Mental Health and Cancer
Clearinghouse Connector – March 2012
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Supportive and psychosocial care Cancer Australia, 2010
Mental health of cancer patients and carers
Psychosocial concerns and interventions for cancer survivors Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2006
Prevalence and predictors of anxiety and depression in women with invasive ovarian cancer and their caregivers Medical Journal of Australia, 2010
Boys Do Cry Campaign National Breast and Ovarian Cancer Centre, 2009
Breast cancer and mental health
Meeting psychosocial needs of women with breast cancer National Academy of Sciences, 2004
The identification of psychological distress in women with breast cancer National Breast Cancer Council, 2004
Coping with breast cancer: between diagnosis and surgery Journal of Advanced Nursing, 2009
Psychological interventions for women with metastatic breast cancer Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2008
Therapy with women with metastatic breast cancer Australasian Psychiatry, 2005
Gynaecological cancer and mental health
Psychological issues facing women with gynaecological cancer O and G Magazine, 2005
Supportive care needs of women with gynecologic cancer Cancer Nursing, 2008
Breaking the silence: a national voice for gynaecological cancers Australia. Senate Standing Committee on Community Affairs, 2007
Interventions for psychosexual dysfunction in women treated for gynaecological malignancy Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2009
Clinical practice guidelines for the psychosocial care of adults with cancer National Health and Medical Research Council, 2003
Psycho-oncology model of care WA Cancer and Palliative Care Network, 2008
Psychosocial management of AYAs diagnosed with cancer: guidance for health professionals Clinical Oncological Society of Australia, 2011
Macmillan Cancer Support (U.K.) Emotional effects
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