TITLE

Physical and psychological needs of patients dying from colo-rectal cancer

AUTHOR(S)
Maguire, Peter; Walsh, Sheila; Jeacock, Julie; Kingston, Reg
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Palliative Medicine;1999, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Determines terminal colo-rectal cancer patients' key physical complaints, main concerns and whether or not an effective disorder was present. Semistructured interview conducted by trained nurses; Patient characteristics; Physical symptoms; Psychiatric disorders in patients; General practitioners' assessments; Carer's concerns and psychiatric morbidity.
ACCESSION #
1588093

 

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