[Psychological morbidity in spouses of laryngectomized cancer patients: factors related to the probability of its occurrence].

@article{Meyer2012PsychologicalMI,
  title={[Psychological morbidity in spouses of laryngectomized cancer patients: factors related to the probability of its occurrence].},
  author={Alexandra Meyer and Dorit Wollbrueck and Andreas Dietz and Elmar Br{\"a}hler and Orlando Guntinas-Lichius and Hans-Joachim Vogel and Eberhard F Meister and Annett Koerner and Susanne Singer},
  journal={Psychotherapie, Psychosomatik, medizinische Psychologie},
  year={2012},
  volume={62 5},
  pages={163-9}
}
In a multicenter cross-sectional study of 106 spouses of laryngectomized patients differences between spouses with a mental disorder and spouses without were analyzed. The probability of occurrence was mainly related to relationship factors: Spouses, who reported a better quality of their relationship with the patient (OR=0.77; 95% CI: 0.631-0.939; p=0.010), whose sexual desire was not diminished in response to their partner's disease (OR=0.077; 95% CI: 0.011-0.527; p=0.009) and who had no… CONTINUE READING

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