Cancer patients and survivors should be given sustained support for a more robust outlook of health, experts say. Photo: Shutterstock
Cancer patients and survivors should be given sustained support for a more robust outlook of health, experts say. Photo: Shutterstock

Distress hampering Hong Kong cancer survivors’ road to recovery after treatment

  • Sleep disturbance, anxiety and depressive symptoms among problems faced by patients, HKU Jockey Club Institute of Cancer Care survey finds
  • For those with severe anxiety or depressive symptoms, 90 per cent expressed grave concerns about cancer recurrence

Topic |   Hong Kong health care and hospitals
Cancer patients and survivors should be given sustained support for a more robust outlook of health, experts say. Photo: Shutterstock
Cancer patients and survivors should be given sustained support for a more robust outlook of health, experts say. Photo: Shutterstock
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