Comprehensive coping strategy programme (CCSP) v no CCSP with autologous bone marrow transplantation for breast cancer‡

Mean score
Outcomes at 7 daysCCSPNo CCSP Mean score difference (95% CI)
‡BDI = Beck Depression Inventory; STAI = State-Trait Anxiety Inventory; VAS = visual analogue scale. Mean score difference and CI calculated from data in article.
§Difference is not statistically significant.
Nausea (100 mm VAS)19.732.212.5 (1.5 to 23.6)
Fatigue (100 mm VAS)40.950.4 9.5 (−0.9 to 19.8)§
Pain (Gaston-Johansson painometer)7.25.8 1.4 (−2.0 to 4.7)§
Anxiety (STAI)30.740.3 9.6 (5.4 to 13.9)
Depression (BDI)10.312.3 2.0 (−0.9 to 4.8)§