Chronic diseases can increase the risk of developing cancer
Dion Smyth Lecturer-practitioner, Cancer and palliative care, Birmingham City University
The risk of cancer associated with chronic disease is often unheeded, and targeted public health measures could be used to address long-term illness and prevent cancers associated with such predisposing factors.
Cancer Nursing Practice. 17, 2,12-12. doi: 10.7748/cnp.17.2.12.s11