Search Results

You are looking at 11 - 20 of 563 items for :

  • Refine by Access: All x
Clear All
Full access

Survivorship: Fatigue, Version 1.2014

Crystal S. Denlinger, Jennifer A. Ligibel, Madhuri Are, K. Scott Baker, Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, Debra L. Friedman, Mindy Goldman, Lee Jones, Allison King, Grace H. Ku, Elizabeth Kvale, Terry S. Langbaum, Kristin Leonardi-Warren, Mary S. McCabe, Michelle Melisko, Jose G. Montoya, Kathi Mooney, Mary Ann Morgan, Javid J. Moslehi, Tracey O’Connor, Linda Overholser, Electra D. Paskett, Muhammad Raza, Karen L. Syrjala, Susan G. Urba, Mark T. Wakabayashi, Phyllis Zee, Nicole McMillian, and Deborah Freedman-Cass

-related fatigue as “a distressing, persistent, subjective sense of physical, emotional, and/or cognitive tiredness or exhaustion related to cancer or cancer treatment that is not proportional to recent activity and interferes with usual functioning.” 1 Fatigue is

Full access

Effect of Yoga and Mediational Influence of Fatigue on Walking, Physical Activity, and Quality of Life Among Cancer Survivors

Po-Ju Lin, Brian J. Altman, Nikesha J. Gilmore, Kah Poh Loh, Richard F. Dunne, Javier Bautista, Chunkit Fung, Michelle C. Janelsins, Luke J. Peppone, Marianne K. Melnik, Kim O. Gococo, Michael J. Messino, and Karen M. Mustian

(QoL) is often dramatically diminished due to cancer-related and treatment-related toxicities. 3 – 6 Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is one of the most pervasive toxicities experienced by survivors. 5 , 7 – 11 Although most patients experience CRF

Full access

A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Panax Ginseng for Cancer-Related Fatigue in Patients With Advanced Cancer

Sriram Yennurajalingam, Nizar M. Tannir, Janet L. Williams, Zhanni Lu, Kenneth R. Hess, Susan Frisbee-Hume, Helen L. House, Zita Dubauskas Lim, Kyu-Hyoung Lim, Gabriel Lopez, Akhila Reddy, Ahsan Azhar, Angelique Wong, Sunil M. Patel, Deborah A. Kuban, Ahmed Omar Kaseb, Lorenzo Cohen, and Eduardo Bruera

Background Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is the most common symptom in patients with cancer. 1 , 2 Despite the high frequency, severity, and effects of CRF on quality of life (QoL), limited treatment options are available. 1 , 3 Prior

Full access

Uptake of Recommendations for Posttreatment Cancer-Related Fatigue Among Breast Cancer Survivors

Antonio Di Meglio, Cecile Charles, Elise Martin, Julie Havas, Arnauld Gbenou, Jean-Daniel Flaysakier, Anne-Laure Martin, Sibille Everhard, Enora Laas, Nicolas Chopin, Laurence Vanlemmens, Christelle Jouannaud, Christelle Levy, Olivier Rigal, Marion Fournier, Patrick Soulie, Florian Scotte, Barbara Pistilli, Agnes Dumas, Gwenn Menvielle, Fabrice André, Stefan Michiels, Sarah Dauchy, and Ines Vaz-Luis

these, cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is extremely common and persistent. 5 – 8 Compared with fatigue experienced by individuals without cancer, CRF is described as more intense, distressing, and less responsive to rest. 9 – 11 Its manifestations can

Full access

Uptake of Recommendations for Posttreatment Cancer-Related Fatigue Among Breast Cancer Survivors

Antonio Di Meglio, Cecile Charles, Elise Martin, Julie Havas, Arnauld Gbenou, Jean-Daniel Flaysakier, Anne-Laure Martin, Sibille Everhard, Enora Laas, Nicolas Chopin, Laurence Vanlemmens, Christelle Jouannaud, Christelle Levy, Olivier Rigal, Marion Fournier, Patrick Soulie, Florian Scotte, Barbara Pistilli, Agnes Dumas, Gwenn Menvielle, Fabrice André, Stefan Michiels, Sarah Dauchy, and Ines Vaz-Luis

these, cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is extremely common and persistent. 5 – 8 Compared with fatigue experienced by individuals without cancer, CRF is described as more intense, distressing, and less responsive to rest. 9 – 11 Its manifestations can

Full access

Cancer-Related Fatigue: Definitions and Clinical Subtypes

Barbara F. Piper and David Cella

I ncreasing attention is being given to exploring whether fatigue in patients with cancer experiencing similar symptoms can be classified or grouped into specific clinically significant subtypes. Various methods have been used to classify these

Full access

HSR24-164: Predicting Treatment-Related Fatigue in the Context of Lymphoma and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

Steve E. Kalloger, Amanda Watson, Shawn Sajkowski, Natacha Bolaños, and Lorna Warwick

Introduction: Cancer related fatigue (CRF) is highly prevalent with significant impact on patient well-being, yet remains significantly under-reported in clinic and is a poorly understood phenomenon. In this study we sought to build a predictive

Full access

Implementing the Fatigue Guidelines at One NCCN Member Institution: Process and Outcomes

Tami Borneman, Barbara F. Piper, Virginia Chih-Yi Sun, Marianna Koczywas, Gwen Uman, and Betty Ferrell

-Related Fatigue Clinical Practice Guidelines, version 3 . 2007 . Available at : www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/PDF/fatigue.pdf . Accessed December 5, 2006 . 2. NIH State-of-the-Science Statement on symptom management in cancer: pain

Full access

Computer/Online-Mediated Social Support for Cancer-Related Fatigue

Nina Wagner-Johnston

Treatment for Cancer-Related Fatigue Overview The NCCN Cancer-Related Fatigue Panel defines the condition as “a distressing, persistent, subjective sense of tiredness or exhaustion related to cancer or cancer treatment that is not

Full access

QIM19-145: Overcoming a Barrier to Exercise With the James Exercise Program Quality Initiative With Surgical Oncology Nursing

Cari Utendorf, Tiffany Stump, Sara Wolfe, Lynne Brophy, Jennie Gerardi, and Karen Hock

for cancer survivors, only 20%–30% of them will be active after cancer treatment (Rock et al, CA Cancer J Clin 2012). The known barriers to exercise in oncology are lack of patient education, lack of knowledge, fatigue, decreased motivation, and