publication . Research . 2015

Cancer-related fatigue and physical activity among premenopausal cervical and endometrial cancer survivors in Japan

小濵, 京子; 丸, 光惠; 前田, 留美; 久保田, 俊郎;
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  • Published: 01 Sep 2015 Journal: Journal of Medical and Dental Sciences = Journal of medical and dental sciences, volume 62, issue 3, pages 57-68 (issn: 2185-9132, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: 国立大学法人 東京医科歯科大学
Abstract
Purpose: To examine the relationship between cancer-related fatigue (CRF) and physical activity in daily living in premenopausal disease-free cervical and endometrial cancer survivors. Methods: A physical activity monitor was used to collect objective data on daily physical activity. CRF and related variables were measured using self-report scales in a cross-sectional manner. Results: The average age was 44.9 years among 64 women. The higher CRF group comprised 22 women (34%), 10% of whom had severe fatigue. The participants had higher physical activity levels compared with the findings in previous studies, and reported an average of 40 min/day of moderate to vi...
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free text keywords: Fatigue, Uterine Neoplasms, Activities of Daily Living, Socioeconomic Factors, Cross-Sectional Studies, Fatigue, Uterine Neoplasms, Activities of Daily Living, Socioeconomic Factors, Cross-Sectional Studies
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