GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Chemo Recovery Period Statistics

The recovery period following chemotherapy varies widely among individuals, with the average duration ranging from a few weeks to several months.

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"More than 50% of all cancer patients receive some type of chemotherapy."

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"Side effects from chemo drugs can last up to a year or longer after treatment."

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"Within 2 weeks of chemo, most people feel some fatigue that lasts for several weeks."

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"Around 70-80% of chemo patients experience nausea and vomiting."

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"At least 8% of cancer patients do not receive the supportive care they need for recovery from chemotherapy."

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"1 in 3 chemotherapy patients experiences serious psychological distress."

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"15-25% of people who go through chemo develop depression."

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"Neuropathy affects approximately 30% to 40% of patients treated with chemotherapy."

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"Chemo-related fatigue can last up to a year or more after treatment in approximately 40% of survivors."

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"The risk of anemia is approximately 30%-90% in chemotherapy patients."

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"More than 50% of chemo patients experience chemo brain during and after treatment."

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"Almost half of cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy will be hospitalized for treatment-related complications."

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"Approximately 1 in 4 patients stop their chemotherapy early due to toxicity."

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"During chemo, 10%-15% of patients develop a low platelet count."

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"About 30%-40% of people who go through chemo have problems with their sense of taste."

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"For many chemo drugs, hair loss begins after 2-4 weeks and hair regrowth can take up to 6-9 months."

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"15% of patients reported distress about the impact of chemo on fertility and sexual function."

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"About 90% of patients suffered from chemo-induced neuropathic pain."

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"15% to 20% of patients experienced chemotherapy-induced cardiotoxicity."

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"Over 50% of survivors experienced a worsening of physical functioning during chemo treatment."

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