Perceived barriers to self-management in Malaysian women with breast cancer.

@article{Loh2007PerceivedBT,
  title={Perceived barriers to self-management in Malaysian women with breast cancer.},
  author={Shiang Yin Loh and Tanya Packer and Chi Hung Yip and Wah Yun Low},
  journal={Asia-Pacific journal of public health},
  year={2007},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={
          52-7
        }
}
Naturalistic inquiry using focus group interviews was undertaken to explore experiences and perceived barriers to self management in women with breast cancer. The aim was to identify their perceived barriers to self management to aid the development of rehabilitation programmes. Successful programmes are strongly linked to patients' perceived needs. Four focus groups consisted of 39 women, were purposively recruited. Women's needs within the three areas of medical, emotional and role management… CONTINUE READING
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