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={Laura Q Rogers and Kerry S Courneya and Kevin Robbins and James Malone and Alison Seiz and Lori Koch and Krishna Rao},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2007},
  volume={16},
  pages={19-27}
}
Our study purpose was to determine physical activity correlates and barriers among head and neck cancer patients. Fifty-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. The 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 of physical activity included… CONTINUE READING