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Distress status in past week

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term483585
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/02/2015
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The level of distress experienced over the past week.

Distress includes unpleasant experiences of an emotional, psychological, social, or spiritual nature which interfere with the ability to cope.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termCancer Australia
Reference documents:Help on this termNational Comprehensive Cancer Centre 2010. NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology Distress Management: Available at

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Person—distress status in past week Health, Standard 04/02/2015

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