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Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) in families of adolescent childhood cancer survivors.
OBJECTIVE To describe rates and concordance of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) in adolescent childhood cancer survivors and their mothers and fathers. Expand
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Psychosocial adjustment of siblings of children with cancer: a systematic review
Objectives: To promote a broader understanding of the psychosocial impact of childhood cancer on siblings, a systematic review was undertaken. Directions for future research are proposed and clinicalExpand
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Posttraumatic stress symptoms during treatment in parents of children with cancer.
PURPOSE The conceptualization of childhood cancer and its treatment as traumatic has gained increasing support in the growing literature on medically related posttraumatic stress. PosttraumaticExpand
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Posttraumatic growth in adolescent survivors of cancer and their mothers and fathers.
OBJECTIVE To describe posttraumatic growth (PTG) following childhood cancer survival and its association with demographic and disease/treatment variables, perceived treatment severity and lifeExpand
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An integrative model of pediatric medical traumatic stress.
OBJECTIVE To guide assessment and intervention for patients and families, a model for assessing and treating pediatric medical traumatic stress (PMTS) is presented that integrates the literatureExpand
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The Psychosocial Assessment Tool (PAT2.0): psychometric properties of a screener for psychosocial distress in families of children newly diagnosed with cancer.
UNLABELLED Purpose Psychometric properties of the Psychosocial Assessment Tool 2.0 (PAT2.0), a brief screener for psychosocial risk in families of children with cancer, are presented. METHODSExpand
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Treatment of posttraumatic stress symptoms in adolescent survivors of childhood cancer and their families: a randomized clinical trial.
Posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS), particularly intrusive thoughts, avoidance, and arousal, are among the most common psychological aftereffects of childhood cancer for survivors and their mothersExpand
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Systematic Review: A Reevaluation and Update of the Integrative (Trajectory) Model of Pediatric Medical Traumatic Stress.
OBJECTIVE The objective of this systematic review is to reevaluate and update the Integrative Model of Pediatric Medical Traumatic Stress (PMTS; Kazak et al., 2006), which provides a conceptualExpand
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Evidence-based assessment in pediatric psychology: family measures.
OBJECTIVE To provide a review of the evidence base of family measures relevant to pediatric psychology. METHOD Twenty-nine family measures were selected based upon endorsement by Division 54Expand
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Identifying psychosocial risk indicative of subsequent resource use in families of newly diagnosed pediatric oncology patients.
PURPOSE The primary purpose of this prospective study was to identify the level of risk for psychosocial distress in families of children newly diagnosed with cancer. Additional study aims were toExpand
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