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Have men been overlooked? A comparison of young men and women's experiences of chemotherapy-induced alopecia.

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OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study is to compare men and women's accounts of chemotherapy-induced alopecia. DESIGN: Secondary analysis of narrative interview data. PARTICIPANTS: Thirty-seven people aged 18-38 years, including 11 men and 8 women who had experienced hair loss, interviewed between 2000 and 2005. SETTING: Participants were recruited throughout the United Kingdom. RESULTS: Hair loss made many men and women acutely aware of their vulnerability and visibility as a 'cancer patien...

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10.1002/pon.1272

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Journal:
Psycho-oncology
Volume:
17
Issue:
6
Pages:
577-583
Publication date:
2008-06-01
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EISSN:
1099-1611
ISSN:
1057-9249
Source identifiers:
220739
Language:
English
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pubs:220739
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uuid:ac209d29-22b4-46c2-a528-fad6368d2d77
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pubs:220739
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2012-12-19

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