The quality of life trajectory of resected gastric cancer.


BACKGROUND Few studies describe quality of life (QoL) outcomes following gastrectomy for gastric cancer using a validated instrument. The gastric cancer module for the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy system of QoL measurement tools (FACT-Ga) was utilized to determine the changes in QoL following gastrectomy, and during the disease course. METHODS… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jso.22139