European Journal of Oncology Nursing
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#1Bergkvist Karin (KI: Karolinska Institutet)
#1Karin Bergkvist (KI: Karolinska Institutet)H-Index: 2
Last. Annika M. Kisch (Lund University)H-Index: 1
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Abstract Background and aim Family caregivers are often involved in helping recipients during allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (allo-HSCT). Although the distress that often arises along the trajectory is evident to family caregivers, research on their perceptions of providing and receiving support is limited. The aim of this study was to explore family caregivers’ experiences of providing and receiving support during allo-HSCT. Method Data were collected through semi-structured...
Abstract Purpose The aim of this study was to test the effectiveness of relaxation techniques in altering the coping strategies that were employed by the parents of children with malignancy on active treatment. Methods It was a randomized non-blinded control trial, including pre - and post assessments, comparing a 3-week relaxation intervention with the standard psychological care. Participants were recruited consecutively from two Public Pediatric Oncology – Hematology Departments in Cyprus and...
#1Qiuping Li (Jiangnan University)H-Index: 2
#2Yinghua XuH-Index: 5
Last. Ying Chen (Jiangnan University)H-Index: 1
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Abstract Purpose Recognition has been growing that when developing effective and affordable survivorship care programmes, it is crucial to assess cancer survivors' unmet needs. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the psychometric properties, including construct validity, internal consistency, test-retest reliability, and concurrent validity, of the Chinese version of the Cancer Survivors’ Unmet Needs measure (C–CaSUN) using a sample of Chinese adult cancer survivors. Method A test battery,...
#1Zi-yi Hu (Sichuan University)
#2Xianqiong Feng (Sichuan University)H-Index: 1
Last. Huiling Zhao (Sichuan University)H-Index: 1
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Abstract Purpose This study aimed to evaluate patterns of symptoms, physical function and quality of life (QoL) among patients with head and neck cancer (HNC) prior to, 3–9 days post-surgery, and 1 month post-surgery. Methods A prospective, repeated-measures design with consecutively-identified sampling was used to recruit HNC patients undergoing surgical treatment. Data collected included demographic and clinical characteristics, symptoms by M.D. Anderson Symptom Inventory-Head and Neck Module-...
#2Miyoung Kim (Ewha Womans University)H-Index: 12
Last. Sujin Choi (WU: Woosuk University)
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Abstract Purpose To explore the sensitive nursing care provided by nurses who care for terminally-ill individuals with cancer. Methods In-depth interviews were conducted using Colaizzi's phenomenological approach. Participants were 16 hospice specialists and four non-specialist nurses with experience caring for terminal cancer patients in hospice specialized institutions in South Korea. Results Eight theme clusters were drawn from data and these clusters had two dimensions consisted of sensitive...
#1Cho Lee Wong (CUHK: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)H-Index: 4
#2Kai Chow Choi (CUHK: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)H-Index: 29
Last. Winnie K.W. So (CUHK: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)H-Index: 19
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Abstract Purpose To examine the level of caregiving burden and sleep quality as well as their interrelationship amongst family caregivers of Chinese male patients with advanced cancer. Method A cross-sectional study was conducted in Hong Kong. The Caregiver Reaction Assessment (CRA) and the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) were used to measure caregiving burden and sleep quality of the family caregivers. Results A total of 96 family caregivers were recruited. Disrupted schedule (3.8; SD = 0...
#1María Romero-Elías (Universidad Miguel Hernández de Elche)
#2Vicente J. Beltrán-Carrillo (Universidad Miguel Hernández de Elche)H-Index: 7
Last. Alejandro Jiménez Loaisa (Universidad Miguel Hernández de Elche)H-Index: 2
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Abstract Purpose To explore the barriers that colorectal cancer patients (stage II and III) perceive to participate in physical activity (PA) when involved in adjuvant chemotherapy. Views of relatives and physicians concerning this issue were also included. Method Qualitative data from ten patients, ten relatives, and ten health professionals were obtained through semi-structured interviews (n = 30). Results Two main themes were identified after data analysis: (a) barriers to PA related to ostom...
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