A recent systematic review evaluated whether survivorship care plan delivery has a positive impact on health outcomes and health care delivery for patients with cancer. READ MORE
In patients with cancer who are depressed, a targeted treatment program improves depression and quality of life but does not extend life.
Recent efforts to develop and validate a patient-reported assessment of the quality of palliative cancer care have been successful.
Heightened self-efficacy for symptom management in patients with hematologic cancers prior to undergoing stem cell transplant may be used in improving symptom management and outcomes.
Results of a study identified unmet support needs of survivors of cancer that could be addressed through improved care coordination at a comprehensive cancer center.