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April 7, 2016

Financial Distress Associated with Mortality in Cancer Patients


Severe financial distress that requires filing for bankruptcy after a cancer diagnosis appears to increase mortality among cancer patients. These results were recently published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Treatment for cancer can be associated with overwhelming expenses. Not only can the actual treatments for cancer carry a high price-tag, but other associated variables can […]

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