Reach out to ENhancE Wellness in Older Cancer Survivors (RENEW): design, methods and recruitment challenges of a home-based exercise and diet intervention to improve physical function among long-term survivors of breast, prostate, and colorectal cancer.

@article{Snyder2009ReachOT,
  title={Reach out to ENhancE Wellness in Older Cancer Survivors (RENEW): design, methods and recruitment challenges of a home-based exercise and diet intervention to improve physical function among long-term survivors of breast, prostate, and colorectal cancer.},
  author={Denise Snyder and Miriam C. Morey and R. Shankar Sloane and Valeda B Stull and Harvey Jay Cohen and Bercedis Peterson and Carl F. Pieper and Terryl J. Hartman and P. Elliott Miller and Diane C. Mitchell and Wendy Demark-Wahnefried},
  journal={Psycho-oncology},
  year={2009},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={429-39}
}
OBJECTIVE Cure rates for cancer are increasing, especially for breast, prostate, and colorectal cancer. Despite positive trends in survivorship, a cancer diagnosis can trigger accelerated functional decline that can threaten independence, reduce quality-of-life and increase healthcare costs, especially among the elderly who comprise the majority of survivors. Lifestyle interventions may hold promise in reorienting functional decline in older cancer survivors, but few studies have been conducted… CONTINUE READING
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