Publications & Presentations

The Cancer Support Community is continually working on new research in various topics areas that are important to people impacted by cancer. Below please find access to reports, posters and presentations of our research. Many of these publications and presentations have been presented at prominent cancer focused conferences and meetings, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Annual Conference.

 

Cancer patients and survivors experience distress related to physical, psychological, social, and financial concerns. Individuals diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer(TNBC) may be at increased risk of distress due to the aggressive nature of the illness and high rates of recurrence.

San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
2022

Individuals with triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) are at increased risk for financial toxicity, which can negatively impact treatment adherence and health-related quality of life.

San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
2022
American Psychosocial Oncology Society Annual Conference, APOS
2022

TNBC is aggressive in nature and treatment which can cause adverse symptoms and side effects affecting health-related quality of life (HRQOL). Palliative care (PC) is intended to improve HRQOL for patients with serious disease at any stage of their illness.

San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
2022