Policymaker (health systems) article

Can case management improve cancer patients quality of life?: A systematic review following PRISMA

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  • Scientific Abstract
Recency, quality and context of the findings
  • Last year literature searched
  • Year Published
  • Quality Rating
    5/10 (AMSTAR rating from McMaster Health Forum)
  • Countries in which studies (included in the synthesis) were conducted
    USA (3); Denmark (1); Switzerland (1); Turkey (1); UK (Scotland) (1)
  • Global/regional focus
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  • Country focus
    USA (3); Denmark (1); Switzerland (1); Turkey (1); UK (Scotland) (1)
  • Low - and middle-income country (LMIC) focus
Additional details about the research
  • Type of document
    Systematic review of effects
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  • Focus
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    Not applicable
  • Health system topic(s)
    Delivery arrangements
    How care is designed to meet consumers' needs
    Case management
    By whom care is provided
    Skill mix - Multidisciplinary teams
    Staff - Continuity of care
    Where care is provided
    Continuity of care
  • Theme
    Optimal aging
  • Domain
    Non-communicable diseases
Publication details
  • Citation
    Yin YN, Wang Y, Jiang NJ, Long DR. Can case management improve cancer patients quality of life?: A systematic review following PRISMA. Medicine. 2020;99(40):e22448.
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