Randomized trial of a physical activity intervention in women with metastatic breast cancer.

@article{Ligibel2016RandomizedTO,
  title={Randomized trial of a physical activity intervention in women with metastatic breast cancer.},
  author={Jennifer A. Ligibel and Anita Giobbie-Hurder and Laura Shockro and Nancy L. Campbell and Ann Partridge and Sara M. Tolaney and Nancy U. Lin and Eric P. Winer},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2016},
  volume={122 8},
  pages={1169-77}
}
BACKGROUND Exercise interventions improve fitness, functional capacity, and quality of life in patients with early-stage breast cancer, but to the authors' knowledge there are few data regarding the feasibility or potential benefits of exercise in women with metastatic breast cancer. METHODS Individuals with metastatic breast cancer were randomized 1:1 to a 16-week moderate-intensity exercise intervention or wait-list control group. Intervention goals included 150 minutes of moderate… CONTINUE READING
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