A prospective, longitudinal study of the functional status and quality of life of older patients with breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Quality of Life

abstract

  • Despite toxicity from adjuvant chemotherapy, this cohort of relatively young older patients maintained their functional status and QOL from before chemotherapy to 6 months postchemotherapy. Subtle changes in higher-order functioning would require assessment using different geriatric assessment tools.

publication date

  • July 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2006.00789.x

PubMed ID

  • 16866685

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1119

end page

  • 24

volume

  • 54

number

  • 7