The prevalence and correlates of fatigue in patients receiving treatment with chemotherapy and radiotherapy. A comparison with the fatigue experienced by healthy individuals.

@article{Irvine1994ThePA,
  title={The prevalence and correlates of fatigue in patients receiving treatment with chemotherapy and radiotherapy. A comparison with the fatigue experienced by healthy individuals.},
  author={Deborah Mary Irvine and Linden Vincent and Jane E. Graydon and Natalie Bubela and Lilli Thompson},
  journal={Cancer nursing},
  year={1994},
  volume={17 5},
  pages={
          367-78
        }
}
Fatigue can be a prevalent and serious problem for the individual with cancer and can negatively impact on the individual's quality of life. Little is known about the prevalence of clinical fatigue among patients with cancer and how the fatigue cancer patient's experience compares with the fatigue people experience as a function of their normal daily activities. This study, which utilized a control group, investigated the prevalence of fatigue among patients receiving treatment with… CONTINUE READING
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