Survival from rectal cancer has improved substantially. Understanding the consequences of treatment is important to optimise patient support and minimise impact on daily life. We aimed to define the long-term prevalence of pelvic dysfunction following curative rectal cancer surgery (+/- radiotherapy) within the context of overall quality of life.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||European journal of oncology nursing : the official journal of European Oncology Nursing Society|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 2013|