Survivorship in Women With Ovarian Cancer
Survivorship is an essential component of ovarian cancer care.
Ovarian cancer and its treatments affect every aspect of a patient’s life. Their needs are not only physical/medical but also social, financial, psychological, and spiritual.
Ovarian cancer survivorship care encompasses several components. These include:
Detection and surveillance for recurrent disease
Prevention of recurrent disease and other late effects
Coordination of care among providers
Intervention for long-term cancer treatment