Home-based exercise to alleviate fatigue and improve functional capacity among breast cancer survivors.

@article{Yuen2007HomebasedET,
  title={Home-based exercise to alleviate fatigue and improve functional capacity among breast cancer survivors.},
  author={Hon K Yuen and David O Sword},
  journal={Journal of allied health},
  year={2007},
  volume={36 4},
  pages={
          e257-75
        }
}
This pilot study examined the efficacy of two home-based exercise programs on alleviating fatigue and improving functional capacity in breast cancer survivors. Participants were randomly assigned into one of three groups: aerobic exercise (AE), resistance exercise (RE), or usual care control (CON). After receiving individualized instruction and training, participants assigned to the AE and RE groups were asked to perform the prescribed exercise(s) 3 times per week for 12 weeks at home. Both… CONTINUE READING

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