Other Literature on Survivorship Care as an Unmet Need

  • Sanchia S. Goonewardene
  • Raj Persad


The systematic review and study has generated a number of themes for discussion. These are as follows:
  • Reasons for lack of psychosexual care available

  • Gender related issues/age related issues/ethnic minority issues

  • Lack of national standards for psychosexual care/early access to therapy

  • No standardised pathway for follow-up of psychosexual care/limited access to psychosexual care

  • Lack of therapy for emotional and sexual concerns including counselling and medical therapy or devices

  • Post-operative problems for which specialist care is required

  • Requirement for explanation on side effects of surgery


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sanchia S. Goonewardene
    • 1
  • Raj Persad
    • 2
  1. 1.The Royal Free Hospital and UCLLondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.North Bristol NHS TrustBristolUnited Kingdom

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