The psychosocial issues of survivorship in breast cancer


Maher, Jane and Fenlon, Deborah (2010) The psychosocial issues of survivorship in breast cancer. Advances in Breast Cancer, 7, (2), 1-6.

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The article offers information on the psychological issues of breast cancer survivors. The women's feelings of uncertainty, abandonment, fear of recurrence, and other psychological distress are associated to the changes which resulted from the cancer treatment. The psychological status of patients on the various phases of survivorship are also described.

Item Type: Article
ISSNs: 1742-0946 (print)
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0254 Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology (including Cancer)
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Health Sciences
ePrint ID: 161757
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July 2010Published
Date Deposited: 05 Aug 2010 08:51
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 13:28
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/161757

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