High prevalence of severe fatigue in adolescents and young adults with cancer
Commentary by Dr. Florian Scotté
The prevalence of severe fatigue as well as the impact on quality of life (QoL) and the correlates of fatigue severity in 83 adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer patients (73.5% in a survivor setting) have been compared with gender- and age-matched population-based controls. The assessment included the scales CIS-fatigue (Checklist Individual Strength), QoL-CS (Cancer Survivor), HADS (Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale) and CWS (Cancer Worry Scale). The prevalence of severe fatigue was...
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