Patient- versus physician-reporting of symptoms and health status in chronic myeloid leukemia.

@article{Efficace2014PatientVP,
  title={Patient- versus physician-reporting of symptoms and health status in chronic myeloid leukemia.},
  author={Fabio Efficace and Gianantonio Rosti and Neil A Aaronson and Francesco Cottone and Emanuele Angelucci and Stefano Molica and Marco Vignetti and Franco Mandelli and Michele Baccarani},
  journal={Haematologica},
  year={2014},
  volume={99 4},
  pages={788-93}
}
The main objective of this study was to compare the reporting of health status and symptom severity, for a set of core symptoms related to imatinib therapy, between chronic myeloid leukemia patients and their treating physicians. Patients were asked to complete a questionnaire including questions on symptom severity and health status. The symptoms assessed were: abdominal discomfort, diarrhea, edema, fatigue, headache, muscle cramps, musculoskeletal pain, nausea and skin problems. The… CONTINUE READING
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