Factors associated with return to work after breast cancer treatment.

  title={Factors associated with return to work after breast cancer treatment.},
  author={Aina Johnsson and Tommy Fornander and Mariann Olsson and Marianne Nystedt and Hemming Johansson and Lars Erik Rutqvist},
  journal={Acta oncologica},
  volume={46 1},
Relatively few studies have addressed problems regarding return to work after primary treatment for early-stage breast cancer. The purpose of this study was to investigate whether socio-economic and treatment-related factors were associated with problems of returning to work among pre-menopausal women included in a randomized trial of adjuvant endocrine therapy. The duration of all endocrine treatments in the trial was two years. At 24 months after randomization 35 of the 222 recurrence-free… CONTINUE READING