Grant-in-Aid for Research Activity Start-up
To develop nurse-support program for caregiver of recurrent cancer patient who hospitalized in general ward, we investigated the content of care which expert nurses in oncology provide to caregiver of recurrent cancer patient by semi-structured interview. Five care categories were emerged : <precise information gathering andassessment of patient and caregiver><providing quality care for patient><emotional support for caregiver><providing care predicatively><ensuring support system for caregiver>. Future task is to develop nurse-support program and to verify its effectiveness.
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