Health-related quality of life and symptom management research sponsored by the National Cancer Institute.

Conference Paper

For almost 30 years, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has sponsored health-related quality-of-life (HRQOL) measures in cancer research as a means of including the patient's experience. The scope of NCI's research in symptom management and HRQOL is described with attention to its evolution over time and the next steps, through the Clinical Trials Working Group Recommendations.

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Cited Authors

  • Minasian, LM; O'Mara, AM; Reeve, BB; Denicoff, AM; Kelaghan, J; Rowland, JH; Trimble, EL; National Cancer Institute,

Published Date

  • November 10, 2007

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 25 / 32

Start / End Page

  • 5128 - 5132

PubMed ID

  • 17991932

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1527-7755

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2007.12.6672

Conference Location

  • United States