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The annual excess economic burden of cancer survivorship, among recently diagnosed cancer survivors, was $16,213 per survivor age 18 to 64, and $16,441 per survivor age 65 and older (from 2008 to 2010).

Guy G, Ekwueme D, Yabroff K, Dowling E, et al. Economic Burden of Cancer Survivorship Among Adults in the United States. J Clin Oncol. 2013; 31(30): 3749-57. http://jco.ascopubs.org/content/early/2013/09/16/JCO.2013.49.1241.abstract

Reference

Title
Economic Burden of Cancer Survivorship Among Adults in the United States
Publication
J Clin Oncol
Publication Date
2013
Authors
Guy G, Ekwueme D, Yabroff K, Dowling E, et al.
Volume & Issue
Volume 31, Issue 30
Pages
3749-57
URL
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Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Economic Burden

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