Disease stage predicts post-diagnosis anxiety and depression only in some types of cancer

@inproceedings{Vodermaier2011DiseaseSP,
  title={Disease stage predicts post-diagnosis anxiety and depression only in some types of cancer},
  author={Andrea Vodermaier and Wolfgang Linden and Roderick A Mackenzie and Duncan Greig and Cecelia Marshall},
  booktitle={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={2011}
}
Background:We hypothesised that patients with advanced disease or a cancer type that has a poor prognosis may be more likely to report anxiety and depressive symptoms after diagnosis; younger age and female gender may moderate these effects.Methods:Patients (n=3850) were consecutively assessed with PSSCAN, a standardised, validated tool, at two large cancer… CONTINUE READING