Impact of childhood cancer on maternal employment in Japan.

  title={Impact of childhood cancer on maternal employment in Japan.},
  author={Hiromi Okada and Mitsue Maru and Rumi Maeda and Fuminori Iwasaki and Masayuki Nagasawa and Miyako Takahashi},
  journal={Cancer nursing},
  volume={38 1},
BACKGROUND Family members of children with cancer experience various long-term effects as a result of cancer diagnosis and treatment. Therefore, comprehensive and long-term support is needed. As the employment rate of women has increased in recent years, support for working mothers with children diagnosed with cancer is also required. OBJECTIVE We investigated the following issues and relevant changes that working mothers of children diagnosed with cancer must deal with: (1) work change, (2… CONTINUE READING