The phenomenon of chemo brain.

  title={The phenomenon of chemo brain.},
  author={Kari Staat and Milena Segatore},
  journal={Clinical journal of oncology nursing},
  volume={9 6},
During and following chemotherapy, some patients experience difficulties with memory, attention, and other aspects of cognitive function. This constellation of deficits commonly is referred to as chemo brain. Although the phenomenon is not understood completely, it is assuming greater significance as cancer survival improves. Return to prediagnosis levels of domestic, employment, and academic activity is expected in most survivors. Advances in basic, imaging, and clinical sciences are beginning… CONTINUE READING


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