TITLE

Clinical: The effects of surviving cancer

AUTHOR(S)
Burton, Cathy
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
GP: General Practitioner;5/14/2010, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the National Cancer Survivorship Initiative was launched in 2008 in response to the Cancer Reform Strategy with the aim of co-ordinating a response to this challenge across all care settings. Long-term consequences can arise anything from a few weeks after treatment to many years later. There is however no evidence that the development of late consequences decreases with increasing survival time after treatment.
ACCESSION #
66484319

 

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