coping and psychological adaptation as patients navigate HSCT. DATA SOURCES CINAHL®, MEDLINE®, and PsychINFO databases, and ancestry searches… CONTINUE READING