Cancer Treatment Giving Patients Hope, Not Only a Cure, Increasing Survivorship


A great article from the New York Times:

When Cancer Treatment Offers Hope More Than Cure

By MIKKAEL A. SEKERES, M.D.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/02/18/when-cancer-treatment-offers-hope-more-than-cure/?emc=edit_tnt_20160218&nlid=54406110&tntemail0=y&_r=1
“For my patient, I came to see, treatment was inextricably linked to hope, and I suspected that it was her hope, much more than the chemotherapy, that had kept her going years beyond what I would have predicted”.

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Evidence Based Cancer Rehabilitation Resources and Its Role in Cancer Survivorship

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