Blacks receiving radiotherapy had lower post-treatment bowel bother than Whites (p <.05) AbstractText: Controlling for baseline QOL, there were some post-treatment disparities in urinary and sexual QOL that suggest the need to investigate whether treatment quality and access to follow-up care is equitable... Keyword: QualityofLife.
... symptoms related to breast cancer or its treatment among breast cancersurvivors (BCS) AbstractText: A cross-sectional study of a random sample ... The study questionnaire included questions on health-related qualityoflife, pain symptoms, and was completed by all women contacted AbstractText ... highly relevant for potential prevention or management without negatively impacting qualityoflife Keyword: Breast cancersurvivor.
Oncology (7) Breast Neoplasms (7), Chronic Pain (6), Allodynia (1), more mentions
... through questionnaires after diagnosis and at 6-, 12-, and 24-month follow-up and compared using linear multilevel regression analyses AbstractText: Women who received ... At 6-month follow-up, women in the SCP group used more additional health care compared ... outcomes in the long-term needs to be further studied Keyword: Cancersurvivorship.
Oncology (6) Neoplasms (3), Endometrial Carcinoma (3), more mentions
AbstractText: Cancersurvivorship is of increasing importance in post-treatment care... breast cancer (BC) diagnosis and its treatment exert on patients' follow-up SH... purpose, self-reported levels and predictors of SH in breast cancersurvivors (BCS) were compared with those of women with no previous ... Scale, Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale and the Menopause-Specific QualityofLife Questionnaire AbstractText: One hundred five BCS (average time since diagnosis ...
Oncology (5), Neuroscience (2), Women's Health (1) Breast Neoplasms (4), Depressive Disorder (2), Neoplasms (2), more mentions
Typical measures of engagement reported in the literature are not meaningful for describing participant activity within the intervention and can be misleading. This research aimed to develop a more meaningful method of measuring engagement in an online cognitive rehabilitation program whilst monitoring treatment fidelity AbstractText: A pilot study and randomised controlled trial (RCT) were conducted... Keyword: Cognitive rehabilitation. Keyword: Engagement.
AbstractText: Cancer patients can experience significant distress during their cancer trajectory, which impacts upon clinical outcomes and qualityoflife... concerns and distress, and the impact of distress on clinic outcomes in post-treatment head and neck cancer patients AbstractText: 170 patients attending routine follow-up clinics were prospectively recruited.
Oncology (5) Neoplasms (3), Head and Neck Neoplasms (2), more mentions
... feedback and amplification is the proposed mechanism by which mutuality may shift over time. Survivorship care should include assessment and support of mutuality as a resource to enhance health outcomes and qualityoflife for survivors with long-term caregiving needs and their caregivers. Appropriate questionnaires can be identified or developed to assess mutuality over the survivorship trajectory Keyword: Caregiving.
Oncology (7) Colorectal Neoplasms (3), Neoplasms (2), more mentions
... all patients at some point during their course of treatment or survivorship. These side effects are burdensome and reduce patients' qualityoflife well beyond their cancer diagnosis and associated care treatments. Cancer-related fatigue, insomnia, and cancer-related cognitive impairment are likely to have multiple etiologies that make it difficult to identify the most effective method to manage them.
Oncology (11), Sleep Disorders (3) Neoplasms (8), Breast Neoplasms (3), more mentions
Most adjuvant therapies will lead to increased bone loss and a higher fracture ... Among the adjuvant therapy options for premenopausal patients with breast cancer, endocrine therapy (ovarian suppression) and chemotherapy can result in cancer treatment-induced ... The most recent studies suggest that Caucasian breast cancersurvivors do not have a significantly increased risk of osteoporotic fracture ...
Oncology (16), Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (8), Women's Health (1) Breast Neoplasms (14), Osteoporosis (3), Neoplasms (1), more mentions
... and psychosocial needs, as many are not routinely seen for follow-up under current models of care AbstractText: We conducted a retrospective analysis of early breast cancersurvivors entering an Open Access Follow-Up (OAFU) programme in 2015 ... Patients receiving endocrine therapy and those who had received chemotherapy were more likely to ...
Abstract: Many cancersurvivors experience menopausal symptoms, including female survivors taking aromatase inhibitors or with a ... or chemotherapy, and male survivors who received or are receiving androgen-ablative therapies. Sexual dysfunction is also common in cancersurvivors... related symptoms can increase distress and have a significant negative impact on qualityoflife.
Oncology (4), Men's Health (3), Women's Health (1) Neoplasms (3), more mentions
AbstractText: The qualityoflife of Mexican patients with breast cancer has been studied, but ... published AbstractText: To evaluate and compare female sexuality of breast cancersurvivors treated with three surgical procedures AbstractText: This is a cross ... of active disease after at least 2 years of postoperative follow-up and agreed to complete the FSFI questionnaire during a surveillance ...
Oncology (4), Women's Health (3) Breast Neoplasms (3), Neoplasms (1), more mentions
... characterize patient reported outcomes in older patients following definitive radiation therapy (RT) for oropharyngeal cancer (OPC) AbstractText: Cancer-free head and neck cancersurvivors (>6 months since treatment completion) were eligible for participation in ... seen in this older OPC cohort treated with modern standard therapy was largely favorable, yet a higher symptom group (~35%) with ...
Oncology (4) Oropharyngeal Neoplasms (2), Head and Neck Neoplasms (1), Neoplasms (1), more mentions
AbstractText: Normal tissue morbidity sets the dose limit for radiotherapy (RT) in cancer treatment and has importance for qualityoflife for cancersurvivors. A previous study of prostate cancer patients treated with RT generated clinical data for radiation-induced morbidity measured by anorectal physiological methods and validated questionnaires. Other studies have identified genetic predictors associated with late radiation-induced ...
Hazard ratios for mortality over 14 years of follow-up were estimated for HBI quartiles using Cox proportional hazards models adjusting for education and stratified by ethnicity and stage at diagnosis AbstractText ... Interventions for breast cancersurvivors should address the combination of lifestyle factors on prognosis Keyword: All-cause mortality.
Oncology (8), Women's Health (1) Breast Neoplasms (8), more mentions
... applying validated instruments, the survey covered sociodemographic and disease-related information, decision-making habits, psychological aspects, and qualityoflife AbstractText: We analyzed the complete data of 955 patients visiting face-to-face support groups and 686 ... There were no significant differences in anxiety, depression, and global qualityoflife.
Oncology (2), Neuroscience (1) Prostatic Neoplasms (2), more mentions
... rates of use of traditional and complementary medicines (T&CM) by Australian cancer patients and cancersurvivors and the low numbers of Australian cancer services integrating T&CM... Over half use T&CM in conjunction with conventional cancer therapy... compares to around 70% of UK cancer care facilities offering at least one T&CM therapy.