Management of sexual problems in cancer patients and survivors.

@article{Varela2013ManagementOS,
  title={Management of sexual problems in cancer patients and survivors.},
  author={Veronica Sanchez Varela and Eric S Zhou and Sharon L Bober},
  journal={Current problems in cancer},
  year={2013},
  volume={37 6},
  pages={
          319-52
        }
}
As patients with cancer are now living long lives after cancer diagnosis and treatment, there has been a growing need to address specific treatment-related side effects that affect quality of life. In particular, sexuality is one of the most fundamental and complex experiences that is often profoundly affected by cancer treatment. Over the past century, researchers have constructed several models for understanding human sexuality. Within the oncology setting, a more mechanistic model of… CONTINUE READING
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