Behavioral adjustment and self-esteem of school-age children of women with breast cancer.

@article{Armsden1994BehavioralAA,
  title={Behavioral adjustment and self-esteem of school-age children of women with breast cancer.},
  author={G C Armsden and Frances Marcus Lewis},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  year={1994},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={39-45}
}
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To describe children's psychosocial adjustment to their mother's breast cancer and to compare their level of adjustment with normative data and with the level of adjustment of children of women with fibrocystic breast disease or diabetes. Hypotheses tested were (a) children of women with breast cancer would be most negatively affected and (b) families of mothers with fibrocystic breast disease would require less family adaptation than families of women with breast cancer or… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

Adjustment of children and their mothers with breast cancer.

Journal of pediatric psychology • 2007
View 2 Excerpts

Responses to Parental Cancer: A Clinical Perspective

Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings • 2004

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…