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Physical activity and health-related quality of life in long-term Dutch colorectal cancer survivors within the EnCoRe study

      Background: Previous research has shown that moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) may beneficially influence the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of colorectal cancer (CRC) survivors. Moreover, emerging evidence suggests that light physical activity (LPA) might also confer health benefits in this, mostly elderly, population with a high prevalence of co-morbidities. We investigated independent associations between self-reported MVPA, LPA and HRQoL in long-term CRC survivors within the Energy for life after ColoRectal cancer (EnCoRe) study.
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