Changes over time in the effect of marital status on cancer survival
- Childhood Cancer Survivors Less to Marry. // Pediatrics for Parents;May/Jun2010, Vol. 26 Issue 5/6, p1
The article presents a study on the marital status of childhood cancer survivor, which reveals that childhood cancer survivor adults are 20-25% less likely to marry than their healthy counterparts.
- In the Public Eye. // Urology Times;5/1/2005, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p29
This article focuses on recent developments related to the field of urology. According to a study conducted by Thomas Denberg and colleagues, published in the online edition of the periodical "Cancer," a prostate cancer patient's race and whether he is married seem to influence which type of...
- Letter to the man whose spirit once occupied our cadaver. Gridley, Samantha J. // Linacre Quarterly;Aug2015, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p207
A personal narrative is presented in which the author experiences the death of her cousin's wife due to cancer.
- Pitfalls in comparing breast cancer survival of elderly patients between hospitals without comorbidity or cause of death data. Wear, H.; Pittam, M.; Ravichandran, D. // Annals of Oncology;Oct2010, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p2120
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- The contribution of specific causes of death to mortality differences by marital status in the Netherlands. JOUNG, INEZ M.A.; GLERUM, JACOBUS J.; VAN POPPEL, FRANS W.A.; KARDAUN, JAN W.P.F.; MACKENBACH, JOHAN P. // European Journal of Public Health;1995, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p142
The purpose of this study was to describe the differences in mortality by marital status in the Netherlands in the period 1986â€“1990 for specific causes of death and to estimate the contribution of each specific cause to the differences in total mortality. We have used mortality and...
- Causes of Death in Elderly Prostate Cancer Patients and in a Comparison Nonprostate Cancer Cohort. Newschaffer, Craig J.; Otani, Koichiro // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;04/19/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 8, p613
Deals with a study which explored the underlying causes of death listed for decedents in a population-based cohort of prostate cancer case subjects and compared their patterns of nonprostate cancer deaths among cohorts of men without prostate cancer. Study population; Study variables;...
- To have and to hold. McCarthy, Nicola // Nature Reviews Cancer;Nov2013, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p754
The article presents a study which examines the association of marital status on the survival of cancer patients.
- Childhood and adulthood socioeconomic position across 20 causes of death: a prospective cohort study of 800 000 Norwegian men and women. Naess, Øyvind; Strand, Bjørn H.; Smith, George Davey // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;Nov2007, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p1004
Objective: To assess the impact of childhood and adulthood socioeconomic position (SEP) across 20 causes of death in a large population-wide sample of Norwegian men and women. Methods: Census data on parental occupational class from 1960 and data from the tax register on household income in 1990...
- Death with dementia--the need for better care. Bayer, Antony // Age & Ageing;Mar2006, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p101
Addresses the issue of death caused by dementia in Great Britain. Annual number of people with dementia that die in the country; Types of treatment used for dementia patients; Comparison of patients dying with dementia with cancer patients.