Prevalence and predictors of anxiety and depression in women with invasive ovarian cancer and their caregivers.

@article{Price2010PrevalenceAP,
  title={Prevalence and predictors of anxiety and depression in women with invasive ovarian cancer and their caregivers.},
  author={Melanie Anne Price and Phyllis Butow and Daniel S. J. Costa and Madeleine T King and Lynley J Aldridge and Joanna E Fardell and Anna deFazio and Penelope M Webb},
  journal={The Medical journal of Australia},
  year={2010},
  volume={193 5 Suppl},
  pages={S52-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the prevalence and predictors of depression and anxiety in women with ovarian cancer and their caregivers, to compare levels of depression and anxiety with community norms, and to explore the relationship between patients and their nominated caregivers. DESIGN, SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS Prospective cohort study of 798 women with invasive ovarian cancer recruited between 1 January 2002 and 30 June 2006 through the nationwide Australian Ovarian Cancer Study, and 373 of their… CONTINUE READING