Psychosocial factors in breast cancer and their possible impact upon prognosis.

@article{Jensen1991PsychosocialFI,
  title={Psychosocial factors in breast cancer and their possible impact upon prognosis.},
  author={Anders Bonde Jensen},
  journal={Cancer treatment reviews},
  year={1991},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={191-210}
}
Breast cancer is the most common cancer form in women. Numerous biological factors have now been identified and accepted as important risk factors and prognosticators. Psychosocial factors are also considered to be of probable importance. A review of the literature studying these factors reveals major methodological problems in evaluating data: small sample size, retrospective design, lack of cross-referencing for other important factors, cross-sectional studies instead of longitudinal studies… CONTINUE READING

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