Discussions of life expectancy and changes in illness understanding in patients with advanced cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Life Expectancy
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • Patients with advanced cancer who report recent discussions of prognosis/life expectancy with their oncologists come to have a better understanding of the terminal nature of their illnesses.

publication date

  • July 10, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4981977

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2015.63.6696

PubMed ID

  • 27217454

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2398

end page

  • 403

volume

  • 34

number

  • 20