Dose-response relationships between physical activity, social participation, and health-related quality of life in colorectal cancer survivors.

@article{ThraenBorowski2013DoseresponseRB,
  title={Dose-response relationships between physical activity, social participation, and health-related quality of life in colorectal cancer survivors.},
  author={Keith M. Thraen-Borowski and Amy Trentham-Dietz and Dorothy Edwards and Kelli F. Koltyn and Lisa H. Colbert},
  journal={Journal of cancer survivorship : research and practice},
  year={2013},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={369-78}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to examine the relationships between physical activity (PA), social participation, and health-related quality of life (HQOL) in older, long-term colorectal cancer survivors. METHODS Male and female colorectal cancer survivors (n = 1,768), aged ≥65 and ≥5 years post-diagnosis, completed surveys on their current PA, social participation, HQOL, health history, and relevant covariates. Analysis of covariance was used to evaluate the cross-sectional… CONTINUE READING