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"I'm 100% for it! I'm a convert!": women's experiences of a yoga programme during treatment for gynaecological cancer; an interpretative phenomenological analysis.
To explore patients' experiences of taking part in a yoga intervention while undergoing treatment for gynaecological cancer. Sixteen women (age range 31-79 years; mean age 60) participated in focus groups based on a ...
Synovial sarcoma of the vulva: a case report.
INTRODUCTION: Contrary to its name, synovial sarcoma does not arise from the synovial membrane but from multipotent stem cells and can present in any part of the body. Very few cases of vulval synovial sarcoma have been ...
Comparing the experience of enhanced recovery programme for gynaecological patients undergoing laparoscopic versus open gynaecological surgery: a prospective study.
Background: Enhanced recovery has been shown to improve patients' experience after surgery. There are no previous studies comparing patients' experience between those undergoing laparoscopic and open gynaecological surgery. ...
Preoperative serum albumin is an independent prognostic predictor of survival in ovarian cancer.
Ovarian cancer is associated with high mortality due to asymptomatic nature of the disease and advance stage at presentation. In advanced stages, it is associated with cachexia and ascites leading to malnutrition. Nutritional ...
Experiences of enhanced recovery after surgery in general gynaecology patients:An interpretative phenomenological analysis.
There is little qualitative research exploring non-cancer gynaecology patients' experiences of enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) protocols. Seven women participated in audio-recorded interviews, discussing their ...
Eag and HERG potassium channels as novel therapeutic targets in cancer.
Voltage gated potassium channels have been extensively studied in relation to cancer. In this review, we will focus on the role of two potassium channels, Ether à-go-go (Eag), Human ether à-go-go related gene (HERG), in ...