Supportive Care in Cancer
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#1Jason J. Bischof (UNC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)H-Index: 4
#2Montika Bush (UNC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)H-Index: 3
Last. Timothy F. Platts-Mills (UNC: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)H-Index: 27
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PURPOSE Patients with cancer often experience medical events that require immediate evaluation. These evaluations typically occur in an emergency department (ED), but there is increasing interest in providing this care in other settings. We report on a novel care model whereby a nursing hotline is used to triage patients to the ED or to the North Carolina Cancer Hospital Infusion Center (NCCHIC). METHODS A retrospective study of adult patients with a neoplasm diagnosis seeking acute care at a la...
#1Dylan Zylla (HealthPartners)H-Index: 9
#2Justin Eklund (HealthPartners)H-Index: 3
Last. Arkadiusz Z. Dudek (HealthPartners)H-Index: 37
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PURPOSE The prevalence of medical cannabis (MC) use in patients with cancer is growing, but questions about safety, efficacy, and dosing remain. Conducting randomized, controlled trials (RCTs) using state-sponsored MC programs is novel and could provide data needed to guide patients and providers. METHODS A pilot RCT of patients with stage IV cancer requiring opioids was conducted. Thirty patients were randomized 1:1 to early cannabis (EC, n = 15) versus delayed start cannabis (DC, n = 15). The ...
#1Jialin Gu (Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine)H-Index: 1
#2Hong Lu (Soochow University (Suzhou))
Last. Jiege Huo (Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine)H-Index: 3
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BACKGROUND To identify the association between diabetes mellitus (DM) and the risk of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) through a systematic review and meta-analysis. METHODS An electronic literature search was conducted in PubMed, Embase, Web of Science, the Wanfang database, the VIP Journals database (CQVIP), the China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI) database, and the China Biology Medicine database (Sinomed) between January 2010 and January 2021. Articles were include...
#1Rebecca P. George (University of Adelaide)H-Index: 2
#2Ines Semendric (University of Adelaide)H-Index: 1
Last. Alexandra L. Whittaker (University of Adelaide)H-Index: 11
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Patients diagnosed with cancer are often plagued with debilitating side effects post-chemotherapy treatment. One such side effect is chemotherapy-induced cognitive impairment or 'chemobrain'. Rodent models are commonly used to investigate pathogenesis and potential therapeutic strategies. However, concerns have been raised regarding inadequacies in reporting of animal studies rendering them unreliable and irreproducible. The aim of this systematic review was to assess compliance with the ARRIVE ...
PURPOSE The aims of the current study are to describe the quality of life among patients with rectal cancer and to determine the clinical and demographic correlation that influences the quality of life of rectal cancer patients. METHOD In this study, 50 patients with rectal cancer treated in the Radiation Oncology Department of Kayseri City Education and Research Hospital were included. Ethics committee approval was received for the study. Data collection form was used to determine the demograph...
#1Kelly M. Shaffer (UVA: University of Virginia)H-Index: 15
#2Erin Kennedy (UVA: University of Virginia)H-Index: 2
Last. Shayna L. Showalter (UVA: University of Virginia)H-Index: 11
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PURPOSE Sexual side effects after breast cancer treatment are common and distressing to both survivors and their intimate partners, yet few receive interventions to address cancer-related sexual concerns. To direct intervention development, this qualitative study assessed the perceptions of female breast cancer survivors, intimate partners of breast cancer survivors, and breast cancer oncology providers about how an Internet intervention for couples may address breast cancer-related sexual conce...
#1Amanda Canato Ferracini (State University of Campinas)H-Index: 5
#2Gabriela Estevam Pereira (State University of Campinas)
Last. Priscila Gava Mazzola (State University of Campinas)H-Index: 22
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PURPOSE Clinicopathological features and chemotherapy can influence the quality of life (QOL), women with ovarian cancer. This study aimed to evaluate the physical and functional well-being, and ovarian cancer-specific effects scores reported from QOL questionnaire among women with ovarian cancer at the time of in their initial diagnosis and access the scores trajectory of women receiving neoadjuvant and adjuvant chemotherapy. METHODS This prospective study used cross-sectional analysis at basel...
#1Anne Kathrine Larsen (AAU: Aalborg University)H-Index: 1
#2Christine Thomsen (AAU: Aalborg University)
Last. Wender L.P. Bredie (UCPH: University of Copenhagen)H-Index: 35
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PURPOSE Taste alterations (TA) and oral discomfort in cancer patients are neglected side effects of the disease and treatments. They contribute to poor appetite, decrease food intake and affect quality of life, leading to adverse outcomes such as malnutrition and depression. The study aimed to explore TAs in relation to other oral conditions causing discomfort in cancer patients. Additionally, the correlation between patients' acidity of saliva and experienced TAs and oral discomfort was evaluat...
#1Lauren M. Walker (TBCC: Tom Baker Cancer Centre)H-Index: 4
#2Carly S. Sears (TBCC: Tom Baker Cancer Centre)H-Index: 1
Last. John W. Robinson (TBCC: Tom Baker Cancer Centre)H-Index: 28
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PURPOSE Screening and discussion about sexual health concerns within cancer care are frequently impeded by lack of access to sexual health resources and lack of fluency with sexual health topics. To address this, a multi-disciplinary sexual health program was developed and piloted in a Canadian tertiary cancer center. The aim of this study was to assess referring health care providers' perspectives on the newly implemented oncology sexual health program. METHODS A brief online survey was adminis...
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