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Jan 15, 2014 Issue
Methylphenidate for Management of Fatigue in the Palliative Care Setting [FPIN's Clinical Inquiries]
No recent evidence demonstrates that methylphenidate improves fatigue in patients receiving palliative care. Methylphenidate can be used to minimally improve fatigue symptom scores in patients with cancer-related fatigue.
Oct 1, 2009 Issue
Exercise for the Management of Cancer-Related Fatigue [Cochrane for Clinicians]
Aerobic and resistance-training exercise programs lead to decreased overall fatigue and an improved quality of life during and after treatment of cancer.
Fatigue, a common presenting symptom in primary care, negatively impacts work performance, family life, and social relationships. The differential diagnosis of fatigue includes lifestyle issues, physical conditions, mental disorders, and treatment side effects. Fatigue can be classified as secondary...