Published in Cancer Weekly, September 20th, 2005
"Women with breast cancer are one of the largest groups of cancer survivors," scientists in the United States reported. "This research examined whether breast cancer has a long-term impact on quality of life (QOL) by comparing 5-year disease-free survivors to age-matched controls and by comparing women who sustained a recurrence to disease-free survivors."
"Controls were recruited using the neighborhood control methodology," explained Helgeson and Tomich. "QOL (physical, emotional, social, and spiritual) was assessed during...
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