Preparedness for caring of cancer survivors: a multi-institutional study of medical students and oncology fellows.

TitlePreparedness for caring of cancer survivors: a multi-institutional study of medical students and oncology fellows.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsUijtdehaage, S, Hauer KE, Stuber M, Go VL, Rajagopalan S, Wilkerson LA
JournalJournal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education
Volume24
Issue1
Pagination28-32
Date Published2009
ISSN1543-0154
KeywordsClinical Competence, Cooperative Behavior, Curriculum, Discriminant Analysis, Education, Medical, Graduate, Fellowships and Scholarships, Health Care Surveys, Humans, Neoplasms, Questionnaires, Students, Medical, Survivors, United States
Abstract

Despite recent advances in cancer survivorship knowledge and care, most medical schools lack a comprehensive survivorship curriculum, potentially leaving students ill-prepared for caring of survivors.

DOI10.1111/j.1469-8986.2012.01383.x
Alternate JournalJ Cancer Educ