Effect of exercise training on functional capacity & quality of life in head & neck cancer patients receiving chemoradiotherapy

@inproceedings{Samuel2013EffectOE,
  title={Effect of exercise training on functional capacity & quality of life in head & neck cancer patients receiving chemoradiotherapy},
  author={Stephen Rajan Samuel and G. Arun Maiya and Abraham Samuel Babu and M. S. Vidyasagar},
  booktitle={The Indian journal of medical research},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES Patients with head and neck cancer (HNC) undergoing chemoradiotherapy (CRT) suffer from fatigue causing a decrease in functional capacity and quality of life (QoL). Limited research in the field of exercise training among these patients demanded the need for this study to assess the effects of exercise training on functional capacity and quality of life. METHODS A randomized controlled trial was conducted on 48 patients with HNC undergoing CRT. The exercise group… CONTINUE READING
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