Information needs of early-stage prostate cancer patients: A comparison of nine countries

Feldman-Stewart D., Capirci C., Brennenstuhl S., Tong C., ABACIOGLU M. U. , Gawkowska-Suwinska M., ...More

RADIOTHERAPY AND ONCOLOGY, vol.94, no.3, pp.328-333, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 94 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.radonc.2009.12.038
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.328-333
  • Keywords: Early-stage prostate cancer, Patient information needs, Patient education, DECISION-MAKING, MEN, RADIOTHERAPY, SUPPORT, CARE, CHEMOTHERAPY, TRIAL, WANT
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No


Background and purpose: Providing information to patients can improve their medical and psychological outcomes. We sought to identify core information needs common to most early-stage prostate cancer patients in participating countries.