Health-Related Quality of Life


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    Treating Breast Cancer Is Not Just About the Disease: Its Wider Impacts Need to Be Considered, Too

    Oct 22, 2019

    Successes in the early treatment of breast cancer are to be celebrated. But those achievements need not limit the development of further and better treatment for patients. Understanding the disease's wider effects could help bring this about.

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    Long-Term Care Policy: Who Should Be at the Table?

    Feb 2, 2021

    The COVID-19 pandemic has underscored that long-term care residents, their families, and staff have limited representation when it comes to facility policies. Recognizing them as stakeholders with perspectives to include in decisionmaking could improve infection control practices and also address residents' health-related quality of life.

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