Journal of Professional Nursing

Symptom Management through Patient Education 

Dora Mak, RGON, Staff Nurse, Auckland Hospital 

Reference:  Mak, D. (1989). Symptom Management through Patient Education. Nursing Praxis in New Zealand, 4(3) 3-7.


Cancer – the very word is a huge burden to any patient who hears that diagnosis applied to themselves.  The word describes a disease process which may arise in any organ of the body and which may produce a variety of problems or symptoms. Continued…

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