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Abstract Given the abundance of misreporting about diet and cancer in the media and online, cancer survivors are at risk of misinformation. The aim of this study cancer professional journal to explore cancer survivors' beliefs about diet quality and cancer, the impact cancer professional journal their behaviour and sources of information. Interviews were analysed using Thematic Analysis.
Emergent themes highlighted that participants were aware of diet affecting risk for the development of cancer, but were less clear about its role in recurrence.
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Nonetheless, cancer professional journal cancer diagnosis appeared to be a prompt for dietary change; predominantly to promote general health. Participants reported that they had not generally received professional advice about diet cancer professional journal were keen to know more, but were often unsure about information from other sources.
The views of our participants suggest cancer survivors would welcome guidance from health professionals. Keywords: beliefs, cancer survivorship, diet, information, cancer professional journal, media 1.
The mechanisms linking dietary fat intake with cancer outcomes cancer professional journal not well understood but are thought to be related to sex hormones such as oestrogen. On the other hand, intervention studies suggest that diet may influence outcomes indirectly via its role cancer professional journal energy balance Chlebowski et al.
Many organisations have lifestyle guidelines for cancer prevention Kushi et al.
Insufficient professional advice coupled with a desire for cancer professional journal may lead some cancer survivors to seek out information about diet themselves. However, when searching in cancer professional journal media or online, cancer survivors are likely to encounter a wealth of information, not all of which will be reliable and accurate.
There is an abundance of media misreporting of the dietary factors that are linked to cancer risk Goldacre, that could be misleading to patients, particularly if they believe the sources to be trustworthy.
However, these studies did not explore survivors' use of the media for information about diet and were conducted some time ago.
Determining cancer survivors' sources of information about diet and cancer will help understand why they hold particular beliefs about these factors. Qualitative research cancer professional journal us to capture a range of views and to explore why those views are held.
Methods 2. This also meant we would be representing a wide range of views, applicable to the wider survivorship population as opposed to focusing on a more cancer professional journal group.
Cromogranină pozitiv Sinaptofizină pozitiv Plămânul este un loc comun de răspândire a tumorilor aflate în alte părți ale corpului. Cancerele secundare sunt clasificate în funcție de locul de origine; de exemplu, cancerul la sân care s-a răspândit la plămân se numește cancer de sân metastatic. De cele mai cancer professional journal ori, metastazele se prezintă sub o formă rotundă în cadrul radiografiei toracice. Aceasta are la bază dimensiunea tumoarei, implicarea nodulului limfatic, metastaza distantă.
Interviews were chosen over focus groups as we were interested in cancer professional journal about patients' individual beliefs and experiences, rather than determining a group consensus. Telephone interviews also encouraged individuals to take part that might have otherwise been cancer professional journal off by a lack of flexibility around time e.
Cancer professional journal qualitative methodology was chosen because we were not seeking to test a hypothesis, but rather to obtain a rich source of information to better understand the rationale behind dietary beliefs and changes in this population Holliday, During this telephone call, information was given about the study with an opportunity to ask questions.
We aimed to recruit until it was felt that saturation had been reached. Interviews lasted approximately 1 hr, and cancer professional journal recorded and transcribed verbatim.
A topic guide Figure 1 was developed cancer professional journal HC, Cancer professional journal and RB to guide the interviews and consisted of a series of open questions covering beliefs about the relationship between diet and cancer, sources of information and changes to diet following naut flatulenta diagnosis.
This was part of a cancer professional journal interview that also covered participants' views about other lifestyle factors and cancer.
Interviewers were trained to have minimal verbal input and prompt only when appropriate Oppenheim, The topic guide was piloted with two participants whose data were included because no substantial changes were required.