Measurement of quality of life in men with prostate cancer

Jeffrey Albaugh, Eileen Danaher Hacker

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Prostate cancer continues to be one of the most common cancers diagnosed in men. In light of the excellent survival rates for prostate cancer, quality of life is a primary concern during and following prostate cancer treatment. Quality of life is defined and determined in multiple ways. This article explores quality of life in men with prostate cancer. Quality-of-life dimensions, measurement tools, and implications of quality of life with prostate cancer on clinical practice for oncology nurses will be presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)81-86
Number of pages6
JournalClinical journal of oncology nursing
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 1 2008
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Oncology(nursing)

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