A pilot feasibility study of Exercising Together© during radiation therapy for prostate cancer: a dyadic approach for patients and spouses

Kerri M. Winters-Stone, Karen S. Lyons, Tomasz M. Beer, Meghan B. Skiba, Arthur Hung

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Abstract

Introduction: Prostate cancer can negatively impact the health of patients and their spouse, particularly early on in the cancer trajectory. Purpose: To determine the feasibility and acceptability of dyadic exercises during radiation therapy and preliminary efficacy on physical, mental, and relational outcomes for men and their spouses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number216
JournalPilot and Feasibility Studies
Volume7
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2021

Keywords

  • Caregiver
  • Dyad
  • Exercise
  • Mental health
  • Physical activity
  • Physical function
  • Prostate cancer
  • Relationship

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine (miscellaneous)

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