This fresh outlook will allow us to develop and test novel with more targeted interventions to decrease symptom burden in cancer patients who are undergoing chemotherapy. – Christine Miaskowski from the University of CaliforniaThe most common symptoms cancer patients reported while undergoing chemotherapy were nausea, difficulty in concentrating, fatigue, drowsiness, dry mouth, hot flushes, numbness, and nervousness. Researchers grouped these symptoms into three key networks: occurrence, severity, and distress. Nausea is categorized as a persistent symptom that compromises a patient’s nutritional status, results in significant psychological distress, harms the quality of life, and can result in the discontinuation of cancer treatment by a study published in journal Nature Scientific Reports. Researchers analyzed the existing data of the symptoms experienced by cancer patients so to help in precise diagnosis. It is of much significant that AI tools are becoming much more accurate and with additional functionalities, it would be easier to predict their symptoms explicitly.
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