Impact of physical activity on cancer recurrence and survival in patients with stage III colon cancer: Findings from CALGB 89803 Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colonic Neoplasms
  • Exercise
  • Motor Activity
  • Physical Exertion
  • Recreation

abstract

  • Beyond surgical resection and postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy for stage III colon cancer, for patients who survive and are recurrence free approximately 6 months after adjuvant chemotherapy, physical activity appears to reduce the risk of cancer recurrence and mortality.

publication date

  • August 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2006.06.0863

PubMed ID

  • 16822843

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3535

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 24

number

  • 22