Return to work in multi-ethnic breast cancer survivors--a qualitative inquiry.

@article{Tan2012ReturnTW,
  title={Return to work in multi-ethnic breast cancer survivors--a qualitative inquiry.},
  author={Foo Lan Tan and Siew Yim Loh and Tin Tin Su and V W Veloo and Lee Luan Ng},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2012},
  volume={13 11},
  pages={5791-7}
}
INTRODUCTION Return-to-work (RTW) can be a problematic occupational issue with detrimental impact on the quality of life of previously-employed breast cancer survivors. This study explored barriers and facilitators encountered during the RTW process in the area of cancer survivorship. MATERIALS AND METHODS Six focus groups were conducted using a semi-structured interview guide on 40 informants (employed multiethnic survivors). Survivors were stratified into three groups for successfully RTW… CONTINUE READING