Some cancers don't degrade survivors' long-term outcomes

10/31/2012 | Nurse.com

Data from the 2010 National Health Interview Survey revealed equal or even better health-related quality of life among breast cancer, prostate cancer and melanoma survivors compared with adults without history of cancer. Cervical, blood and colorectal cancer survivors, along with patients with cancers associated with five-year survival rates under 25%, fared worse in quality-of-life measures, researchers said. The findings appear in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention.

View Full Article in:

Nurse.com

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Assistant General Counsel
Cardinal Health
Columbus, OH
Regulatory Affairs Specialist
Stryker
Mahwah, NJ
Sr. Principal OptoMechanical Engineer - 14000008M2
Abbott
San Jose, CA
Senior Director Medical Affairs
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer - 14000008LR
Abbott
San Jose, CA