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Symptom Distress Scale of McCorkle and Young for a Patient with Cancer

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McCorkle and Young developed a scale for measuring symptom distress in patients with cancer. The scale consists of 10 symptoms of greatest concern to the patients with cancer. The authors are from the University of Washington in Seattle.

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