Caregivers and Co-Survivors
While nearly 70 percent of patients and survivors agreed that working helps in their treatment and recovery, they acknowledged that cancer is accompanied by particular challenges in the workplace.
A novel service model allowed for shorter durations of treatment with radiation, fewer unfinished treatments with radiation, shorter hospital stays and increased use of palliative care.
Sharon L. Bober, director, Sexual Health Program, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, discusses changes in sexual health as they relate to different treatments for cancer.
The approval of Varubi was based on data from several phase 3 trials of the agent in more than 2,500 patients receiving various emetogenic chemotherapy agents.
Electroacupuncture produced larger placebo and smaller nocebo effects than did gabapentin for treating hot flashes among breast cancer survivors.
I wish my doctors knew more about the emotional aspects of cancer and were given more time with me.
More than 4,000 patients, survivors, loved ones, nurses and doctors gathered at Liberty State Park on September 12.
Listening to music before undergoing ambulatory surgery for the diagnosis or treatment of breast cancer lessens patients’ anxiety levels.