BACKGROUNDCancer survivors may experience long‐term and late effects from treatment that adversely affect health and limit functioning. Few studies examine lost productivity and disease burden in cancer survivors compared with individuals who have other chronic conditions or by cancer type.
METHODSWe identified 4960 cancer survivors and 64,431 other individuals from the 2008‐2010 Medical Expenditure...
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