Priority 11 from the Living With and Beyond Cancer PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What are the most effective ways to stop cancer coming back (combining treatments and life-style changes)? (JLA PSP Priority 11)|
|JLA question ID||0073/11|
|Explanatory note||Not available for this PSP|
Very large topic and some known answers – not smoking, keeping a healthy BMI etc.
European Code against cancer 2016 – overall summary of their guidelines and specifically PA guidelines.
|Health Research Classification System category||Cancer|
|Extra information provided by this PSP|
|Original uncertainty examples||What diet is best for those recovering from primary BC to try to avoid it recurring and avoid weight gain not helped by anti cancer long term medication eg tamoxifen. ~ Is there any proof of high quality nutrition improving prognosis/survival/ recurrence rates? ~ Does exercise help with recovery and guard against recurrence? ~ What can I do to mitigate against its return or the development of another cancer? ~ What foods should patients eat that are most likely to prevent cancer reoccurring?|
|Submitted by||Individual survey submissions categorised by Healthcare professional, Patient, Relative/Carer, Other, and Unknown. For full details of the type of submitter for each individual question, please see the spreadsheet of data held on the JLA website.|
|PSP unique ID||0073|
|PSP name||Living With and Beyond Cancer|
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.||54 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)|
|Date of priority setting workshop||11 June 2018|