Xin Shelley Wang

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Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical factors associated with cancer-related fatigue in patients being treated for leukemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:1319-28. 2002
  2. pmc Serum sTNF-R1, IL-6, and the development of fatigue in patients with gastrointestinal cancer undergoing chemoradiation therapy
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:699-705. 2012
  3. pmc Stereotactic body radiation therapy for management of spinal metastases in patients without spinal cord compression: a phase 1-2 trial
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lancet Oncol 13:395-402. 2012
  4. pmc Serum interleukin-6 predicts the development of multiple symptoms at nadir of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 113:2102-9. 2008
  5. pmc Pathophysiology of cancer-related fatigue
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:11-20. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Validation and application of a module of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory for measuring multiple symptoms in patients with gastrointestinal cancer (the MDASI-GI)
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 116:2053-63. 2010
  7. pmc Impact of cultural and linguistic factors on symptom reporting by patients with cancer
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 1450, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:732-8. 2010
  8. pmc Inflammatory cytokines are associated with the development of symptom burden in patients with NSCLC undergoing concurrent chemoradiation therapy
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 24:968-74. 2010
  9. pmc Prognostic value of symptom burden for overall survival in patients receiving chemotherapy for advanced nonsmall cell lung cancer
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer 116:137-45. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Assessment of fatigue in cancer patients and community dwellers: validation study of the Filipino version of the brief fatigue inventory
    Tito R Mendoza
    Department of Symptom Research, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Oncology 79:112-7. 2010

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Publications52

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical factors associated with cancer-related fatigue in patients being treated for leukemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:1319-28. 2002
    ..To describe fatigue severity, fatigue interference, and associated factors in hematologic malignancies...
  2. pmc Serum sTNF-R1, IL-6, and the development of fatigue in patients with gastrointestinal cancer undergoing chemoradiation therapy
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:699-705. 2012
    ..0001). This longitudinal study suggests a role for over-expressed sTNF-R1 and IL-6 in the development of fatigue and other severe sickness symptoms during CXRT in patients with colorectal or esophageal cancer...
  3. pmc Stereotactic body radiation therapy for management of spinal metastases in patients without spinal cord compression: a phase 1-2 trial
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lancet Oncol 13:395-402. 2012
    ..We investigated the clinical benefit of SBRT for managing spinal metastases and reducing cancer-related symptoms...
  4. pmc Serum interleukin-6 predicts the development of multiple symptoms at nadir of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 113:2102-9. 2008
    ..However, the mechanism underlying the development of multiple symptoms has not been established...
  5. pmc Pathophysiology of cancer-related fatigue
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:11-20. 2008
    ..Pathophysiologic research in CRF could be applied in the clinic to improve CRF diagnosis and to enable administration of mechanism-driven interventions. A targeted intervention study with CRF as a primary end point also would be useful...
  6. doi request reprint Validation and application of a module of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory for measuring multiple symptoms in patients with gastrointestinal cancer (the MDASI-GI)
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 116:2053-63. 2010
    ..The authors report the development of an MDASI module for use in patients with gastrointestinal (GI) cancer (the MDASI-GI)...
  7. pmc Impact of cultural and linguistic factors on symptom reporting by patients with cancer
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Unit 1450, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:732-8. 2010
    ..In multinational clinical trials, cultural and linguistic variations in patient-reported outcomes instruments could confound the interpretation of study results...
  8. pmc Inflammatory cytokines are associated with the development of symptom burden in patients with NSCLC undergoing concurrent chemoradiation therapy
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 24:968-74. 2010
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  9. pmc Prognostic value of symptom burden for overall survival in patients receiving chemotherapy for advanced nonsmall cell lung cancer
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer 116:137-45. 2010
    ..However, translating patient-reported outcomes into useful prognostic information for individual patients has been problematic...
  10. doi request reprint Assessment of fatigue in cancer patients and community dwellers: validation study of the Filipino version of the brief fatigue inventory
    Tito R Mendoza
    Department of Symptom Research, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Oncology 79:112-7. 2010
    ..We developed and validated a Filipino language version of the Brief Fatigue Inventory (BFI-F) for describing the prevalence and severity of fatigue among Filipino patients with cancer...
  11. pmc Measuring the symptom burden of lung cancer: the validity and utility of the lung cancer module of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory
    Tito R Mendoza
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1450, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Oncologist 16:217-27. 2011
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  12. pmc Levels of symptom burden during chemotherapy for advanced lung cancer: differences between public hospitals and a tertiary cancer center
    Charles S Cleeland
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:2859-65. 2011
    ..We compared risk factors for high disease- and treatment-related symptom burden over 15 weeks of therapy in medically underserved patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer and in patients treated at a tertiary cancer center...
  13. ncbi request reprint A cytokine-based neuroimmunologic mechanism of cancer-related symptoms
    Bang Ning Lee
    Department of Hematopathology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neuroimmunomodulation 11:279-92. 2004
    ..These concepts open exciting new avenues for translational research in the pathophysiology and treatment of cancer-related symptoms...
  14. ncbi request reprint Chinese version of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory: validation and application of symptom measurement in cancer patients
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Division of Internal Medicine, Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 101:1890-901. 2004
    ..Because disease-related and treatment-related symptoms most often occur in clusters, there is a global need for a standardized multiple-symptom assessment tool...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adequacy of cancer pain management in a Japanese Cancer Hospital
    Toru Okuyama
    Department of Symptom Research, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 34:37-42. 2004
    ..Pain is one of the most frequent and deleterious symptoms in cancer patients. This study was carried out to investigate the adequacy of pain management at the National Cancer Center Hospital East, Japan...
  16. pmc Phase 1/2 trial of single-session stereotactic body radiotherapy for previously unirradiated spinal metastases
    Amit K Garg
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Cancer 118:5069-77. 2012
    ..In this phase 1/2 study, the authors tested the hypothesis that single-fraction stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for previously unirradiated spinal metastases is a safe, feasible, and efficacious treatment approach...
  17. pmc Automated symptom alerts reduce postoperative symptom severity after cancer surgery: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Charles S Cleeland
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Symptom Research, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 1450, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:994-1000. 2011
    ..This study examined whether at-home symptom monitoring plus feedback to clinicians about severe symptoms contributes to more effective postoperative symptom control...
  18. ncbi request reprint Japanese version of the MD Anderson Symptom Inventory: a validation study
    Toru Okuyama
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:1093-104. 2003
    ..Both factor analysis and cluster analysis showed the consistency of the statistical structure of the English and Japanese versions, indicating the cross-cultural validity of the scale...
  19. pmc Acute cognitive impairment in patients with multiple myeloma undergoing autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant
    Desiree Jones
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Cancer 119:4188-95. 2013
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  20. pmc Subclinical pretreatment sensory deficits appear to predict the development of pain and numbness in patients with multiple myeloma undergoing chemotherapy
    Elisabeth G Vichaya
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 71:1531-40. 2013
    ..g., pain and numbness) in patients with MM undergoing treatment with chemotherapy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Validation study of the Chinese version of the Brief Fatigue Inventory (BFI-C)
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:322-32. 2004
    ..The BFI-C is a valid, reliable instrument to measure the severity and impact of cancer-related fatigue among Chinese patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint The association between symptom burdens and utility in Chinese cancer patients
    Ya Chen Tina Shih
    Section of Health Services Research, Department of Biostatistics and Applied Mathematics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Qual Life Res 15:1427-38. 2006
    ..This study explored the relationship between the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory (MDASI), an instrument measuring the severity of symptoms common to patients with cancer, and utility derived from the SF-36...
  23. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal study of the relationship between chemoradiation therapy for non-small-cell lung cancer and patient symptoms
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:4485-91. 2006
    ....
  24. pmc Does recall period have an effect on cancer patients' ratings of the severity of multiple symptoms?
    Qiuling Shi
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:191-9. 2010
    ..Choosing an appropriate recall period for symptom assessment in a clinical trial is dependent on the design and purpose of the trial...
  25. pmc Assessing persistent cancer pain: a comparison of current pain ratings and pain recalled from the past week
    Qiuling Shi
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:168-74. 2009
    ..Our results provide information that might guide the choice of recall period for cancer clinical trials with pain as a self-reported outcome...
  26. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care in urban areas of China: a survey of 60 oncology clinicians
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, World Health Organization s Collaborating Center on Supportive Cancer Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:125-32. 2004
    ..Results of the survey suggest specific training and research in symptom management that might improve end-of-life care for Chinese cancer patients...
  27. pmc Validation of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory multiple myeloma module
    Desiree Jones
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1450, 77030, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Hematol Oncol 6:13. 2013
    ..We sought to validate a module of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory (MDASI) developed specifically for patients with MM (MDASI-MM)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Fatigue and sleep disturbance in patients with cancer, patients with clinical depression, and community-dwelling adults
    Karen O Anderson
    Department of Symptom Research, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1100 Holcombe Boulevard, Box 221, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 25:307-18. 2003
    ..Although the majority of the psychiatric patients reported sleep disturbance, their sleep disturbance scores were not significantly associated with fatigue severity...
  29. ncbi request reprint Validation study of the Japanese version of the brief fatigue inventory
    Toru Okuyama
    Pain Research Group, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 25:106-17. 2003
    ..Additionally, fatigue severity classification was explored using the BFI-J. The results indicated that the BFI-J is a brief, valid, and feasible measure of fatigue for use with Japanese cancer patients...
  30. doi request reprint Management of spinal metastases from renal cell carcinoma using stereotactic body radiotherapy
    Quynh Nhu Nguyen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 76:1185-92. 2010
    ..To evaluate the outcomes associated with stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) in the management of spinal metastases from renal cell carcinoma (RCC)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Are the symptoms of cancer and cancer treatment due to a shared biologic mechanism? A cytokine-immunologic model of cancer symptoms
    Charles S Cleeland
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Cancer 97:2919-25. 2003
    ..These symptoms include pain, wasting, fatigue, cognitive impairment, anxiety, and depression, many of which co-occur. There is growing recognition that at least some of these symptoms may share common biologic mechanisms...
  32. doi request reprint Assessing the Symptoms of Cancer Using Patient-Reported Outcomes (ASCPRO): searching for standards
    Charles S Cleeland
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:1077-85. 2010
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Filipino version of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory: validation and multisymptom measurement in cancer patients
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research X S W, H G, T R M, C S C, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:542-52. 2006
    ..Cancer patients reported significantly greater symptom severity on multiple items than did the community sample. The MDASI-F is reliable and valid for evaluating cancer-related symptoms and their impact on Filipino cancer patients...
  34. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of spinal reirradiation by using stereotactic body radiation therapy: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center experience
    Amit K Garg
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer 117:3509-16. 2011
    ..The authors review a prospective series of spinal metastasis patients reirradiated with stereotactic body radiotherapy...
  35. doi request reprint Recommendations for including multiple symptoms as endpoints in cancer clinical trials: a report from the ASCPRO (Assessing the Symptoms of Cancer Using Patient-Reported Outcomes) Multisymptom Task Force
    Charles S Cleeland
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 119:411-20. 2013
    ..A representation of changes in multiple symptoms would clarify the impact of treatment and enhance the interpretation of cancer clinical trials for clinicians, patients, and those who make health care policy...
  36. doi request reprint Fatigue and its risk factors in cancer patients who seek emergency care
    Carmen P Escalante
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Ambulatory Treatment and Emergency Care, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:358-66. 2008
    ..74). Although fatigue was not the major reason for an ER visit, single-item fatigue-severity screening demonstrated highly prevalent severe fatigue in sicker EC cancer patients and in those patients who also suffered from other symptoms...
  37. ncbi request reprint Pediatric cancer pain management practices and attitudes in China
    Xin Shelley Wang
    Department of Symptom Research, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:748-59. 2003
    ..10, CI=1.31-3.37), and belief that children are less sensitive to pain (OR=1.96, CI=1.02-3.76). The top barriers to optimal pediatric pain management were identified as fear of opioid addiction and inadequate knowledge of pain management...
  38. pmc Temporal patterns of fatigue predict pathologic response in patients treated with preoperative chemoradiation therapy for rectal cancer
    Hee Chul Park
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 75:775-81. 2009
    ..To investigate whether symptom burden before and during preoperative chemoradiation therapy (CRT) for rectal cancer predicts for pathologic tumor response...
  39. pmc Using group-based trajectory modeling to examine heterogeneity of symptom burden in patients with head and neck cancer undergoing aggressive non-surgical therapy
    Qiuling Shi
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Unit 1450, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:2331-9. 2013
    ..We applied group-based trajectory modeling (GBTM) to describe the heterogeneity of symptom burden among patients with head and neck cancer and to identify subgroups with distinct symptom-development trajectories...
  40. doi request reprint Predictors of significant worsening of patient-reported fatigue over a 1-month timeframe in ambulatory patients with common solid tumors
    Michael J Fisch
    Department of General Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Cancer 120:442-50. 2014
    ..Understanding the determinants of fatigue worsening may help distinguish between different fatigue phenotypes and inform clinical trial designs...
  41. ncbi request reprint Differences in physical performance between men and women with and without lymphoma
    Jeannette Q Lee
    School of Physical Therapy, Texas Woman s University, Houston, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1747-52. 2003
    ..To describe and compare physical performance profiles in men and women with lymphoma with age- and gender-matched controls and to examine relationships among fatigue severity and physical performance in men and women with lymphoma...
  42. ncbi request reprint Taiwanese version of the M. D. Anderson symptom inventory: symptom assessment in cancer patients
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Tainan, Taiwan
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:180-8. 2007
    ..The MDASI-T is a reliable, valid, and sensitive instrument for measuring the severity and interference with daily life of cancer-related symptoms among Taiwanese cancer patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Validation study of the korean version of the brief fatigue inventory
    Young Ho Yun
    Quality of Cancer Care Branch, Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Gyeonggi, Korea
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:165-72. 2005
    ..Our study has shown that the BFI-K is a reliable, valid self-rating instrument in terms of its psychometric properties...
  44. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Taiwanese version of the Brief Fatigue Inventory
    Chia Chin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Nursing, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    J Pain Symptom Manage 32:52-9. 2006
    ..The BFI-T is reliable, valid, and sensitive for measuring cancer-related fatigue severity and interference among Taiwanese cancer patients...
  45. ncbi request reprint Assessment of clinical relevant fatigue level in cancer
    Yoon Jung Chang
    Research Institute for National Cancer Control and Evaluation, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Gyeonggi, South Korea
    Support Care Cancer 15:891-6. 2007
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Assessing cancer symptoms in adolescents with cancer using the Taiwanese version of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory
    Tsui Hwa Tseng
    Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Cancer Nurs 31:E9-16. 2008
    ..This study provides evidence that the MDASI-T is a reliable and valid instrument for measuring cancer-related symptoms in Taiwanese adolescents with cancer...
  47. ncbi request reprint Symptoms in the lives of terminal cancer patients: which is the most important?
    Yong Chol Kwon
    Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Gyeonggi, Korea
    Oncology 71:69-76. 2006
    ..Symptoms other than their primary disease can interfere in the lives of terminal cancer patients. We sought to identify which of these symptoms is most important...
  48. doi request reprint Fatigue in the general Korean population: application and normative data of the Brief Fatigue Inventory
    Young Ho Yun
    Division of Cancer Control, National Cancer Control Research Institute, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Gyeonggi, Korea
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:259-67. 2008
    ..Our findings indicate that comorbidities should be considered when comparing fatigue data from the general population with data from patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' practice and attitudes toward cancer pain management in Korea
    Yeon Soo Jeon
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Saint Vincent s Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, 93 6 Chi Dong, Paldal Gu, Suwon, South Korea
    Support Care Cancer 15:463-9. 2007
    ..The purposes of this study were to assess clinicians' (n = 250) current practices and attitudes about cancer pain management and to identify perceived concerns about and barriers to pain control in urban cancer-treatment settings in Korea...
  50. ncbi request reprint Investigation of common symptoms of cancer and reliability analysis
    Yi Zhao
    Department of Oncology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Dalian Medical University, Dalian, 116011, China
    Chin J Integr Med 13:195-9. 2007
    ..To identify cancer distribution and treatment requirements, a questionnaire on cancer patients was conducted. It was our objective to validate a series of symptoms commonly used in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Validation study of the Korean version of the M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory
    Young Ho Yun
    Quality of Cancer Care Branch, Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Gyeonggi, Korea
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:345-52. 2006
    ..The MDASI-K is a valid and reliable measure for assessing multiple symptoms in Korean cancer patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint Development of a cancer pain assessment tool in Korea: a validation study of a Korean version of the brief pain inventory
    Young Ho Yun
    Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
    Oncology 66:439-44. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to validate the Korean version of the Brief Pain Inventory (BPI-K), a pain assessment tool that has been validated in several languages...