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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Jahn, P; Renz, P; Stukenkemper, J; Book, K; Kuss, O; Jordan, K; Horn, I; Thoke-Colberg, A; Schmoll, HJ; Landenberger, M 
Title:
Reduction of chemotherapy-induced anorexia, nausea, and emesis through a structured nursing intervention: a cluster-randomized multicenter trial. 
Abstract:
OBJECTIVES: The purpose of this present study was to evaluate Self-care Improvement through Oncology Nursing (SCION) program to reduce distressing anorexia, nausea, and emesis (ANE) in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. METHODS: Two hundred eight patients receiving chemotherapy with moderate to high emetogenic potential participated in a cluster randomized trial on 14 wards in two German university hospitals. Additionally to standard antiemetic treatment, patients from the intervention war...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Support Care Cancer 
Year:
2009 
Journal volume:
17 
Journal issue:
12 
Pages contribution:
1543-52 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0941-4355 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie