A network analysis was conducted to explore researchers’ perspectives on symptoms related to cancer pain. Eight symptoms clusters with 24 symptoms were identified. Network structure of symptoms related to cancer pain was similar to that reported by patients, indicating that the available research evidence is applicable to patients.

Learning Objective: Describe the application of using network analysis to cluster symptoms related cancer pain


Jia-Wen Guo (Presenter)
University of Utah

Christina Radloff, University of Utah
Susan Beck, University of Utah
Gary Donaldson, University of Utah
Wendy Chapman, University of Utah
Katherine Sward, University of Utah
Lewis Frey, Medical University of South Carolina

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