A randomised controlled trial of a cognitive behavioural intervention for men who have hot flushes following prostate cancer treatment (MANCAN): trial protocol

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A randomised controlled trial of a cognitive behavioural intervention for men who have hot flushes following prostate cancer treatment (MANCAN) : trial protocol. / Yousaf, Omar; Stefanopoulou, Evgenia; Grunfeld, Elizabeth A; Hunter, Myra S.

In: BMC Cancer, Vol. 12, 230, 11.06.2012.

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title = "A randomised controlled trial of a cognitive behavioural intervention for men who have hot flushes following prostate cancer treatment (MANCAN): trial protocol",
abstract = "This randomised controlled trial (RCT) aims to evaluate the effectiveness of a guided self-help cognitive behavioural intervention to alleviate problematic hot flushes (HF) and night sweats (NS) in men who are undergoing prostate cancer treatment. The trial and the self-help materials have been adapted from a previous RCT, which showed that a cognitive behavioural intervention reduced the self-reported problem-rating of hot flushes in women with menopausal symptoms, and in women undergoing breast cancer treatment. We hypothesize that guided self-help will be more effective than usual care in reducing HF/NS problem-rating at post treatment assessment.",
author = "Omar Yousaf and Evgenia Stefanopoulou and Grunfeld, {Elizabeth A} and Hunter, {Myra S}",
year = "2012",
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doi = "10.1186/1471-2407-12-230",
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