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Effectiveness of peer support on health-related quality of life in recently diagnosed breast cancer patients : a randomized controlled trial (2019)


Toija, A., Kettunen, T., Leidenius, M., Vainiola, T., & Roine, R. P. (2019). Effectiveness of peer support on health-related quality of life in recently diagnosed breast cancer patients : a randomized controlled trial. Supportive Care in Cancer, 27 (1), 123-130. doi:10.1007/s00520-018-4499-0


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Publication details

All authors or editors: Toija, Anu; Kettunen, Tarja; Leidenius, Marjut; Vainiola, Tarja; Roine, Risto P.

Journal or series: Supportive Care in Cancer

ISSN: 0941-4355

Publication year: 2019

Volume: 27

Issue number: 1

Pages range: 123-130

Publisher: Springer

Place of Publication: Heidelberg

Publication country: Germany

Publication language: English

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00520-018-4499-0

Open Access: Open access publication published in a hybrid channel

Publication is parallel published (JYX): https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/60503


Keywords: self-help groups; peer support; social support; breast cancer; patients; quality of life; clinical trials

Free keywords: breast neoplasms; control groups; randomized controlled trial; RCT


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Ministry reporting: Yes

Reporting Year: 2019

JUFO rating: 1


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