Physical exercise and immune system function in cancer survivors

@article{Fairey2002PhysicalEA,
  title={Physical exercise and immune system function in cancer survivors},
  author={A. Fairey and K. Courneya and C. Field and J. Mackey},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2002},
  volume={94}
}
There are a limited number of interventions for cancer survivors following completion of primary therapy that might reduce the risk of cancer recurrence and/or secondary malignancies and increase survival times. It has been proposed that physical exercise may be beneficial by enhancing the anticancer immune system response. The purpose of the current article is to: 1) briefly describe the immune system response to tumors, 2) discuss the impact of anticancer therapy on immune system function in… Expand
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