Non-Pharmacological Treatment of Cancer-Related Fatigue


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Non-Pharmacological Treatment of Cancer-Related Fatigue
Patients who have cancer often experience side effects such as fatigue that alters their quality of life because of the impact it has on their daily activities. Cancer-related fatigue (CRF) is a subjective feeling of physical, cognitive or emotional exhaustion of fatigue that is persistent, distressing and unrelated to any activity that causes impaired functioning (National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 2011). Fatigue has been described as the most pervasive and debilitating symptom of breast cancer treatment with interference in the interpersonal relationships, family relationships, physical and emotional well-being and the employment of the patients (Downie, Mar Fan, Houede-Tchen,...
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