Published in Cancer Weekly, October 3rd, 2006
According to recent research from the United States, "Regular physical activity reduces the risk of developing colon cancer, however, its influence on patients with established disease is unknown. We conducted a prospective observational study of 832 patients with stage III colon cancer enrolled in a randomized adjuvant chemotherapy trial. Patients reported on various recreational physical activities approximately 6 months after completion of therapy and were observed for recurrence or death."
"To minimize bias by occult recurrence, we excluded patients...
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