European Journal of Cancer Care
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#1Yeter Sinem Üzar-Özçetin (Hacettepe University)H-Index: 3
#2Duygu Hiçdurmaz (Hacettepe University)H-Index: 8
Last. Sinem Öcalan (Hacettepe University)
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OBJECTIVES This study aimed to describe nursing students' experiences of talking about death with terminally ill patients with cancer. METHODS The study adopted a qualitative design, and participants (n = 28) were final-year undergraduate nursing students. Data were collected by conducting in-depth semi-structured face-to-face interviews using a pilot-tested interview guide. The researchers followed a systematic data analysis procedure which is an appropriate method of analysis when aiming to cr...
#1Janita Pak Chun Chau (CUHK: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)H-Index: 20
#2Suzanne Hoi Shan Lo (CUHK: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)H-Index: 8
Last. Alexander Y.L. Lau (CUHK: The Chinese University of Hong Kong)H-Index: 18
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OBJECTIVE This qualitative study was an integral part in the development of a multidisciplinary team-led school-based human papillomavirus vaccination health-promotion programme (MDL-SHPVP) aiming to increase HPV vaccine uptake in Hong Kong. Study findings will inform the design of the MDL-SHPVP by drawing on interview data regarding the expectations and needs of key stakeholders and potential programme users. METHODS Eight mother-daughter dyads, four secondary school teachers, two school princi...
#1Mary Anne Tanay ('KCL': King's College London)H-Index: 9
#2Glenn Robert ('KCL': King's College London)H-Index: 42
Last. Jo Armes (RMIT: RMIT University)H-Index: 18
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Objective null To improve patient experience of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN), it is crucial to identify how patients develop their understanding and perception of CIPN. A wider understanding of the experiences of clinicians who provide CIPN information and support is also needed. This study explored clinician and patient experience of the provision of care, information and support for CIPN. null Methods null Data were collected between July and November 2019 using multiple q...
#1Hong. Chen (Warw.: University of Warwick)
#2Maureen Twiddy (University of Hull)H-Index: 14
Last. Miriam J. Johnson (University of Hull)H-Index: 34
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Objective: The objective of this study is to explore the specific information and communication needs of men affected by prostate cancer to inform the development of educational materials for clinicians. Methods: This is a qualitative descriptive study. A purposive sampling strategy was used to identify men at different cancer stages and with experience of different treatment regimens. Semistructured interviews (25) were conducted with 19 men and six carers over the phone. Interview data were an...
#1Elena RostagnoH-Index: 2
#2Anna Marchetti (Università Campus Bio-Medico)H-Index: 7
Last. Michela Piredda (Università Campus Bio-Medico)H-Index: 12
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Objective null The original Pediatric Quality of Life-Multidimensional Fatigue Scale (PedsQL-MFS) developed in 2002 in the English language is a frequently used tool in paediatric oncology. It has been translated into several languages, and the aim of this study was to test the psychometric properties of the Italian version of this scale in paediatric patients with cancer. null Methods null This was a cross-sectional validation multicentre study. null Results null Acceptability was 100% for pati...
#2Sjaak Burgers (NKI-AVL: Netherlands Cancer Institute)H-Index: 26
Last. Saskia F. A. Duijts (PHRI: Public Health Research Institute)H-Index: 3
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OBJECTIVE To assess perspectives and experiences of healthcare professionals and other relevant stakeholders regarding psychosocial support and palliative care in mesothelioma patients and their relatives, to identify gaps and to explore potential improvements in current healthcare. METHODS Individual, semi-structured interviews were conducted with healthcare professionals and other relevant stakeholders. Interviews were transcribed verbatim and analysed thematically using ATLAS.ti. RESULTS In t...
#1Elsa M. Ronde (UvA: University of Amsterdam)
#2Charlotte M. Heidsma (UvA: University of Amsterdam)H-Index: 2
Last. Elisabeth J M Nieveen van Dijkum (UvA: University of Amsterdam)H-Index: 4
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INTRODUCTION Gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms (GEPNENs) are often diagnosed in an advanced stage. As the optimal sequence of therapy remains largely unclear, all treatment-related outcomes, including health-related quality of life (HRQoL) prospects, should be assessed according to patients' preferences. METHODS A targeted search was performed in PubMed and EMBASE to identify studies on treatment effect and HRQoL, measured using the EORTC QLQ-C30 tool, in patients with advanced, we...
#1Saloa Unanue-Arza (UPV/EHU: University of the Basque Country)
#2Isabel PortilloH-Index: 13
Last. Eunate Arana-ArriH-Index: 14
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OBJECTIVE High participation determines the success of colorectal cancer screening programmes in reducing incidence and mortality. The factors that determine participation must be studied from the perspective of professionals that implement the programme. The aim was to identify factors that facilitate or hinder the participation of the invited people in the bowel cancer screening programme of the Basque Country (Spain) from professional's perspective. METHODS Qualitative design based on individ...
#1Jet W Ankersmid (UT: University of Twente)
#2Jolanda C. van Middelkoop-van Hoeve (UT: University of Twente)H-Index: 2
Last. Constance H.C. Drossaert (UT: University of Twente)H-Index: 26
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OBJECTIVE Follow-up after breast cancer can be divided into surveillance and aftercare. It remains unclear how follow-up can ideally be organised from the perspective of health care professionals (HCPs). The aim of this study was to gain insight in the organisation of follow-up in seven Dutch teaching hospitals and to identify best practices and opportunities for improvement of breast cancer (all stages) follow-up as proposed by HCPs. METHODS Semi-structured in-depth group interviews were perfor...
#1Daniel Gutiérrez-Sánchez (UMA: University of Málaga)H-Index: 1
#2Cristina Roldán-Jiménez (UMA: University of Málaga)H-Index: 6
Last. Antonio Cuesta-Vargas (QUT: Queensland University of Technology)H-Index: 25
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Objective null The aim of this study was to carry out a psychometric analysis of the Fear-Avoidance Components Scale (FACS-Sp) in Spanish breast cancer survivors (BCS). null Methods null A validation study was carried out in 154 BCS. Participants were recruited from the service of Medical Oncology of the University Clinical Hospital Virgen de la Victoria, in Malaga (Spain). A psychometric analysis of internal consistency, internal structure and convergent validity of the FACS-Sp was performed. C...
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