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Integrating psychosocial care into cancer services.

Abstract:

Despite substantial evidence that patients with cancer commonly have significant psychosocial problems, for which we have evidence-based treatments, many patients still do not receive adequate psychosocial care. This means that we risk prolonging life without adequately addressing the quality of that life. There are many challenges to improving the current situation, the major one of which is organizational. Many cancer centers lack a system of psychosocial care that is integrated with the ca...

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10.1200/jco.2011.39.7398

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
Volume:
30
Issue:
11
Pages:
1178-1186
Publication date:
2012-04-05
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EISSN:
1527-7755
ISSN:
0732-183X
URN:
uuid:6f08d4ac-0f0a-42e3-acbd-7beaa3f14f9f
Source identifiers:
331073
Local pid:
pubs:331073

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