Quality of life and menopausal and sexual symptoms in gynecologic cancer survivors: a cohort study.

@article{Vaz2011QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life and menopausal and sexual symptoms in gynecologic cancer survivors: a cohort study.},
  author={A. F. Vaz and Aar{\~a}o Mendes Pinto-Neto and D{\'e}lio Marques Conde and L{\'u}cia Helena Sim{\~o}es da Costa-Paiva and S S Morais and Adriana Orcesi Pedro and S{\'e}rgio Carlos Barros Esteves},
  journal={Menopause},
  year={2011},
  volume={18 6},
  pages={662-9}
}
OBJECTIVES The aims of this study were to investigate the frequency of menopausal and sexual symptoms and the proportion of sexually active women and to assess and identify quality of life (QOL) predictors in gynecologic cancer survivors. METHODS A prospective case series following a cohort of women under radiation therapy was conducted, including 107 women (aged 21-75 y) with gynecologic cancer (cervical or endometrial cancer) who underwent pelvic radiotherapy in the Radiotherapy Division of… CONTINUE READING

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