Systematic review and meta-analysis of the correlates of cancer-related fatigue.

@article{Oh2011SystematicRA,
  title={Systematic review and meta-analysis of the correlates of cancer-related fatigue.},
  author={Hyun Soo Oh and WhaSook Seo},
  journal={Worldviews on evidence-based nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={191-201}
}
BACKGROUND Fatigue is one of the most common problems experienced by cancer patients. The factors most frequently reported to correlate with cancer-related fatigue are symptom distress (pain, nausea/vomiting, dyspnea, and lack of appetite) and psychological distress (depression and anxiety). AIMS This study was performed to examine the overall association of symptom and psychological distress with cancer-related fatigue using systematic literature review and meta-analysis. This study also… CONTINUE READING