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Physical exercise training interventions for children and young adults during and after treatment for childhood cancer

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Title
Physical exercise training interventions for children and young adults during and after treatment for childhood cancer
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, April 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd008796.pub2
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Authors

Braam, Katja I, van der Torre, Patrick, Takken, Tim, Veening, Margreet A, van Dulmen-den Broeder, Eline, Kaspers, Gertjan JL

Abstract

A decreased physical fitness and impaired social functioning has been reported in patients and survivors of childhood cancer. This is influenced by the negative effects of disease and treatment of childhood cancer and by behavioural and social elements. Exercise training for adults during or after cancer therapy has frequently been reported to improve physical fitness and social functioning. More recently, literature on this subject became available for children and young adults with cancer, both during and after treatment.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Canada 2 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Netherlands 1 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Germany 1 <1%
Colombia 1 <1%
Egypt 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Other 0 0%
Unknown 410 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 102 24%
Student > Bachelor 53 13%
Researcher 50 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 44 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 28 7%
Other 70 17%
Unknown 73 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 114 27%
Nursing and Health Professions 57 14%
Sports and Recreations 48 11%
Psychology 40 10%
Social Sciences 24 6%
Other 47 11%
Unknown 90 21%