The implementation of an oncologist referred, exercise self-management program for older breast cancer survivors.

@article{Damush2006TheIO,
  title={The implementation of an oncologist referred, exercise self-management program for older breast cancer survivors.},
  author={Teresa M. Damush and Anthony Perkins and Kathy Miller},
  journal={Psycho-oncology},
  year={2006},
  volume={15 10},
  pages={
          884-90
        }
}
BACKGROUND With increased breast cancer survivor rates among older women, the negative outcomes of breast cancer treatment may linger for years. METHOD We designed and implemented an oncologist referred, exercise self-management program to increase physical activity and health-related quality of life using a pretest-posttest, single group design. We recruited 34 breast cancer survivors seen for a follow-up oncology visit at two university cancer treatment centers. Women with a mean age of 59… CONTINUE READING

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