The contribution physical therapists make to cancer treatment sometimes takes a back seat to the oncologists and surgeons. In survivorship for ovarian cancer survivors, though, the benefits of PT take center stage.
An oncology PT for Cancer Rehab and Integrative Medicine in Austin, Texas, spotlights how PT eases the side effects associated with chemotherapy and radiation therapy. She also details the important role of PTs in helping ovarian cancer survivors rebuild functional capacity.
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