volume 33, issue S1, P173-173 2018
DOI: 10.23853/bsehm.2018.0655
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Abstract: The current approach to cancer has resulted in prolonged survival thanks to the improvement of treatments and care. In Spain it is estimated that there are around 1,500,000 survivors and an increase of 50% is foreseen for the year 2020.According to the Cancer Institute of the United States, "when it comes to cancer, survival covers the physical, psychosocial and economic problems of cancer, from diagnosis to the end of life. It focuses on the health and life of a person with cancer beyond the phases of diagnos…

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