Physical activity among lung cancer survivors: Changes across the cancer trajectory and associations with quality of life Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Motor Activity
  • Quality of Life
  • Survivors

abstract

  • Engagement in physical activity among lung cancer survivors is particularly low during the early post-treatment period. Current engagement in physical activity is associated with better QOL. However, most lung cancer survivors do not meet physical activity guidelines and may benefit from interventions to promote engagement in regular physical activities.

publication date

  • February 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2674013

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-08-0589

PubMed ID

  • 19190151

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 664

end page

  • 72

volume

  • 18

number

  • 2