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Name: Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
For cancer patients, exposure to cancer care facilities entails confrontation in multiple ways. The value ascribed to these places grows over time and can be expected to affect the experience of care.
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RATIONALE: Patients undergoing chemotherapy who receive specialized cancer care may have fewer symptoms and improved emotional health. PURPOSE: Randomized clinical trial to compare the ef...
Institutions specializing in the care of cancer patients.
Nursing care provided cancer patients. It includes aspects of family functioning through education of both patient and family. The specialty of oncologic nursing focuses on cancer as a major health care problem.
Organization of medical and nursing care according to the degree of illness and care requirements in the hospital. The elements are intensive care, intermediate care, self-care, long-term care, and organized home care.
A cancer registry mandated under the National Cancer Act of 1971 to operate and maintain a population-based cancer reporting system, reporting periodically estimates of cancer incidence and mortality in the United States. The Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program is a continuing project of the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health. Among its goals, in addition to assembling and reporting cancer statistics, are the monitoring of annual cancer incident trends and the promoting of studies designed to identify factors amenable to cancer control interventions. (From National Cancer Institute, NIH Publication No. 91-3074, October 1990)
Medical care provided after the regular practice schedule of the physicians. Usually it is designed to deliver 24-hour-a-day and 365-day-a-year patient care coverage for emergencies, triage, pediatric care, or hospice care.
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