Quality of life in adolescent and young adult cancer patients: a systematic review of the literature

  title={Quality of life in adolescent and young adult cancer patients: a systematic review of the literature},
  author={Gwendolyn P Quinn and V{\^a}nia Gonçalves and Ivana Sehovic and Meghan Lorraine Bowman and Damon R Reed},
  booktitle={Patient related outcome measures},
INTRODUCTION Adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer survivors experience many unique challenges and quality of life (QoL) effects that persist beyond cancer diagnosis and treatment. Due to continuous improvements in technology and cancer treatments resulting in improved survival rates, the identification of late effects, survivorship issues, and QoL is moving to the forefront of cancer research. The goal of this systematic review was to identify key psychosocial factors impacting QoL in AYA… CONTINUE READING
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