During end-of-life care, cancer patients who utilized spiritual, psychology, and social work services received different oncologic treatment.
From 15 to 40 years after diagnosis, pediatric cancer survivors have a roughly 4-fold higher risk of death than the general population, a study suggests.
Patients with de novo metastatic cancer have seen modest improvements in survival over the last 3 decades, according to researchers.
A secondary analysis of CONNECT participants sought to increase the rate of EOLC and advanced care planning among patients with advanced cancer.
Researchers compared several traditional Chinese medicine modalities to determine which may benefit patients with cancer who experience sleep disturbance.
Friends and family, especially parents, are the greatest sources of social support for childhood and adolescent cancer survivors.
Findings support annual breast cancer screening mammography at ages 30-74 for female survivors of Hodgkin lymphoma who received chest radiation.
Researchers investigated potential gaps in understanding of palliative care among nurse practitioners in oncology at a large US-based cancer center.
Clonal hematopoiesis occurs more often in pediatric cancer survivors; is associated with exposures to alkylating agents, radiation, bleomycin.
Physical function remains below that of age-matched controls even five years later.
Experts outline ways in which health care providers and employers can support cancer patients and caregivers in the workplace.
A randomized study sought to demonstrate whether a video-based telemedicine CBT approach would benefit survivors of head and neck cancer experiencing body image distress.
A search for financial assistance for those affected by breast cancer produced this list of organizations that provide up to 8 national and 4 regional grants.
Researchers sought to identify risk factors for early mortality after discharge from acute inpatient rehabilitation.
This review describes specialized programs for adolescent and young adults with cancer and the process undertaken by a US facility to develop its program.
A qualitative study sought to investigate the challenges faced by a surviving parent of dependent children after the cancer-related death of a co-parent.
Researchers sought to determine whether a standardized palliative care consultation system would improve follow-up throughout the duration of a patient’s illness.
Researchers investigated the benefits and drawbacks of pet ownership while coping with cancer and managing treatment.
Researchers at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center conducted a study to determine which diet is better at reducing cancer risk and improving health: keto or plant-based.
To improve long-term health and increase survival, survivors should avoid obesity, follow healthy eating pattern, engage in regular exercise.