How do you measure the quality of life impact by melanoma?

Feb 08, 2004, 5:00am

Washington D.C. ­ Sandra Bendeck, M.D. presented at the AADyesterday about ways that physicians can measure the quality of life impactby melanoma. Since the incidence of melanoma is increasing by four percentevery year, it is increasingly important to determine the impact of thisillness on patients, both physically and psychologically.