Adjustment to breast cancer in couples.

  title={Adjustment to breast cancer in couples.},
  author={Carol Noll Hoskins},
  journal={Psychological reports},
  volume={77 2},
Present aims were to examine differences in fulfillment of emotional and interactional needs between 128 breast cancer patients and 121 partners and to examine differences in emotional and physical adjustment outcomes using a multivariate model of family adjustment to illness. Intact data series were obtained at 7 to 10 days, at 1, 2, 3, and 6 months, and 1 year postsurgery. The effect of cancer accentuated a complementary pattern for both emotional and interactional needs. The t tests of… CONTINUE READING

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