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Health status of older cancer survivors-results of the PolSenior study

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Health status of older cancer survivors-results of the PolSenior study

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dc.contributor.author Sulicka-Grodzicka, Joanna [SAP20010691] pl
dc.contributor.author Pac, Agnieszka [SAP20002169] pl
dc.contributor.author Puzianowska-Kuźnicka, Monika pl
dc.contributor.author Zdrojewski, Tomasz pl
dc.contributor.author Chudek, Jerzy pl
dc.contributor.author Tobiasz-Adamczyk, Beata [SAP20000468] pl
dc.contributor.author Mossakowska, Małgorzata pl
dc.contributor.author Skalska, Anna [SAP20001375] pl
dc.contributor.author Więcek, Andrzej pl
dc.contributor.author Grodzicki, Tomasz [SAP20000885] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2020-01-17T09:20:31Z
dc.date.available 2020-01-17T09:20:31Z
dc.date.issued 2018 pl
dc.identifier.issn 1932-2259 pl
dc.identifier.uri https://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/142407
dc.language eng pl
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dc.title Health status of older cancer survivors-results of the PolSenior study pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.description.physical 326-333 pl
dc.abstract.en Purpose The purpose of this study is to characterize health status of older cancer survivors using data from the population-based PolSenior study. Methods We compared cancer survivors and non-cancer subjects according to comorbidities, functional status, mental health, and sociodemographic factors. Results There were 286 (5.8%) cancer survivors in a population of 4943 adults aged 65 years and older. The mean age of cancer survivors was 79.4 ± 8.2 years and the median time since cancer diagnosis was 8.5 years (Q1-Q3: 4-16 years). After adjustment for age, sex, education, marital status, and number of comorbidities, compared with a non-cancer population, cancer survivors were more likely to experience falls (OR = 1.38; 95% CI: 1.04-1.83), and to report poor health (OR = 1.49; 95%CI: 1.83-2.06), but cancer survivorship was not associated with impairments in instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs). Age and university education, but neither the time from cancer diagnosis nor the number of comorbidities, were associated with impairments in cancer survivors. Three or more chronic diseases were found in over 50% of cancer survivors and in 38% of the noncancer population (p < 0.001). Conclusions Cancer survivors over the age of 65 years have a higher prevalence of falls, are more likely to report poor health status, and have a higher number of chronic conditions than the non-cancer population, but they maintain independence in IADLs. Advanced age and elementary education are associated with increased occurrence of functional impairments in older cancer survivors Implications for cancer survivors Older cancer survivors may require preventive services to reduce the risk of functional decline pl
dc.subject.en cancer survivor pl
dc.subject.en elderly pl
dc.subject.en comorbidity pl
dc.subject.en health status pl
dc.subject.en falls pl
dc.description.volume 12 pl
dc.description.number 3 pl
dc.description.points 40 pl
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/s11764-017-0672-6 pl
dc.identifier.eissn 1932-2267 pl
dc.title.journal Journal of Cancer Survivorship pl
dc.language.container eng pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Lekarski : Zakład Reumatologii i Balneologii pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Lekarski : Zakład Epidemiologii pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Lekarski : Zakład Socjologii Medycyny pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Lekarski : Klinika Chorób Wewnętrznych i Geriatrii pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.rights.original CC-BY; inne; ostateczna wersja wydawcy; w momencie opublikowania; 0 pl
dc.identifier.project ROD UJ / OP pl
dc.cm.id 87180
dc.cm.date 2020-01-07
.pointsMNiSW [2018 A]: 40


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