TITLE

Self-reported general health predicted long-term survival

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;10/25/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 19, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a research which found that the results of self-reported health surveys of patients with head and neck cancers predicted long-term survival. The 36-question Short-Form Health survey was used by the patients to assess their own health. The decline in the mean physical component summary scores of the patients is also stated.
ACCESSION #
34781553

 

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