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Thesis - University Access Only
Master of Science (MS)
Sharon Leech Hofland
cancer nursing, cancer patient attitudes, caring
The objectives of this study are as follows:
1. To describe selected demographic characteristics of patients diagnosed with cancer.
2. To determine what nurse caring behaviors are perceived as most important and least important by patients with cancer.
3. To determine if perceptions of grouped nurse caring behaviors differ according to the patient's sex, employment status, age, educational level, length of time since diagnosis, number of hospital admissions, or perceived level of wellness.
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Cancer -- Nursing
Cancer -- Patients -- Attitudes
Number of Pages
South Dakota State University
Copyright © 1993 Pamila VanMeeteren. All rights reserved
VanMeeteren, Pamila L., "Nurse Caring Behaviors Perceived as Most Important and Least Important by Adult Patients with Cancer" (1993). Theses and Dissertations. 802.