HRV in Oncology and Palliative Medicine

  • Gernot Ernst
Chapter

Abstract

Autonomic nervous system dysfunction is a problem that can be detected in about 50–100 % of patients with advanced cancer (Bruera et al. 1986; Walsh and Nelson 2002; Strasser et al. 2006). It has been described in various primary malignancies (Table 13.1).

Keywords

Cholesterol Fatigued Depression Attenuation Respiration 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gernot Ernst
    • 1
  1. 1.Kongsberg HospitalKongsbergNorway

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