Supportive Care in Cancer

, Volume 22, Issue 1, pp 77–78

Erratum to: Initial development of the Symptom Screening in Pediatrics Tool (SSPedi)

  • Deborah Tomlinson
  • L. Lee Dupuis
  • Paul Gibson
  • Donna L. Johnston
  • Carol Portwine
  • Christina Baggott
  • Sue Zupanec
  • Julie Watson
  • Brenda Spiegler
  • Susan Kuczynski
  • Gail Macartney
  • Lillian Sung
Erratum

DOI: 10.1007/s00520-013-1974-5

Cite this article as:
Tomlinson, D., Dupuis, L.L., Gibson, P. et al. Support Care Cancer (2014) 22: 77. doi:10.1007/s00520-013-1974-5
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Erratum to: Support Care Cancer

DOI 10.1007/s00520-013-1945-x

The original version of this article unfortunately omitted a second table (Table 2). Text within the “Results” section should now read: “Several of these items were combined resulting in 25 items (Table 2).” Also, “The final top 15 items were retained (Table 2)”

The following table should be included:
Table 2

Selection of items for a symptom screening tool for children with cancer derived used a nominal group technique

Generated items (N=25)

Number Votes in Nominal Group Technique

Final items (N=18)

Reduced to N=15

(last three items not included)

First vote

Final vote

Moodiness/irritability/anger

8

14

Moodiness/irritability/anger

Pain

16

13

Pain

Feeling disappointed /sad

12

12

Feeling disappointed /sad

Fatigue

14

12

Fatigue

Fear or worry

8

11

Fear or worry

Appearance change

10

10

Appearance change

Nausea or vomiting

13

10

Nausea or vomiting

Sleep problems

8

9

Sleep problems

Constipation

11

9

Constipation

Tingling/neuropathy

8

8

Tingling/neuropathy

Headache

9

8

Headache

Appetite change

8

7

Appetite change

Thinking problems

7

7

Thinking problems

Mouth sores

6

6

Mouth sores

Diarrhea

2

5

Diarrhea

Skin changes

4

5

Skin changes

Mobility problems

2

2

Mobility problems

Weakness

0

2

Weakness

Dizziness

3

0

 

Heartburn

1

0

 

Shortness of breath

0

0

 

Cough

0

0

 

Itchiness

0

0

 

Taste changes

0

0

 

Feeling bloated

0

0

 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Deborah Tomlinson
    • 1
  • L. Lee Dupuis
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Paul Gibson
    • 4
  • Donna L. Johnston
    • 5
  • Carol Portwine
    • 6
  • Christina Baggott
    • 7
  • Sue Zupanec
    • 2
  • Julie Watson
    • 2
  • Brenda Spiegler
    • 8
  • Susan Kuczynski
    • 9
  • Gail Macartney
    • 10
  • Lillian Sung
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Child Health Evaluative SciencesThe Hospital for Sick ChildrenTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Division of Haematology/OncologyThe Hospital for Sick ChildrenTorontoCanada
  3. 3.Department of PharmacyThe Hospital for Sick ChildrenTorontoCanada
  4. 4.Paediatric Haematology/Oncology Program, Children’s HospitalLondon Health Sciences CentreLondonCanada
  5. 5.Pediatric Hematology/OncologyChildren’s Hospital of Eastern OntarioOttawaCanada
  6. 6.Division of Haematology/OncologyMcMaster Children’s Hospital, Health Sciences CentreHamiltonCanada
  7. 7.University of CaliforniaSan FranciscoUSA
  8. 8.Department of PsychologyThe Hospital for Sick ChildrenTorontoCanada
  9. 9.Ontario Parents Advocating for Children With Cancer (OPACC)TorontoCanada
  10. 10.Division of NeurosurgeryChildren’s Hospital of Eastern OntarioOttawaCanada