Quality of life during clinical trials: conceptual model for the Lung Cancer Symptom Scale (LCSS)

@article{Hollen1994QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life during clinical trials: conceptual model for the Lung Cancer Symptom Scale (LCSS)},
  author={Patricia J. Hollen and Richard J. Gralla and Mark G. Kris and Christopher Cox},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={1994},
  volume={2},
  pages={213-222}
}
To appreciate the full benefits of treatment for lung cancer, especially in trials that fail to show improvements in survival, data recording the quality of life must be captured and refined to produce meaningful information. A conceptual model for quality of life for lung cancer patients was tested to obtain information about the dimensions of the quality-of-life construct for ongoing development and testing of a subjective measure for clinical trials. Using a longitudinal study design, the… CONTINUE READING

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