Exercise in cancer care in Ireland: a survey of oncology nurses and physiotherapists

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/321661
Title:
Exercise in cancer care in Ireland: a survey of oncology nurses and physiotherapists
Authors:
O'Hanlon, É.; Kennedy, N.
Affiliation:
Department of Clinical Therapies, Faculty of Education and Health Sciences, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
Citation:
O'Hanlon E, Kennedy N. Exercise in cancer care in Ireland: a survey of oncology nurses and physiotherapists. European Journal of Cancer Care. First published online 19 May 2014.
Publisher:
European Journal of Cancer Care
Journal:
European Journal of Cancer Care
Issue Date:
May-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/321661
DOI:
10.1111/ecc.12206
Additional Links:
http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/ecc.12206
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
Exercise is increasingly being promoted as an effective intervention to address the physical and psychosocial problems associated with cancer and its treatment (Kirshbaum 2007). Several trials have shown that exercise and keeping active throughout the cancer journey can preserve or improve physical function and psychological well-being and reduce the negative impact of some cancer- related side-effects such as fatigue (Schmitz et al . 2010
Keywords:
CANCER; PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
ISSN:
09615423

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO'Hanlon, É.en_GB
dc.contributor.authorKennedy, N.en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-06-17T08:50:45Z-
dc.date.available2014-06-17T08:50:45Z-
dc.date.issued2014-05-
dc.identifier.citationO'Hanlon E, Kennedy N. Exercise in cancer care in Ireland: a survey of oncology nurses and physiotherapists. European Journal of Cancer Care. First published online 19 May 2014.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn09615423-
dc.identifier.doi10.1111/ecc.12206-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/321661-
dc.descriptionExercise is increasingly being promoted as an effective intervention to address the physical and psychosocial problems associated with cancer and its treatment (Kirshbaum 2007). Several trials have shown that exercise and keeping active throughout the cancer journey can preserve or improve physical function and psychological well-being and reduce the negative impact of some cancer- related side-effects such as fatigue (Schmitz et al . 2010en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherEuropean Journal of Cancer Careen_GB
dc.relation.urlhttp://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/ecc.12206en_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to European Journal of Cancer Careen_GB
dc.subjectCANCERen_GB
dc.subjectPHYSICAL ACTIVITYen_GB
dc.titleExercise in cancer care in Ireland: a survey of oncology nurses and physiotherapistsen_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Clinical Therapies, Faculty of Education and Health Sciences, University of Limerick, Limerick, Irelanden_GB
dc.identifier.journalEuropean Journal of Cancer Careen_GB
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