International Journal of Cancer Management

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Palliative Care as the Driving Force for Providing Psychological Comfort to Patients with Cancer: A Hermeneutic Study

Naimeh Seyedfatemi 1 , Marjan Mardani Hamooleh 2 , * , Leili Borimnejad 1 and Mamak Tahmasebi 3
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1 Center for Nursing Care Research, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Cancer Research Center, Cancer Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Cancer Prevention: October 2016, 9 (5); e4516
  • Published Online: October 1, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 28, 2015
  • Revised: December 22, 2015
  • Accepted: September 24, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/ijcp-4516

To Cite: Seyedfatemi N, Mardani Hamooleh M, Borimnejad L, Tahmasebi M. Palliative Care as the Driving Force for Providing Psychological Comfort to Patients with Cancer: A Hermeneutic Study, Int J Cancer Manag. 2016 ; 9(5):e4516. doi: 10.17795/ijcp-4516.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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