Resistance exercise in men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Androgen Antagonists
  • Exercise Therapy
  • Fatigue
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Quality of Life
  • Weight Lifting

abstract

  • Resistance exercise reduces fatigue and improves quality of life and muscular fitness in men with prostate cancer receiving androgen deprivation therapy. This form of exercise can be an important component of supportive care for these patients.

publication date

  • May 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2003.09.534

PubMed ID

  • 12721238

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1653

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 21

number

  • 9