Body image dissatisfaction in cancer survivors.

  title={Body image dissatisfaction in cancer survivors.},
  author={Jessica T Defrank and C. Christina Mehta and Kevin Stein and Frank Baker},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  volume={34 3},
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To explore medical and psychosocial factors associated with body image dissatisfaction in male and female cancer survivors. DESIGN Secondary data analysis from the American Cancer Society's Study of Cancer Survivors-II pilot survey. SETTING Cancer survivors were identified through two state cancer registry databases. SAMPLE 165 male and 234 female cancer survivors of six cancer types (bladder, female breast, colorectal, endometrial, prostate, and melanoma) who were 2, 5… CONTINUE READING