Hematological Cancers

Most common types of Hematological Cancers include:

  • Lymphoma: Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin’s, T-Cell, and B-Cell Lymphoma
  • Leukemia: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Multiple Myeloma 

Rehabilitation interventions for Hematological Cancers:

  • Improve suppression of immune system
  • Decrease cancer-related fatigue levels through gentle cardio exercises
  • Exercise intervention to decrease bone loss and risk of osteopenia, osteoporosis & fractured/broken bones
  • Improve overall performance status, & decrease deconditioning
  • Avascular Necrosis Rehabilitation
  • Minimizing bone marrow toxicity
  • Pre and Post stem cell rehabilitation
  • Balance & fall prevention strategies
  • Decreasing weakness & pain
  • Minimize neurotoxicity
  • Bone metastasis education & fracture prevention and
  • Exercise & activity precaution/contraindications
  • Maintain and or increase weight
  • Psychological benefits of exercise to help improving body image, decrease risk of depression & overall moral during treatment
  • Maintain function & quality of life