Symptom clusters and quality of life in Korean patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.

@article{Ryu2010SymptomCA,
  title={Symptom clusters and quality of life in Korean patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.},
  author={Eunjung Ryu and Kyunghee Kim and Myung Sook Cho and In Gak Kwon and Hee Sun Kim and Mei Rosemary Fu},
  journal={Cancer nursing},
  year={2010},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={3-10}
}
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the fifth most common malignancy worldwide, causing about 1 million deaths annually. Patients with HCC usually reported multiple concurrent symptoms. The purpose of this multivariate study was to explore whether multiple concurrent symptoms are clustered into groups of symptoms and to explore the effect of symptom clusters… CONTINUE READING