Efficacy of an internet-based cognitive-behavioral intervention for long-term survivors of pediatric cancer: a pilot study

@article{Seitz2014EfficacyOA,
  title={Efficacy of an internet-based cognitive-behavioral intervention for long-term survivors of pediatric cancer: a pilot study},
  author={Diana C. M. Seitz and Christine Knaevelsrud and Gabriele Duran and Sabine Waadt and Sabine Loos and Lutz Goldbeck},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2014},
  volume={22},
  pages={2075-2083}
}
Long-term survivors of pediatric cancer have an increased risk of post-traumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) and dysfunctional anxiety. However, there is a lack of evidence-based psychotherapy tailored to the needs of this target group. In this single-arm pilot study, an Internet-based psychological intervention (“Onco-STEP”) for adolescent and young adult survivors was developed, and its efficacy in reducing PTSS and anxiety was evaluated. Former patients of pediatric cancer older than 15 years… CONTINUE READING
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