Multidisciplinary symptom control clinic in a cancer center: a retrospective study

@article{Bruera2001MultidisciplinarySC,
  title={Multidisciplinary symptom control clinic in a cancer center: a retrospective study},
  author={E Bruera and Mary Davis Michaud and Antonio Angelo Luciano Vigano and Craig S. Neumann and Sharon Mariko Watanabe and John Hanson},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2001},
  volume={9},
  pages={162-168}
}
Our objective in this study was to review the characteristics, symptom intensity and satisfaction of patients referred to a half-day symptom control clinic (SCC) for advanced cancer patients. This was a retrospective study. The setting was a multidisciplinary symptom control clinic in a cancer centre. Those taking part were 166 consecutive advanced cancer patients referred to the half-day multidisciplinary SCC because of symptom distress. Patients referred to the clinic were assessed in a… CONTINUE READING