Critical appraisal:Given C, Given B, Rahbar M, Jeon S, McCorkle R, Cimprich B, et al 2004

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Given C, Given B, Rahbar M, Jeon S, McCorkle R, Cimprich B, et al. Effect of a cognitive behavioral intervention on reducing symptom severity during chemotherapy. J Clin Oncol 2004 Feb 1;22(3):507-16 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14752074.


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Only 1/3 of the group studied had lung cancer and pain is not measured or reported as a separate symptom. Nonetheless the paper itself is an interesting read about effect of CBT more broadly


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Prof Matthew Peters MD FRACP


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Article
Given C, Given B, Rahbar M, Jeon S, McCorkle R, Cimprich B, et al. Effect of a cognitive behavioral intervention on reducing symptom severity during chemotherapy. J Clin Oncol 2004 Feb 1;22(3):507-16 Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14752074.
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Guidelines:Lung cancer/Treatment/Non-small-cell stage IV inoperable
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