Erratum


The publisher wishes to apologise for an error that appeared in The information needs and source preferences of women with breast cancer and their family members: a review of the literature published between 1988 and 1998 by C.E. Rees (Journal of Advanced Nursing31(4), 833–841.

On page 838, within the ‘Methodological critique of studies’ section, the second sentence should read:

‘First, several studies (Northouse 1988, Cawley et al. 1990, Hilton 1993, Lerman et al. 1993, Pålsson & Norberg 1995, Perez et al. 1995, Bilodeau & Degner 1996, Chalmers & Thomson 1996, Chalmers et al. 1996, Fridfinnsdottir 1997, Green et al. 1997, Van Wersh et al. 1997, Rees et al. 1998) utilized small sample sizes, e.g. 50 couples, 69, 35 families, 97, 26, 89, 74, 55, 55, 12, 40, 53 and 39, respectively.’

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