Toward a Research Agenda for Oncology Physical TherapyRehabilitation Oncology
AbstractResearch Round-up: Cancer survivors frequently experience cancer treatment–related functional impairments and disability. While a growing body of evidence supports the effectiveness of rehabilitation interventions for these individuals, there are significant gaps in the existing literature and no interdisciplinary agreement on the priorities for cancer rehabilitation research. In 2016, the Oncology Section revised its strategic plan and set an objective to create an oncology rehabilitation research agenda for the physical therapy (PT) profession. To achieve this goal, the scope of the agenda, a development and review process, and dissemination plan need to be developed.
CopyrightCopyright © 2017 Oncology Section, APTA
PublisherWolters Kluwer Health
Citation InformationLucinda Pfalzer, Nicole L. Stout, Shana Harrington and Mary Insana Fisher. "Toward a Research Agenda for Oncology Physical Therapy" Rehabilitation Oncology Vol. 35 Iss. 2 (2017)
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