Creating a link between Cancer Care and Primary Care: Clinical Literature on Survivorship


Who is Responsible? The Role of the Family Physician in the Provision of Supportive Cancer Care

Journal of Oncology Practice, January, 2010, Volume 6, # 1, pp. 19-24.  First author: Brazil, Kevin

Coordination of Care in Breast Cancer Survivors: An Overview

Journal of Supportive Oncology, Volume 9, # 6, Nov./Dec., 2011, pp. 210-215.  First author: Peairs, Kimberly

Caring for Cancer Survivors: A Survey of Primary Care Physicians

Cancer, 2009, Volume 115, ( supplement 18), pp. 4409-4418.  First author: Bober, S.L.

What Happens Now? Psychosocial Care for Cancer Survivors After Medical Treatment Completion

Journal of Clinical Oncology, Volume 30, # 11, April 10, 2012, pp. 1215-1220.  First author: Stanton: Annette

Cancer Care and Cancer Survivorship Care in the United States: Will We be Able to Care for these Patients in the Future?

Journal of Oncology Practice, Volume 5, # 3, May, 2009, pp. 119-123.  First author: Shulman, Lawrence N.

Coping with the Oncology Workforce Shortage: Transitioning Oncology Follow up Care to Primary Care Providers

Journal of Oncology Practice, Volume 6, # 4, July, 2010, pp. 203-205.  First author: Debono, David

Views of Primary Care Providers on Follow Up Care of Cancer Survivors

Family Medicine, Volume 39, # 7, 2007, pp. 477-482.  First author: Nissen, M.J.

Adult Cancer Survivorship: Evolution, Research, and Planning Care

CA, A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, Volume 59, # 6, Nov./Dec., 2009, pp. 391-410.  First author: Jacobs, Linda

Providing Care for Cancer Survivors in Integrated Health Care Delilvery Systems: Practices, Challenges, and Research Opportunities

Journal of Oncology Practice, Volume 8, # 3, May, 2012, pp. 184-189.  First author:  Chubak, Jessica

Implementing a Survivorship Care Plan for Patients with Breast Cancer

Journal of Clinical Oncology, Volume 26, # 5, February 10, 2008.  First author: Ganz, Patricia

Better Information Needed for Primary Care Providers Who Treat Cancer Survivors

The ASCO Post, Volume 3, # 9, p. 15, June 15, 2012.  Author: Goodman, Alice

Social Networks in Health Care (So Much to Learn)

Journal of the American Medical Association, JAMA, Volume 308, # 3, July 18, 2012, pp.294-296. First author: Lewis, Valerie      ".....stronger connections within a given group and across groups (such as between physicians, nurses, and adminstrators) can help create the trust and shared values that are crucial to organizational success and individual fulfillment."