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This paper reviews the major definitions of cancer survivorship. The current definition of a cancer survivor used in this new journal will consider many of the elements of cancer survivorship as described in these earlier definitions. It is expected that the details of the definition of cancer...
Treatment for TC was related to long-term biochemical cardiovascular risk factors by different pathways: Radiation treatment is followed by elevated serum markers of chronic inflammation and endothelial dysfunction, whereas chemotherapy is followed by the development of atherogenic lipid changes...
Cancer survivors should continue to work with their health care providers to receive age and gender appropriate screening for many types of cancers. Screening for other cancers should also be included in cancer survivorship care plans.
Understanding the unique exercise preferences of bladder cancer survivors may be used to inform the design and delivery of exercise programs in this growing population.
Our findings imply that younger caregivers whose relationship with the survivor can be characterized by the features above can be identified early and might benefit from intervention or additional support to reduce the caregiving stress and depressive symptoms as they carry out their new role as...
Those who perceive themselves as survivors of prostate cancer may derive some benefit in well-being associated with this self assessment.
The cancer registry served as a valuable resource for recruiting one of the largest population-based samples of NHL survivors. The methodology and example of a conceptual framework utilized in this study provide a model for future population-based cancer survivorship research.
It is incumbent on the research community to rigorously evaluate each element of survivorship care plans in order to justify their widespread adoption. Similar approaches can be taken to evaluate other health care delivery questions.
International standards are needed to ensure all survivors have access to expert follow-up care and can benefit from new information that might lead to earlier treatment of late-effects.
Melanoma is an understudied cancer, and the incidence and mortality of this disease are increasing. Describing the long term burden of this cancer and identifying factors that contribute to them will facilitate efforts to develop responsive secondary prevention strategies.
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