Policy and outcome studies represent a new area of research in oncology. Understanding the factors that affect quality of life, costs of care, patterns of care, and outcomes in oncology is important to providing comprehensive care. Health services is meant to be both a productive area of research as well as a discipline that improves patient decision making. In sum, Cancer Policy highlights some of the important areas of health services research in oncology.... tool to help detemiine the optimal treatment strategies for cancer patients and to help inform health policy decision-makers ... Susan Kalagher, MS, Mary McCabe, RN, Carol Moinpour, PhD, Bemie J . Oa#39;Brien, PhD, Amold Potosky, PhD, Scottanbsp;...
|Title||:||Cancer Policy: Research and Methods|
|Author||:||C.L. Bennett, Tammy Stinson|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 1998-08-31|