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Qualitative study of men's perceptions of why treatment delays occur in the UK for those with testicular cancer.

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BACKGROUND: Many studies (but not all) have shown that for men with testicular cancer a longer treatment delay is associated with additional treatments, greater morbidity, and shorter survival. AIM: This paper explores patients' perspectives on why treatment delays occur. DESIGN: Qualitative study using narrative interviews SETTING: Interviews in patient's homes throughout the United Kingdom (UK). METHOD: Interviews with a maximum variation sample of 45 men with testicular cancer, recruited ...

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Journal:
The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners
Volume:
54
Issue:
498
Pages:
25-32
Publication date:
2004-01-05
EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
URN:
uuid:9934c994-dfe6-496c-9dcd-a57aa29c99ff
Source identifiers:
220704
Local pid:
pubs:220704

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