The behaviors of seeking a second opinion from other health-care professionals and the utilization of complementary and alternative medicine in gynecologic cancer patients

@article{Tam2005TheBO,
  title={The behaviors of seeking a second opinion from other health-care professionals and the utilization of complementary and alternative medicine in gynecologic cancer patients},
  author={Kui Fu Tam and Danny Cheng and Tong Yow Ng and Hextan Yuen Sheung Ngan},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2005},
  volume={13},
  pages={679-684}
}
The aim of the study is to determine the predictors for seeking a second opinion and the utilization of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) among gynecologic cancer patients. Patients attending a gynecologic cancer clinic of a tertiary referral center were recruited over a period of 1 year. A survey was conducted for all the participants in a one-on-one basis. One hundred ninety-one patients were recruited. Eighty patients (41.9%) had consulted other health-care professionals (HCP) for… CONTINUE READING
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