Elysia Thornton-Benko

BSc, MBBS (Hons), PhD, FRACGP, Specialist General Practitioner, NSW

Exercise medicine in cancer care

Evidence suggests that exercise has a significant therapeutic effect in the management of cancer.

The important role of general practice in the care of cancer survivors

In addition to a role in cancer surveillance, GPs have key roles in the management of comorbid illness, secondary prevention, health promotion, self-management promotion and coordination of care.