Quality of life, social support, and uncertainty among Latina and Caucasian breast cancer survivors: a comparative study.

@article{Sammarco2010QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life, social support, and uncertainty among Latina and Caucasian breast cancer survivors: a comparative study.},
  author={Angela Sammarco and Lynda M. Konecny},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  year={2010},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={
          93-9
        }
}
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To examine the differences between Latina and Caucasian breast cancer survivors in perceived social support, uncertainty, and quality of life (QOL), and the differences between the cohorts in selected demographic variables. DESIGN Descriptive, comparative study. SETTING Selected private hospitals and American Cancer Society units in a metropolitan area of the northeastern United States. SAMPLE 182 Caucasian and 98 Latina breast cancer survivors. METHODS Participants… CONTINUE READING
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