Journal article

The prevalence, severity, and correlates of psychological distress and impaired health-related quality of life following treatment for testicular cancer: a survivorship study

Allan Ben Smith, Phyllis Butow, Ian Olver, Tim Luckett, Peter Grimison, Guy C Toner, Martin R Stockler, Elizabeth Hovey, John Stubbs, Sandra Turner, George Hruby, Howard Gurney, Mahmood Alam, Keith Cox, Madeleine T King

Journal of Cancer Survivorship | SPRINGER | Published : 2016

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Cancer Australia

Funding Acknowledgements

This study was co-funded by beyondblue and Cancer Australia (grant number 507961). Dr Allan "Ben" Smith was supported by an Australian Rotary Health Ian Scott Scholarship. Professor Butow holds a NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellowship, and Professor King is supported by the Australian Government through Cancer Australia. The study was conducted by PoCoG in collaboration with ANZUP. The authors would like to thank all the men who participated in the study, as well as investigators and trials staff at the following hospitals: Border Medical Oncology, Canberra, Concord Repatriation General, Flinders Medical Centre, Liverpool, Princess Alexandra, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Prince of Wales, Royal Adelaide, Royal North Shore, Royal Prince Alfred, St George, Tweed and Westmead.