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A descriptive survey of cancer helplines in the United Kingdom: Who they are, the services offered, and the accessibility of those services.

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Background

There are more than 1500 UK health helplines in operation, yet we have scant knowledge about the resources in place to support the seeking and delivering of cancer‐related telephone help and support. This research aimed to identify and describe cancer and cancerrelated helpline service provision: the number of helplines available, the variety of services provided, and the accessibility of those services.

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This study used online national questionn...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
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10.1002/pon.4293

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; Tropical Medicine
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Psycho-oncology Journal website
Volume:
26
Issue:
8
Pages:
1140-1146
Publication date:
2016-10-05
Acceptance date:
2016-10-06
DOI:
EISSN:
1099-1611
ISSN:
1057-9249
Pubs id:
pubs:705154
URN:
uri:709f9568-217e-4154-9b50-e9ae8c2d1ea6
UUID:
uuid:709f9568-217e-4154-9b50-e9ae8c2d1ea6
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pubs:705154

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