Informal carers in cancer contexts.


This paper considers some of the challenges involved in studying informal carers in cancer contexts. It reviews current knowledge by examining, first, the dominant psycho-oncological research tradition that focuses on psychological distress among carers and, second, the more recent sociologically informed body of work examining what carers actually do and… (More)


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@article{Thomas2002InformalCI, title={Informal carers in cancer contexts.}, author={Carol Michelle Thomas and S. M. Morris}, journal={European journal of cancer care}, year={2002}, volume={11 3}, pages={178-82} }