Factors influencing childhood cancer patients to participate in a combined physical and psychosocial intervention program: Quality of Life in Motion.

@article{DijkLokkart2015FactorsIC,
  title={Factors influencing childhood cancer patients to participate in a combined physical and psychosocial intervention program: Quality of Life in Motion.},
  author={Elisabeth M. van Dijk-Lokkart and Katja I. Braam and J. F. Huisman and Gertjan J. L. Kaspers and Tim Takken and Margreet A. Veening and Marc Bierings and Johannes H. M. Merks and Martha Alexandra Grootenhuis and Marry M van den Heuvel-Eibrink and Isabelle C. Streng and Eline van Dulmen-den Broeder},
  journal={Psycho-oncology},
  year={2015},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={465-71}
}
BACKGROUND For a multi-center randomized trial investigating the effects of a 12-week physical and psychosocial intervention program for children with cancer, we invited 174 patients (8-18 years old) on treatment or within 1 year after treatment; about 40% participated. Reasons for non-participation were investigated. METHODS Eligible patients received… CONTINUE READING