Coping and quality of life in Turkish women living with ovarian cancer.

  title={Coping and quality of life in Turkish women living with ovarian cancer.},
  author={Tarik Tuncay},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  volume={15 9},
  • Tarik Tuncay
  • Published 2014 in
    Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention…
BACKGROUND This study investigated the utilization of both problem and emotion focused coping strategies and their association with aspects of quality of life among Turkish women with ovarian cancer undergoing chemotherapy. MATERIALS AND METHODS The convenience sample consisted of 228 patients in all disease stages. The data were collected using the brief COPE, QOL-Cancer patient tool, sociodemographic sheet, and medical variables were gathered from patients' medical charts. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING
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