Validity and Reliability of the Decision Regret Scale in Cancer Patients Receiving Adjuvant Chemotherapy.

Affiliation

Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychobiology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Barcelona, Spain. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Decisional regret is an indicator of satisfaction with the treatment decision and can help to identify those patients who need more support and evaluate the efficacy of decision support interventions. The objectives of this study are, 1) to evaluate the psychometric properties of the Decision Regret Scale and 2) to analyze the moderating effect of psychological distress on functional status and regret in patients with cancer following adjuvancy.

Keywords

Cancer,chemotherapy,decision regret,functional status,psychological distress,psychometric,

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