Morbidity associated with "self-rated health" in epithelial ovarian cancer survivors

  title={Morbidity associated with "self-rated health" in epithelial ovarian cancer survivors},
  author={Astrid Helene Liavaag and Anne D\orum and Sophie D Fossa and Claes G{\"o}ran Trop{\'e} and Alv Andreas Dahl},
  booktitle={BMC Cancer},
Epithelial ovarian cancer survivors (EOCSs) frequently report multiple complaints after their treatment. The objective was to study somatic and mental morbidity in EOCSs associated with their Self- Rated Health (SRH) assessed by a single item. Findings were compared to age-matched controls from the general population. In a cross -sectional follow-up design 189/287 (66%) EOCSs treated at The Norwegian Radiumhospital 1979–2003 responded to a mailed questionnaire on demographic data, and somatic… CONTINUE READING


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