Associations among awareness of prognosis, hopefulness, and coping in patients with advanced cancer participating in phase I clinical trials.
作者: Helft Paul RHlubocky FayWen MingDaugherty Christopher K
作者单位: 1Department of Medicine, The Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
刊名: Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer, 2003, Vol.11 (10), pp.644-51
来源数据库: PubMed Journal
原始语种摘要: GOALS(#br)There is considerable debate concerning prognosis in patients with advanced cancer (advanced cancer patients, ACP), but no one has systematically examined the relationship between awareness of prognosis and hopefulness. In this study, the relationships among awareness of prognosis, hopefulness, and coping were examined in a selected group of ACP.(#br)PATIENTS AND METHODS(#br)All subjects were enrolled in phase I trials. Information was obtained from subjects via structured, face-to-face interviews. Subjects provided demographic information, answered questions designed to ascertain their awareness of their prognosis, and completed the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-General instrument (FACT-G).(#br)RESULTS(#br)A total of 179 consecutive subjects enrolled in phase I trials...
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影响因子:2.649 (2012)

  • prognosis 预报
  • hopefulness 意思主义
  • coping 半圆钢
  • awareness 意识
  • advanced 先进的
  • cancer 癌症
  • correlated 相关
  • indicative 象征
  • realistic 逼真
  • their 他们的