Pancreatic cancer and depression: myth and truth

  title={Pancreatic cancer and depression: myth and truth},
  author={Martina Mayr and Roland M Schmid},
  booktitle={BMC Cancer},
Various studies reported remarkable high incidence rates of depression in cancer patients compared with the general population. Pancreatic cancer is still one of the malignancies with the worst prognosis and therefore it seems quite logical that it is one of the malignancies with the highest incidence rates of major depression. However, what about the scientific background of this relationship? Is depression in patients suffering from pancreatic cancer just due to the confrontation with a life… CONTINUE READING
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