Allan Covens, MD | Authors

Cervical Cancer: Issues of Sexuality and Fertility

September 01, 2003

The importance of quality of lifeduring and after treatment forcervical cancer has been ignoredfor too long. The pervasive attitudethat focuses on cure, withmorbidity an afterthought, is stillparamount in many patients’ and oncologists’minds. However, at the insistenceof patients and families, manyclinicians have recognized and startedto address these issues over thepast 2 decades.