105. The answer is b.
The actual cancer incidence has decreased but the number of cancer survivors continues to climb due to population growth, aging population, and improvements in cancer detection and treatment. Breast cancer survivors are the largest group followed by prostate and colorectal survivors, but there are other groups of survivors as well. CNPP, Page 2030.
106. The answer is c.
The success of any cancer survival program depends on the commitment of the healthcare team to provide ongoing evaluation and planning for change in the lives of survivors. Under such a dynamic program, preventive and restorative goal setting (redefinition of goals) become critical to a long-term survivorship trajectory that is characterized ...