Increasing cardiomyopathy screening in at-risk adult survivors of pediatric malignancies: a randomized controlled trial.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Volume 32, Issue 35, p.3974-81 (2014)

Keywords:

Adult, Advanced Practice Nursing, Cardiomyopathies, Child, Echocardiography, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Neoplasms, RISK, Survival Rate, Survivors, Telemedicine, Treatment Outcome

Abstract:

To determine whether the addition of advanced-practice nurse (APN) telephone counseling to a printed survivorship care plan (SCP) significantly increases the proportion of at-risk survivors who complete cardiomyopathy screening.