Sexuality in children and adolescents with cancer: pediatric oncology nurses' attitudes and behaviors.

@article{Williams1989SexualityIC,
  title={Sexuality in children and adolescents with cancer: pediatric oncology nurses' attitudes and behaviors.},
  author={Harrison A Williams and Margaret E Wilson},
  journal={Journal of pediatric oncology nursing : official journal of the Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses},
  year={1989},
  volume={6 4},
  pages={127-32}
}
It is essential that health professionals openly discuss how cancer may affect the developing sexuality of childhood cancer patients. This study was conducted to explore nurses' attitudes and behaviors regarding sexuality in cancer patients. Results are reported for a subset of a larger study (N = 937) from subjects who indicated that their practice included children and/or adolescents (N = 156). The Williams-Wilson Sexuality Survey was used to measure attitudes towards sexuality in cancer… CONTINUE READING