Understanding the concept of uncertainty in patients with indolent lymphoma.

  title={Understanding the concept of uncertainty in patients with indolent lymphoma.},
  author={Erin Elphee},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  volume={35 3},
  • Erin Elphee
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Oncology nursing forum
  • PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To review the literature on uncertainty in cancer populations, apply this concept to patients diagnosed with indolent lymphoma, identify sources of uncertainty, and present interventions aimed at assessing and addressing the management of uncertainty. DATA SOURCES English-language literature related to uncertainty in adult patients with cancer, psychological distress, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, located through electronic databases PubMed and CINAHL, hand searches, and… CONTINUE READING
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