Purpose/Objectives: To describe and compare survivors' and providers' views of the uses of and perceived benefits and drawbacks of survivor self-advocacy.
Design: A cross-sectional, two-group, mixed-methods survey.
Setting: Survivors were recruited from local and national registries and advocacy organizations. Providers were recruited from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Cancer Center and a regional Oncology Nursing Society chapter.
Sample: 122 female cancer survivors and 39 providers involved in their direct care.