Storytelling intervention for patients with cancer: part 2--pilot testing.

@article{Crogan2008StorytellingIF,
  title={Storytelling intervention for patients with cancer: part 2--pilot testing.},
  author={Neva L Crogan and Bronwynne C Evans and Robert L Bendel},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  year={2008},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={265-72}
}
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To evaluate symptom reports and the impact of a nurse-led storytelling intervention in a supportive group setting on mood, stress level, coping with stress, pain, self-efficacy, and satisfaction with life in patients with cancer. DESIGN Descriptive pilot project using a pretest/post-test control group. SETTING Local regional medical center in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. SAMPLE Convenience sample of 10 patients with various cancer diagnoses; 7… CONTINUE READING