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The Role of Physical Activity in Cancer Prevention, Treatment, Recovery, and Survivorship

This article will review these intersections of exercise and oncology, discuss the known mechanisms by which exercise exerts its salutary effects, and touch upon the future directions of exercise research in the oncology setting.

Survivorship

An increase in exercise led to a significant decrease in the amount of arthralgia reported by breast cancer survivors being treated with aromatase inhibitors.

Survivors of multiple myeloma and pancreatic cancer may have some of the poorest physical health-related quality of life outcomes, according to a new study.

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More than twice as many cancer survivors at risk for cardiomyopathy underwent screening for the condition when exposed to advanced-practice nurse telephone counseling.

ASCO has issued a new online template to assist oncologists with creating survivorship care plans for their patients following active therapy.

ASCO has released guidelines for the prevention and management of symptoms such as anxiety, depression, fatigue, and neuropathies, which affect many cancer survivors.

The introduction of survivorship care plans for cancer survivors may not be a cost-effective use of scarce health care resources, according to the results of a companion study of a randomized controlled trial.

Most community cancer centers are only beginning to measure quality of care and are struggling with the challenge of collecting data while adding services and keeping costs in check, concluded a recent survey by the Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC).

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