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CL Paul, AW Boyes, L O'Brien, AL Baker, FA Henskens, I Roos, T Clinton-McHarg, D Bellamy, G Colburn, S Rose, ME Cox, EA Fradgley, H Baird and D Barker
Abstract
Community-based services such as telephone support lines can provide valuable informational, emotional, and practical support for cancer patients via telephone- or Web-based (live chat or email) platforms. However, very little rigorous research has examined the efficacy of such services in improving patient outcomes.
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Cancer staging, Effectiveness, Cancer, Efficacy, Internet, Epidemiology, Lung cancer, Randomized controlled trial
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