Physical activity correlates and barriers in head and neck cancer patients

@article{Rogers2007PhysicalAC,
  title={Physical activity correlates and barriers in head and neck cancer patients},
  author={L. Rogers and Kerry S. Courneya and K. Robbins and James Malone and A. Seiz and L. Koch and K. Rao},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2007},
  volume={16},
  pages={19-27}
}
  • L. Rogers, Kerry S. Courneya, +4 authors K. Rao
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Supportive Care in Cancer
  • PurposeOur study purpose was to determine physical activity correlates and barriers among head and neck cancer patients.Materials and methodsFifty-nine (response rate = 91%) head and neck cancer patients from an academic oncology clinic enrolled in a cross-sectional study utilizing chart review and self-administered questionnaire.ResultsThe majority were men (83%) and white (92%) with mean age of 58 ± 12.8 years and mean months since diagnosis of 18.6 ± 51.9. The strongest bivariate correlates… CONTINUE READING

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