Outcomes from the Moving Beyond Cancer psychoeducational, randomized, controlled trial with breast cancer patients.

@article{Stanton2005OutcomesFT,
  title={Outcomes from the Moving Beyond Cancer psychoeducational, randomized, controlled trial with breast cancer patients.},
  author={Annette L. Stanton and Patricia A. Ganz and Lorna Kwan and Beth E. Meyerowitz and Julienne E. Bower and Janice L. Krupnick and Julia H. Rowland and Beth Leedham and Thomas R. Belin},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2005},
  volume={23 25},
  pages={6009-18}
}
PURPOSE Evidence suggests that the re-entry phase (ie, early period after medical treatment completion) presents distinct challenges for cancer patients. To facilitate the transition to recovery, we conducted the Moving Beyond Cancer (MBC) trial, a multisite, randomized, controlled trial of psychoeducational interventions for breast cancer patients. METHODS Breast cancer patients were registered within 6 weeks after surgery. After medical treatment, they completed baseline measures and were… CONTINUE READING