Resource: Physical Rehabilitation After Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is ranked the top in types of cancer that affects Singaporean women. It affects up to 1-in-13 women during their lifetime. Disease free survival after diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer has been reported as between 63%-74% at 10 years, with overall survival rate of 63-86%. Therefore it has become the focus of rehabilitation to optimise the quality of care and survival, as well as quality of living of women diagnosed with breast cancer