Outcomes of prognostic disclosure: Associations with prognostic understanding, distress, and relationship with physician among patients with advanced cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Comprehension
  • Life Expectancy
  • Neoplasms
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Stress, Psychological
  • Truth Disclosure

abstract

  • Prognostic disclosures are associated with more realistic patient expectations of LE, without decrements to their emotional well-being or the patient-physician relationship.

publication date

  • November 10, 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4737862

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2015.61.9239

PubMed ID

  • 26438121

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3809

end page

  • 16

volume

  • 33

number

  • 32