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Title: Employer’s management of employees affected by cancer
Authors: Amir, Ziv
Popa, A.
Tamminga, S.
Yagil, D.
Munir, Fehmidah
de Boer, A.
Keywords: Return to work
Cancer survivors
Employee
Employer
Issue Date: 2018
Publisher: © Springer
Citation: AMIR, Z. ... et al, 2018. Employer’s management of employees affected by cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 26(3), pp 681–684.
Abstract: Return to work (RTW) following treatment can be problematic for cancer survivors. Although some people affected by cancer are able to continue working, a greater proportion of these survivors end up unemployed, retire early or change jobs than those without a diagnosis of cancer [1]. One of the reasons for not returning to work is the lack of understanding and support from employers and supervisors [2]. Currently, it is not clear what factors are likely to influence the employer’s management of employees recovering from cancer. This article reports the outcome from a review of the published literature on factors related to the current employer management of employed cancer survivors.
Description: This paper is closed access until 29th November 2018.
Version: Accepted for publication
DOI: 10.1007/s00520-017-3998-8
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/27932
Publisher Link: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00520-017-3998-8
ISSN: 0941-4355
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