A prospective association between quality of life and risk for cancer

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Trine Flensborg-Madsen, Christoffer Johansen, Morten Grønbæk, Erik Lykke Mortensen

The contributions of social and especially of psychological factors to cancer development have been questioned. The goal of this study was to investigate, in a longitudinal setting, the prospective associations between self-reported measures of social relations, subjective health (physical and mental) and quality of life and the risk for cancer.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEuropean Journal of Cancer
Issue number16
Pages (from-to)2446-52
Publication statusPublished - 2011

    Research areas

  • Adult, Cohort Studies, Denmark, Female, Health Status, Humans, Male, Neoplasms, Proportional Hazards Models, Prospective Studies, Quality of Life, Questionnaires, Social Environment

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