The Needs of Cancer Survivors
Cancer patients on finishing therapy will be interviewed by a registered nurse by a approved
questionaire asking about his /her feeling needs and demands.
Efforts to help them will be trid
It is well known from studies that survivors have unmet medical and non-medical needs that
are not met, this includes physical, emotional and practical issues. The purpose of this
study is to study them and investigate the methods how to alleviate them.
All patients with breast and colon cancer that are refered to the Rambam Oncology center
will be investigated.
Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective
Eliezer Robinson, Proffesor
Israel: Rambam Medical Center Helsinki Committee