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Effect of selenium and vitamin E on risk of prostate cancer and other cancers: the Selenium and Vitamin E Cancer Prevention Trial (SELECT).
Selenium or vitamin E, alone or in combination at the doses and formulations used, did not prevent prostate cancer in this population of relatively healthy men. Expand
From cancer patient to cancer survivor : lost in transition : an American Society of Clinical Oncology and Institute of Medicine Symposium
This report of the proceedings of a symposium held in conjunction with the release of the IOM report, From Cancer Patient to Cancer Survivor: Lost in Transition, represents an effort on the part ofExpand
Fatigue in breast cancer survivors: occurrence, correlates, and impact on quality of life.
Characteristics of fatigued breast cancer survivors are identified that may be helpful in elucidating the mechanisms underlying fatigue in this population, as well as directing intervention efforts. Expand
Karnofsky performance status revisited: reliability, validity, and guidelines.
Oncologists may train themselves to use the Karnofsky Performance Status in a standard way, which should increase reliability and validity of the KPS and has implications for patients and research studies that use KPS as a stratifying variable. Expand
Quality of life in long-term, disease-free survivors of breast cancer: a follow-up study.
Long-term, disease-free breast cancer survivors reported high levels of functioning and QOL many years after primary treatment, however, past systemic adjuvant treatment was associated with poorer functioning on several dimensions of QOL. Expand
Life after breast cancer: understanding women's health-related quality of life and sexual functioning.
BCS report more frequent physical and menopausal symptoms than healthy women, yet report HRQL and sexual functioning comparable to that of healthy, age-matched women. Expand
American Cancer Society/American Society of Clinical Oncology Breast Cancer Survivorship Care Guideline.
Recommendations on surveillance for breast cancer recurrence, screening for second primary cancers, assessment and management of physical and psychosocial long-term and late effects of breast cancer and its treatment, health promotion, and care coordination/practice implications are made. Expand
Neurocognitive Performance in Breast Cancer Survivors Exposed to Adjuvant Chemotherapy and Tamoxifen
Examination of neurocognitive functioning among breast cancer survivors exposed to systemic adjuvant chemotherapy suggested that systemic chemotherapy, especially in combination with tamoxifen, can have adverse yet subtle effects on cognitive functioning. Expand
Perceptions of positive meaning and vulnerability following breast cancer: Predictors and outcomes among long-term breast cancer survivors
Results suggest that a cancer diagnosis may lead to enduring feelings of vulnerability as well as positive changes in meaning; however, these perceptions have very different mental health correlates. Expand
Quality-of-life outcomes in men treated for localized prostate cancer.
It is concluded that in addition to general HRQOL, disease-targeted measures must be used to assess outcomes of care in men treated for localized prostate cancer. Expand