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An international perspective on integrating physiotherapists in oncology care

Martijn MStuiverabNicole LStoutcAmy MDennettdeCaroline MSpeksnijderfghKristin L Campbell Introduction Cancer and its treatments can result in impairments, which can affect multiple body systems. These impairments restrict physical functioning and participation in activities of daily living and life roles of many patients, consequently limiting their quality of life. Many such impairments are amenable to physiotherapy interventions. Numerous studies have shown beneficial effects of physiotherapy interventions – including … Continue reading An international perspective on integrating physiotherapists in oncology care »

The Impact of Exercise on Cancer Mortality, Recurrence, and Treatment-Related Adverse Effects

Prue Cormie Eva M Zopf Xiaochen Zhang Kathryn H Schmitz Epidemiologic Reviews, Volume 39, Issue 1, 1 January 2017, Pages 71–92.https://doi.org/10.1093/epirev/mxx007 Published: 27 April 2017 Over 750,000 people of working age are living with cancer in the UK . As many as 63,000 people with cancer today want to work but are unable to do so because they do not have the right support. It … Continue reading The Impact of Exercise on Cancer Mortality, Recurrence, and Treatment-Related Adverse Effects »