Nurses' responses to people with cancer who use complementary and alternative medicine.

@article{Wang2006NursesRT,
  title={Nurses' responses to people with cancer who use complementary and alternative medicine.},
  author={Shou-Yu Cindy Wang and Patsy Yates},
  journal={International journal of nursing practice},
  year={2006},
  volume={12 5},
  pages={288-94}
}
There is a growing demand for complementary and alternative medicines (CAMs) among people with cancer. This study aims to describe how nurses' respond to people with cancer who use CAMs, and the factors which might contribute to these different responses. A grounded theory approach was used. Six semistructured interviews were conducted with nurses who were working in cancer settings. The core category which emerged from this study was 'nurses' responses towards patients who use CAMs'. Nurses… CONTINUE READING