Priority 11 from the Myeloma (Canada) PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What is the impact of physical activity on myeloma symptoms (e.g., bone health), mental health, and outcomes (e.g., treatment response, life expectancy)? (JLA PSP Priority 11)
|JLA question ID
|Many participants remarked on the positive impact that physical activity had on their mental and physical health (e.g. bone health) and/or wondered about the effects of physical activity on their physical and/or mental health and disease outcomes such as treatment effectiveness, progression free survival, and overall survival.
No evidence identified
|Health Research Classification System category
|Cancer and neoplasms
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|Does increased physical activity play a role to improve ones day-to-day life? ~ What is the role of exercise in treating MM, side effects or depression? ~ Does physical activity play a role in Myeloma survival? ~ What is the role of exercise in myeloma and is it effective. ~ Does regular exercise lead to better outcomes? ~ Exercise in myeloma and it's effect on bone protection ~ What has been found with exercise / mental health benefits ~ How does exercise affect long term management of myeloma? ~ Is exercise actually effective in increasing chemo effectivenes
|Please see the PSP Engagement Summary on the JLA website
|PSP unique ID
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|59 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|28 April 2021