Screening for distress in patients with brain cancer using the NCCN's rapid screening measure.

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GOALS OF WORK Patients with brain cancer are at a risk of experiencing elevated levels of distress due to the severe functional, neurocognitive, and neuropsychological sequelae of the disease. Using the National Comprehensive Cancer Network's Distress Thermometer, we evaluated the extent and sources of distress within a population of patients with brain… (More)

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@article{Keir2008ScreeningFD, title={Screening for distress in patients with brain cancer using the NCCN's rapid screening measure.}, author={Stephen Thomas Keir and Roberta D Calhoun-Eagan and Jonas J Swartz and Oussama A Saleh and Henry S. Friedman}, journal={Psycho-oncology}, year={2008}, volume={17 6}, pages={621-5} }