Ream, Emma and Richardson, Alison
The role of information in patients' adaptation to chemotherapy and radiotherapy: a review of the literature
European Journal of Cancer Care, 5, (3), . (doi:10.1111/j.1365-2354.1996.tb00223.x).
Full text not available from this repository.
This paper reviews the literature concerning the role of information in facilitating patients' adaptation to chemotherapy and radiotherapy. The relationship between information and patient self-efficacy is examined, and the information requirements of cancer patients receiving treatment are reviewed. Finally, studies evaluating informational interventions for patients receiving either chemotherapy or radiotherapy are critiqued before recommendations for practice are formulated
Actions (login required)