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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

resulted in an expanding population of breast cancer survivors. Both the cancer diagnosis itself and the treatment-related side effects could influence patients' health-related quality of life (HRQoL). 3 – 5 Improving HRQoL has been an important goal for

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

, increased body weight, health-related physical fitness, and health-related quality of life (HRQoL). 1 Although results of the effectiveness of community-based exercise programs have recently been published, 2 – 8 effective translation of this research into

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Sriman Swarup, Anita Sultan, Nusrat Jahan, Upama Sharma, Nimesh Adhikari, Yin M. Myat, Ye Aung, Myo H. Zaw and Kyaw Z. Thein

effects that can limit tolerance amongst patients. We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCT) to determine the risk of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) events in patients with advanced solid tumors

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Miguel Quirch, Sriman Swarup, Anita Sultan, Wai L. Thein, Zayar M. Oo, Nyein H. Yu, Myo H. Zaw, Donald P. Quick and Kyaw Z. Thein

randomized controlled trials (RCTs) to determine the risk of hematologic toxicities and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) events associated with ibrutinib. Methods: We performed a comprehensive literature search using MEDLINE, EMBASE databases, and

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Arkadiusz Spychala, Michal Oko, Olga Zając-Spychala and Witold Kycler

-effects of proposed therapy. Aim: The aim of this prospective, longitudinal study was to investigate whether cancer patients’ level of knowledge about their disease and treatment was associated with their health-related quality of life (HRQOL), particularly

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Julia C. Shih and Anthony J. Olszanski

over the past decade with the addition of small-molecule biologics. 1 Possibly in part because intravenous medications are often perceived to increase medical complications, inconvenience, cost, and poor quality-of-life (QoL), studies have confirmed

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Mindy E. Goldman

as better survival outcomes, in those who received goserelin. Treatment Options for Hot Flashes Breast cancer survivors should be screened regularly for menopausal symptoms disruptive to quality of life, according to the NCCN Guidelines for

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Elisabeth Kenne Sarenmalm, Salmir Nasic, Cecilia Håkanson, Joakim Öhlén, Eva Carlsson, Monica E. Pettersson and Richard Sawatzky

and is associated with worse health-related quality of life (HRQoL), 2 poorer adherence to treatment recommendations, 3 and poorer survival in patients with cancer. 4 Yet, evidence indicates that heightened distress often goes unrecognized. 5 NCCN

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Rachana Yendala, Kyaw Thein, Sriman Swarup, Anita Sultan, Somedeb Ball, Miguel Quirch, Myo H. Zaw, Yin M. Myat and Catherine Jones

Background: Pain, fatigue, hot flushes, and rash significantly contribute to quality of life in breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. Hormone receptor-positive breast cancer is a common entity among women worldwide. In cancer cells, CDK4

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Leslie R. Schover, Ying Yuan, Bryan M. Fellman, Evan Odensky, Pamela E. Lewis and Paul Martinetti

are available for community samples and oncology patients. The Quality of Life in Adult Cancer Survivors (QLACS) scale yielded a summary score from its 47 items measuring global quality of life. 34 , 35 At posttreatment, women rated the Tendrils