A Cognitive Behavioral Intervention for Symptom Management in Patients With Advanced Cancer
Purpose/Objectives: To evaluate the effectiveness of a cognitive behavioral intervention in decreasing symptom severity in patients with advanced cancer undergoing chemotherapy.
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