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The lifespan of people with an intellectual disability has increased significantly in recent years; however, this has resulted in a rising incidence of age-related illnesses including cancer. The World Health Organisation has expressed concern as evidence suggests prevalence rates for cancer are increasing for this group. The needs of people with a cancer diagnosis and an intellectual more...
Republic of Ireland
Eur J Oncol Nurs, Vol: 12 Page: 142-7 April 2008
P. O'Regan; E. Drummond