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Partners and close family members of long-term cancer survivors: health status, psychosocial well-being and unmet supportive care needs.

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BACKGROUND: A cancer diagnosis can have a profound impact on partners and close family members of patients. Little is currently known about the long-term impact. OBJECTIVES: The objective of this study is to describe health status, levels of anxiety and depression, unmet supportive care needs and positive outcomes in the partners/family members of breast, prostate and colorectal cancer survivors 5-16 years post-diagnosis. METHODS: Patients in a linked study were asked to invite a partner or ...

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10.1002/pon.2050

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Journal:
Psycho-oncology
Volume:
22
Issue:
1
Pages:
12-19
Publication date:
2013-01-05
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EISSN:
1099-1611
ISSN:
1057-9249
URN:
uuid:1248ff17-a79d-4c7e-9082-e6b5e492ea4e
Source identifiers:
175201
Local pid:
pubs:175201

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