Symptoms experience: a concept analysis.

  title={Symptoms experience: a concept analysis.},
  author={Terri S. Armstrong},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  volume={30 4},
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To provide a clearly constructed definition of the concept of symptoms experience. DATA SOURCES Articles and book chapters. DATA SYNTHESIS Symptoms experience has not been explored previously. Several approaches to the concept of symptoms have been addressed, including symptom occurrence, symptom distress, and unpleasant symptoms. Limitations of these approaches may include the lack of focus on symptoms as occurring concurrently or in clusters or the multiplicative nature… CONTINUE READING