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Jennifer M. Hinkel, Edward C. Li, and Stephen L. Sherman

from the malignancy itself. Anemia not only contributes to cancer-related fatigue and other quality of life (QoL) issues but also affects prognosis. From the operational perspective, a patient with cancer who is also anemic may consume more laboratory

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Jamie M. Jacobs, Molly E. Ream, Nicole Pensak, Lauren E. Nisotel, Joel N. Fishbein, James J. MacDonald, Joanne Buzaglo, Inga T. Lennes, Steven A. Safren, William F. Pirl, Jennifer S. Temel, and Joseph A. Greer

-item Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS), 22 with higher scores indicating greater perceived support. Fatigue The severity of cancer-related fatigue and its impact on functioning in the past 24 hours was measured using the 10

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Crystal S. Denlinger, Jennifer A. Ligibel, Madhuri Are, K. Scott Baker, Wendy Demark-Wahnefried, Debra L. Friedman, Mindy Goldman, Lee Jones, Allison King, Grace H. Ku, Elizabeth Kvale, Terry S. Langbaum, Kristin Leonardi-Warren, Mary S. McCabe, Michelle Melisko, Jose G. Montoya, Kathi Mooney, Mary Ann Morgan, Javid J. Moslehi, Tracey O'Connor, Linda Overholser, Electra D. Paskett, Muhammad Raza, Karen L. Syrjala, Susan G. Urba, Mark T. Wakabayashi, Phyllis Zee, Nicole R. McMillian, and Deborah A. Freedman-Cass

play an important role in cognitive deficits after chemotherapy treatment. 2 , 5 , 13 , 29 , 30 In addition, fatigue and depression, common in cancer survivors, may negatively influence cognitive function, although several studies have found that

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Oxana Palesh, Arianna Aldridge-Gerry, Ayhan Ulusakarya, Elisabet Ortiz-Tudela, Lucile Capuron, and Pasquale F. Innominato

. For clinical diagnosis, these difficulties are typically associated with daytime impairment, such as fatigue or excessive sleepiness at least 3 times a week for 30 minutes or more for at least 1 month. Nearly 80% of women undergoing chemotherapy for

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Tarek Haykal, Babikir Kheiri, Varun Samji, Yazan Zayed, Ragheed Al-Dulaimi, Inderdeep Gakhal, Areeg Bala, Jason Sotzen, Ahmed Abdalla, and Ghassan Bachuwa

Foundation, Vienna, Austria). Results: We included 8 RCTs, with a total of 4,106 patients. The mean age was 62, with 66.44% males. Any grade AEs were reported in 72% of patients with the following frequencies: fatigue, 44%; diarrhea, 38%; nausea, 31%; hand

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Yuan-Yuan Lei, Suzanne C. Ho, Ashley Cheng, Carol Kwok, Chi-Kiu Iris Lee, Ka Li Cheung, Roselle Lee, Herbert H.F. Loong, Yi-Qian He, and Winnie Yeo

-specific HRQoL issues relevant to a broad spectrum of patients with cancer. 30 The QLQ-C30 included a global health and QoL domain, 5 functional domains (physical, role, emotional, cognitive, and social), 3 symptom domains (fatigue, nausea and vomiting, and pain

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Rodger J. Winn

-controlled trial . J Clin Oncol 2001 ; 19 : 2865 - 2874 . 2 Berndt E Kallich J McDermott A . Reductions in anaemia and fatigue are associated with improvements in productivity in cancer patients receiving chemotherapy . Pharmacoeconomics 2005 ; 23

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Nisar Ahmad, Denise M. Adams, Jiang Wang, Rajan Prakash, and Nagla Abdel Karim

past medical history presented with right upper quadrant abdominal pain, fatigue, poor appetite, and an approximately 20-lb weight loss over 2 to 3 months. She denied alcohol or illicit drug use. She had smoked half a pack of cigarettes per day for many

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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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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