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Rotterdam Symptom Checklist for Cancer

Purpose:

To evaluate the distress caused by symptoms in a with cancer using the Rotterdam Symptom Checklist.

Specialty:

Hematology/Oncology, Psychiatry

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, disability and performance, psychological response

ICD-10:

C00-D49

Description:

The Rotterdam Symptom Checklist can be used to measure the distress caused a cancer patient by the symptoms experienced. There are two subscales to measure the psychological and the physical distress. This can be used to monitor patients during and following therapy, and can help target areas for intervention.

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