RAND Europe has the findings from a study on the societal impact of early breast cancer. The findings are published in the following reports:
- Understanding the societal impact of treatment of early breast cancer: What are the non-clinical outcomes associated with disease progression? – summary report of the cross-analysis of data gathered through the three phases
- A Review of the Research Landscape for Treatment of Early Breast Cancer – this first phase was a mapping review on the published literature of the impacts of treatment of early breast cancer
- Findings from a systematic review to explore the patient and societal impacts of disease progression in women who were treated for early breast cancer – this second phase was a systematic review on non-clinical outcomes of recurrence after treatment of early breast cancer
- Factors affecting access to treatment of early breast cancer: Case studies from Brazil, Canada, Italy, Spain and UK – this third phase was a qualitative study assessing the factors affecting access and delivery of treatment for early breast cancer.