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Descriptive Studies

Descriptive Studies survey patients about their pain, fatigue, quality of life and preferences regarding symptom control. Health care professionals are surveyed about their attitudes and practices related to symptom management at all stages of disease progression. Other topics include end-of-life pain management practices and the effects of patients' pain on their caregivers.

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