Social impacts of the work loss in cancer survivors

Social impacts of the work loss in cancer survivors Breast Cancer (2017) 24:694–701 DOI 10.1007/s12282-017-0759-y O R I G IN AL ARTI CL E 1 1 2 • • Hideko Yamauchi Chizuko Nakagawa Takashi Fukuda Received: 18 October 2016 / Accepted: 31 January 2017 / Published online: 16 February 2017 The Japanese Breast Cancer Society 2017 Abstract Keywords Breast cancer  Cost analysis  Survivorship Background As cancer frequently occurs during the most Work loss productive years of life, our purpose was to estimate the cost of work loss of cancer survivors and develop inter- ventions to minimize the loss. Introduction Methods We estimated the cost of the work loss from all cancers resulting from patients’ inpatient, outpatient, and Cancer and its treatments largely affect the socioeconomic non-treatment days. This was calculated with a new status of a community. Support systems for working cancer method, the product of the ‘‘employment rate coeffi- patients are urgently required throughout the world. The cient 9 productivity coefficient,’’ making use of data peak of the breast cancer incidence rate comes at a younger published by the Japanese Ministries. age range in Japan than in Western countries [1, 2]. About Results The estimate of work loss on treatment days for all half of http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Breast Cancer Springer Journals

Social impacts of the work loss in cancer survivors

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Publisher
Springer Japan
Copyright
Copyright © 2017 by The Japanese Breast Cancer Society
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Surgical Oncology; Oncology; Surgery; Cancer Research
ISSN
1340-6868
eISSN
1880-4233
D.O.I.
10.1007/s12282-017-0759-y
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Breast Cancer (2017) 24:694–701 DOI 10.1007/s12282-017-0759-y O R I G IN AL ARTI CL E 1 1 2 • • Hideko Yamauchi Chizuko Nakagawa Takashi Fukuda Received: 18 October 2016 / Accepted: 31 January 2017 / Published online: 16 February 2017 The Japanese Breast Cancer Society 2017 Abstract Keywords Breast cancer  Cost analysis  Survivorship Background As cancer frequently occurs during the most Work loss productive years of life, our purpose was to estimate the cost of work loss of cancer survivors and develop inter- ventions to minimize the loss. Introduction Methods We estimated the cost of the work loss from all cancers resulting from patients’ inpatient, outpatient, and Cancer and its treatments largely affect the socioeconomic non-treatment days. This was calculated with a new status of a community. Support systems for working cancer method, the product of the ‘‘employment rate coeffi- patients are urgently required throughout the world. The cient 9 productivity coefficient,’’ making use of data peak of the breast cancer incidence rate comes at a younger published by the Japanese Ministries. age range in Japan than in Western countries [1, 2]. About Results The estimate of work loss on treatment days for all half of

Journal

Breast CancerSpringer Journals

Published: Feb 16, 2017

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