The relationship between depressive symptoms and shoulder mobility among older women: assessment at one year after breast cancer diagnosis.

@article{Caban2006TheRB,
  title={The relationship between depressive symptoms and shoulder mobility among older women: assessment at one year after breast cancer diagnosis.},
  author={Mabel E. Caban and Jean L. Freeman and Dong DZ Zhang and Caroline Meine Jansen and Glenn V. Ostir and Sandra S. Hatch and James S Goodwin},
  journal={Clinical rehabilitation},
  year={2006},
  volume={20 6},
  pages={513-22}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between depressive symptoms and shoulder range of motion at one year after breast cancer diagnosis, controlling for patient characteristics, tumour stage and cancer therapy (surgery, axillary node dissection and radiation). DESIGN Prospective trial of nurse case management involving 187 older women with complete data, age 60 years and older, newly diagnosed with breast cancer, from 1 November, 1993 to 31 October, 1996 in south-eastern Texas. Depressive… CONTINUE READING

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