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Spiegel et al., 1989: Providing social support, as well as self-hypnosis for pain, increased mean survival time among female cancer patients

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Spiegel, D., Kraemer, H., Bloom, J., & Gottheil, E. (1989). Effect of psychosocial treatment on survival of patients with metastatic breast cancer. The Lancet, 334(8668), 888-891.
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Summary:

Providing women with metastatic breast cancer a weekly support group including self-hypnosis for pain increased mean survival time from 18.9 months to 36.6 months.

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Need

What is the Person Trying to Understand?

What Desired Meaning is At Stake?

What Desired Meaning is At Stake?

What About it?

Approach to Desired Meaning

Approach to Desired Meaning

How?

Psychological Question Addressed

Psychological Question Addressed

Psychological Question Addressed

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Walton & Wilson, 2018