Quality of Life During and After Treatment of Hodgkin’s Disease

  • B. Hœrni
  • H. Eghbali
Conference paper
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 117)

Abstract

During recent decades prognosis and survival in Hodgkin’s disease have improved strikingly. For all patients, the rate of cure is approximately 75% and for the majority, with limited disease (stage I-IIIA), it is nearly 90% (Zittoun et al. 1985). Improving the quality of life for the majority of patients has also been a basic aim in recent years (Hœrni et al. 1983; Eghbali and Hœrni-Simon 1984).

Keywords

Fatigue Oncol Doxorubicin Prednisone Crest 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Hœrni
    • 1
  • H. Eghbali
    • 1
  1. 1.Fondation BergoniéBordeaux CedexFrance

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