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Effective Translation of Research to Practice: Hospital-Based Rehabilitation Program Improves Health-Related Physical Fitness and Quality of Life of Cancer Survivors

Amy A. Kirkham, Riggs J. Klika, Tara Ballard, Paul Downey, and Kristin L. Campbell

A review of randomized controlled trials by a panel of clinical and research experts confirmed that during and after cancer treatment, exercise is safe and beneficial for reducing many common sequelae of cancer treatment, such as fatigue

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Hairy Cell Leukemia, Version 2.2018, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology

William G. Wierda, John C. Byrd, Jeremy S. Abramson, Seema Bhat, Greg Bociek, Danielle Brander, Jennifer Brown, Asher Chanan-Khan, Steve E. Coutre, Randall S. Davis, Christopher D. Fletcher, Brian Hill, Brad S. Kahl, Manali Kamdar, Lawrence D. Kaplan, Nadia Khan, Thomas J. Kipps, Jeffrey Lancet, Shuo Ma, Sami Malek, Claudio Mosse, Mazyar Shadman, Tanya Siddiqi, Deborah Stephens, Nina Wagner, Andrew D. Zelenetz, Mary A. Dwyer, and Hema Sundar

, HCL is characterized by symptoms of fatigue and weakness, and most patients will present with splenomegaly (symptomatic or asymptomatic) and/or hepatomegaly, pancytopenia, and uncommonly peripheral lymphadenopathy. 2 Additionally, patients may also

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Survivorship in Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer: Challenges Faced and Steps Forward

Namrata Vijayvergia, Prashant C. Shah, and Crystal S. Denlinger

study of JBR.10 participants, global QOL declined in both the observation and chemotherapy arms, with both groups experiencing high symptom burden related to fatigue and postsurgical pain. A higher proportion of patients in the observation arm reported

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Prevalence of Physical Problems Detected by the Distress Thermometer and Problem List in Patients With Myeloproliferative Disorders

Daniel C. McFarland, Kelly M. Shaffer, Heather Polizzi, John Mascarenhas, Marina Kremyanskaya, Jimmie Holland, and Ronald Hoffman

physical symptom burden that has been shown to adversely affect their quality of life and psychological outcomes. 2 , 3 Although it is known that patients with MPNs report frequent fatigue, early satiety, or pruritus depending on their MPN type and

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Symptom Burden, Perceived Control, and Quality of Life Among Patients Living With Multiple Myeloma

Alexandra K. Zaleta, Melissa F. Miller, Julie S. Olson, Eva Y.N. Yuen, Thomas W. LeBlanc, Craig E. Cole, Shauna McManus, and Joanne S. Buzaglo

quality of life (QoL), including fatigue, pain, breathlessness, muscle weakness, and peripheral neuropathy, 11 , 12 which can negatively impact work, social, and familial roles. 13 Research has shown patients with MM experience greater symptom burden and

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Patient-Reported Distress in Myelodysplastic Syndromes and Its Association With Clinical Outcomes: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Jesse D. Troy, Carlos M. de Castro, Mary Ruth Pupa, Greg P. Samsa, Amy P. Abernethy, and Thomas W. LeBlanc

patient-reported distress might correlate with disease activity, given that it reflects how patients are feeling, perhaps beyond what is measurable in routine laboratory assessments (eg, fatigue is known to correlate poorly with hemoglobin levels). 12

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The Challenges of Colorectal Cancer Survivorship

Crystal S. Denlinger and Andrea M. Barsevick

Edited by Kerrin G. Robinson

functioning of elderly cancer patients prior to diagnosis and following initial treatment . Nurs Res 2001 ; 50 : 222 – 232 . 23 Deimling GT Bowman KF Wagner LJ . The effects of cancer-related pain and fatigue on functioning of older adult, long

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Discharge to Primary Care for Survivorship Follow-Up: How Are Patients With Early-Stage Breast Cancer Faring?

Cindy Railton, Sasha Lupichuk, Jennifer McCormick, Lihong Zhong, Jenny Jaeeun Ko, Barbara Walley, Anil A. Joy, and Janine Giese-Davis

interview (≥55 vs <55 years); (2) residence (urban/nonurban); (3) ET plan (yes/no); current symptoms, including (4) fatigue, (5) hot flashes, and (6) vaginal dryness (yes/no); (7) time since diagnosis (months); and (8) discharge status (cancer center

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Testicular Cancer Survivorship

Chunkit Fung, Paul C. Dinh Jr, Sophie D. Fossa, and Lois B. Travis

-related complications, including second malignant neoplasms (SMNs), cardiovascular disease (CVD), ototoxicity, neurotoxicity, nephrotoxicity, pulmonary toxicity, hypogonadism, infertility, anxiety, depression, cognitive impairment, and chronic cancer-related fatigue

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What Is the Appropriate Approach to Treating Women With Incurable Cervical Cancer?

Lois Ramondetta

Odors 24 Fatigue 25 , 26 Pain 27 , 28 Constipation 27 Unfortunately, patients with cervical cancer, because of its association with low socioeconomic status, are often without the extensive social and clinical supportive services that are