A data analysis of electronic health records of pediatric cancer survivors revealed higher risk of CVD and mortality, and a lack of follow-up guideline adherence.
A secondary analysis of data sought to determine the level of sedation for agitated delirium in patients with cancer at the end of life preferred by nurses and caregivers.
An analysis of treatment summaries and survivorship care plans suggests they may be written at a level beyond the reading level of most US adults.
Researchers identified areas of improved outcomes for patients receiving allogeneic blood or marrow transplantation as well as some areas of concern.
Researchers sought to describe symptoms experienced by pediatric patients receiving palliative care based on parent-reported data.
Nurse researchers defined the prevalence and potential risk mitigation for acute ischemic stroke in brain tumor survivors.
Researchers sought to determine when and to what extent survivors of head and neck squamous cell cancers would recover their senses of taste and smell.
As cancer treatments advance and survival rates increase, how is the quality of life among cancer survivors? Outside factors such as employment can play a large role in this. Among patients who are undergoing treatment or have survived cancer, what can the specifics of their occupational status tell us about their quality of life?
A gastrointestinal oncologist offers his insight on the cancer experience, culled from his experience as both a physician and a patient.
A review of the literature identified common deficits in cognitive functioning experienced by survivors of pediatric cancers.
Investigators at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center explored the potential effects of financial concerns on the overall and cancer-specific survival for patients with head and neck cancers.
A team of Danish researchers investigate the relationship between work-related direct UVR exposure and risk for breast cancer in women older than 50.
Investigators sought to determine the efficacy of using electronic PRO systems to monitor and manage symptoms in patients with advanced and metastatic cancer.
Literature review highlights barriers and aids to breastfeeding for breast cancer survivors.
The effect of fertility preservation on reproductive outcomes for breast cancer survivors after their treatment is completed was investigated in this Swedish study.
A review of data from NHANES revealed some surprising findings regarding the quality of cancer survivors’ diet compared with their perceptions of it.
Researchers sought to determine the benefits of longer-term therapeutics for patients with cancer.
Retrospective study demonstrates that outcomes of 2-stage breast reconstruction are stable over the long term, with high patient and surgeon satisfaction.
Researchers describe their 3-step program designed to continue pediatric survivorship care through adulthood.
A reflection on survivorship issues and up-to-date reports on current trends in treatment management.