Self management pilot study on women with breast cancer: lessons learnt in Malaysia.

@article{Loh2010SelfMP,
  title={Self management pilot study on women with breast cancer: lessons learnt in Malaysia.},
  author={S. Y. Loh and Chi Hung Yip and Tanya L. Packer and Kia Fatt Quek},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2010},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={
          1293-9
        }
}
OBJECTIVE With increasing survival rates, breast cancer is now considered a chronic condition necessitating innovative care to meet the long-term needs of survivors. This paper presents the findings of a pilot study on self-management for women diagnosed with breast cancer and their implications for Asian health care providers. METHODS A pre-test/ post-test pilot study was conducted to gain preliminary insights into program feasibility and barriers to participation, and to provide… CONTINUE READING

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