Health-related quality of life after treatment for malignant bone tumors: a follow-up study in China.

@article{Sun2012HealthrelatedQO,
  title={Health-related quality of life after treatment for malignant bone tumors: a follow-up study in China.},
  author={Yong-jian Sun and Yan-Jun Hu and Dan Jin and Jian-wei Li and Bin Yu},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2012},
  volume={13 7},
  pages={
          3099-102
        }
}
AIM We conducted the present study to assess health-related quality of life (HRQoL) among bone cancer patients after surgical treatment in one large teaching hospitals in China, and assess the risk factors for improving the physical or mental HRQoL. METHODS 344 eligible adult patients who were admitted to the hospital with malignant bone tumors during the period of Jun. 2008 to Dec. 2011, and a reference group with 361 health cases was recruited in the same hospital during the same period… CONTINUE READING

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