Unresolved grief in persons with cancer referred for psychotherapy.

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Of 135 persons with cancer referred for psychotherapy, 76 per cent were found to have had a previous grief experience, and 60 per cent were suffering from unresolved grief for previous losses. This article discusses the identification of those most vulnerable to unresolved grief in later life and discusses the problems previous losses have on one's ability… (More)

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@article{Vachon1987UnresolvedGI, title={Unresolved grief in persons with cancer referred for psychotherapy.}, author={Mary L S Vachon}, journal={The Psychiatric clinics of North America}, year={1987}, volume={10 3}, pages={467-86} }