• “Who can I ring? Where can I go?” Living with advanced cancer whilst navigating the health system: a qualitative study

    12 days ago - By Springer

    Abstract
    Background
    People with advanced cancer often experience greater physical and psychosocial morbidity compared to those with early disease. Limited research has focused on their experiences within the Australian health system. The aim of this study was to explore the lived experiences of adults receiving care for advanced cancer.
    Methods
    A qualitative design with a descriptive phenomenological approach was used to explore the lived experiences of people with advanced cancer following their diagnosis. Twenty-three people living with an advanced solid malignancy receiving care were...
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