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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 372908, 7 pages
Psychoneuroimmunology-Based Stress Management during Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Early Breast Cancer
1Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
2Massey Cancer Center, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
3North Carolina A & T University School of Nursing, Greensboro, NC 27411, USA
Received 30 January 2013; Revised 7 April 2013; Accepted 11 April 2013
Academic Editor: Ching Lan
Copyright © 2013 Jo Lynne W. Robins et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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