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Namrata Vijayvergia, Prashant C. Shah, and Crystal S. Denlinger

study of JBR.10 participants, global QOL declined in both the observation and chemotherapy arms, with both groups experiencing high symptom burden related to fatigue and postsurgical pain. A higher proportion of patients in the observation arm reported

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Daniel C. McFarland, Kelly M. Shaffer, Heather Polizzi, John Mascarenhas, Marina Kremyanskaya, Jimmie Holland, and Ronald Hoffman

physical symptom burden that has been shown to adversely affect their quality of life and psychological outcomes. 2 , 3 Although it is known that patients with MPNs report frequent fatigue, early satiety, or pruritus depending on their MPN type and

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Alexandra K. Zaleta, Melissa F. Miller, Julie S. Olson, Eva Y.N. Yuen, Thomas W. LeBlanc, Craig E. Cole, Shauna McManus, and Joanne S. Buzaglo

quality of life (QoL), including fatigue, pain, breathlessness, muscle weakness, and peripheral neuropathy, 11 , 12 which can negatively impact work, social, and familial roles. 13 Research has shown patients with MM experience greater symptom burden and

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Jesse D. Troy, Carlos M. de Castro, Mary Ruth Pupa, Greg P. Samsa, Amy P. Abernethy, and Thomas W. LeBlanc

patient-reported distress might correlate with disease activity, given that it reflects how patients are feeling, perhaps beyond what is measurable in routine laboratory assessments (eg, fatigue is known to correlate poorly with hemoglobin levels). 12

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Crystal S. Denlinger and Andrea M. Barsevick

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functioning of elderly cancer patients prior to diagnosis and following initial treatment . Nurs Res 2001 ; 50 : 222 – 232 . 23 Deimling GT Bowman KF Wagner LJ . The effects of cancer-related pain and fatigue on functioning of older adult, long

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Cindy Railton, Sasha Lupichuk, Jennifer McCormick, Lihong Zhong, Jenny Jaeeun Ko, Barbara Walley, Anil A. Joy, and Janine Giese-Davis

interview (≥55 vs <55 years); (2) residence (urban/nonurban); (3) ET plan (yes/no); current symptoms, including (4) fatigue, (5) hot flashes, and (6) vaginal dryness (yes/no); (7) time since diagnosis (months); and (8) discharge status (cancer center

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Chunkit Fung, Paul C. Dinh Jr, Sophie D. Fossa, and Lois B. Travis

-related complications, including second malignant neoplasms (SMNs), cardiovascular disease (CVD), ototoxicity, neurotoxicity, nephrotoxicity, pulmonary toxicity, hypogonadism, infertility, anxiety, depression, cognitive impairment, and chronic cancer-related fatigue

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Lois Ramondetta

Odors 24 Fatigue 25 , 26 Pain 27 , 28 Constipation 27 Unfortunately, patients with cervical cancer, because of its association with low socioeconomic status, are often without the extensive social and clinical supportive services that are

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Apostolia M. Tsimberidou, Alexandra M. Adamopoulos, Yang Ye, Sarina Piha-Paul, Filip Janku, Siqing Fu, David Hong, Gerald S. Falchook, Aung Naing, Jennifer Wheler, Adoneca Fortier, Razelle Kurzrock, and Kenneth R. Hess

fatigue (n=22), nausea (n=14), anorexia (n=9), and thrombocytopenia (n=7) ( Table 3 ). Grade 3 toxicities were fatigue (n=3), thrombocytopenia (n=1), neutropenia (n=3), hypertension (n=1), and decreased white blood cell count (n=1). Two patients

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Gabrielle B. Rocque, Richard A. Taylor, Aras Acemgil, Xuelin Li, Maria Pisu, Kelly Kenzik, Bradford E. Jackson, Karina I. Halilova, Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, Karen Meneses, Yufeng Li, Michelle Y. Martin, Carol Chambless, Nedra Lisovicz, Mona Fouad, Edward E. Partridge, Elizabeth A. Kvale, and the Patient Care Connect Group

distress at initial assessment were pain (408 of 5,254 cases reporting a cause of distress), balance/mobility difficulties (404 cases), and fatigue (399 cases; Figure 2A ). This breakdown was similar for formal and informal DTs. Patients with distress