NIH Record - National Institutes of Health

Fatigue Study Needs Cancer Survivors

NIH researchers are enrolling cancer survivors to better understand fatigue in people with cancer. Fatigue is a common side effect of cancer and cancer treatment, but it is poorly understood. Research has indicated that cancer-related fatigue may be caused by a number of factors, including immune system responses to cancer treatment. To learn more, or to participate, call the Office of Patient Recruitment, 800-411-1222 (800-877-8339 TTY/ASCII) or email Refer to study 11-NR-0014. Read more at

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