Psychological aspects of breast cancer

literature pr. 1 januar 1982 by J. Beckmann

Publisher: Fyns amts sygehusvaesen, Klinisk psykologisk afd., Odense universitetshospital in Odense, Danmark

Written in English
Published: Pages: 82 Downloads: 289
Share This


  • Breast -- Cancer -- Psychological aspects -- Bibliography.

Edition Notes

Cover title.

StatementJ. Beckmann.
LC ClassificationsZ6664.C2 B45 1982, RC280.B8 B45 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p. ;
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3237752M
LC Control Number83152117

  ACS Breast Cancer Screening Guideline CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids CDC Guideline for Prevention of Surgical Site Infections Consensus Definitions for Sepsis and Septic Shock Global Burden of Cancer, Global Burden of Disease in Children, Global Burden of Hypertension, Global Firearm Mortality, Author: Ruth Andrea Seeler. as having cancer, although not specifically breast cancer. There are few studies investigating the influence of humor in breast cancer, and in them the importance of observing this variable as a coping mechanism that may be useful to consider when implementing psychological treatments stands. Breast cancer deaths have dropped nearly 40 percent over the last three decades. And while we can celebrate that good news during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, there are other statistics that are still troubling: Over a quarter of a million women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year in the U.S. and more t will lose their fight against the dreadful : Saundra Young. , Psychological aspects of early breast cancer / Colette Ray, Michael Baum Springer-Verlag New York Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for .

scientific contributions through her pioneering work on the psychological aspects of cancer have shaped the discipline of psycho-oncology over the past 2 decades. Mr. Lewis is a journalist with a special interest in the human side of medicine. Through this book, Dr. Holland’s considerable talent andAuthor: Tatiana Palencia Falcone, Elisabeth J. Kunkel. Cancer causes a number of psychological effects such as: stress, constant fatigue, depression, withdrawal, fear, and anger. When a patient is diagnosed with cancer, their reaction may vary depending on a number of factors such as the type and severity or . Dr. Susan Love's Breast Book, 6th Edition by S. M. Love. Da Capo Lifelong Books. ON PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF BREAST CANCER (E.G., COGNITIVE CHANGES, ANXIETY, DEPRESSION, POST-TRAUMATIC GROWTH, STRESS MANAGEMENT, QUALITY OF LIFE, PSYCHOSOCIAL & CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS): An Y, Fu G, Yuan G. Quality of life in .   Much psychosocial research over the past 30 years has focused on the prevalence of psychological morbidity and has produced mixed results; some reports suggest that the prevalence of mood disorders, such as anxiety and depression, is high at diagnosis and is unremitting (2), while others have found a decline over time and little difference Cited by:

Risk factors for breast cancer Gender, age, genetic mutations, family history, prior history, race, radiation, menstruation, menopause, childless women and women who have children after Birth control, use of combined hormone therapy, alcohol consumption, being overweight. Just as cancer affects your physical health, it can bring up a wide range of feelings you’re not used to dealing with. It can also make existing feelings seem more intense. They may change daily, hourly, or even minute to minute. This is true whether you’re currently in treatment, done with treatment, or a friend or family member. Body image: Cancer survivors who have experienced amputations, disfigurement or a major change in physical function can suffer from a lack of self-esteem. A negative body image can affect your desire for intimacy and social interaction. Honesty and open communication with loved .   This chapter explores the role of spirituality in breast cancer survivors using a narrative research approach. In order to examine the specific aspects of spirituality activated in the experience of illness, and how such experience is converted into narrative storytelling, we used interviews to develop in-depth descriptions and to obtain rich, comprehensive, detailed accounts of women's Author: Eva Mazzotti, Francesco Serranò, Paolo Marchetti.

Psychological aspects of breast cancer by J. Beckmann Download PDF EPUB FB2

Psychological Aspects of Cancer: A Guide to Emotional and Psychological Consequences of Cancer, Their Causes and Their Management opens with two essays on the biological basis of emotion/mental-driven body processes and disease.

The consequence of such considerations is that since thoughts and emotions can be modulated and changed by health care professionals, psychological counseling. Understanding the Psychological Effects of Breast Cancer. Octo In the United States, more thanwomen and approximately 2, men receive a breast cancer diagnosis each year.

Given the urgent demands of treatment, it can be easy for primary care providers, like Family Nurse Practitioners, to focus on physical aspects of care when a diagnosis occurs. Psychological aspects of early breast cancer. New York: Springer-Verlag, © (OCoLC) Online version: Ray, Colette.

Psychological aspects of early breast cancer. New York: Springer-Verlag, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /. Psychological stress describes what people feel when they are under mental, physical, or emotional pressure. Although it is normal to experience some psychological stress from time to time, people who experience high levels of psychological stress or who experience it repeatedly over a long period of time may develop health problems (mental and/or physical).

Psychological Aspects of Cancer opens with two essays on the biological basis of emotion/mental-driven body processes and consequence of such considerations is that since thoughts and emotions can be modulated and changed by health care professionals, psychological counseling should be seen not only as a way to help patients cope, but also to influence the disease itself.

Physical illness cannot be effectively treated other than in the context of the psychological factors with which it is associated.

The body may have the disease, but it is the patient who is ill. Psychological Aspects of Early Breast Cancer. Authors (view affiliations) Colette Ray; Michael Baum; Book. 11 Implications for the Care of the. the psychological aspects of breast cancer provides a valuable para-digm for studying coping with health-related stress in general.

PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPACT OF BREAST CANCER The psychological effects of breast cancer have been docu-mented by using patients’ self-reported mood and psychological symptoms to assess their psycho. Psychological and psychosocial aspects of breast cancer and breast cancer treatment.

A literature review. Carlsson M(1), Hamrin E. Author information: (1)Department of Nursing, Uppsala College of Health and Caring Sciences, Sweden.

The aim of the investigation was to study psychological and psychosocial aspects of breast by:   Chapter 7 outlines the scientific case for the link with breast cancer and abortion, the biologic and epidemiologic proof.

The protective effects of a term pregnancy are explained. The data report that for each year a woman delays childbearing after age twenty, she has a 5 percent risk of premenopausal breast cancer and a 3 percent increase Author: Byron C.

Calhoun. Physical illness cannot be effectively treated other than in the context of the psychological factors with which it is associated. The body may have the disease, but it is the patient who is ill.

Research psychologists from a number of different backgrounds have, in the past few decades, turnedBrand: Springer-Verlag New York. Get this from a library. Psychological aspects of breast cancer: an annotated bibliography relevant to intervention design. [Sophia Fotopoulos; Mary Cook; Midwest Research Institute (Kansas City, Mo.); National Cancer Institute (U.S.).

Division of Cancer Control and Rehabilitation.] -- Over entries to English-language literature (mostly journal articles) published before April 1, Steven Gans, MD, is board-certified in psychiatry and is an active supervisor, teacher, and mentor at Massachusetts General Hospital.

SEM Micrograph of breast cancer cells. Credit: Cultura RM Exclusive/Rolf Ritter / Getty Images. A diagnosis of breast cancer is one of the most devastating things a woman can : Lia Tremblay. The purpose of this study was to add to the psychological data regarding women with breast cancer.

This study attempted to contribute to the understanding of the psychological impact of a diagnosis of breast cancer, which will, in turn, aid in counseling breast cancer patients. It was hypothesized that patients with breast cancer experience a greater need for affection and are more socially.

Jamie Grill/The Image Bank/Getty Images. Breast cancer is a life-threatening disease that requires rigorous treatment. If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, you, your family, and friends will be experiencing waves of emotion (likely tidal waves at times). Just as your diagnosis may differ from those of other people with breast cancer, your emotional experience may also : Pam Stephan.

Each chapter is written by an expert in the field. Topics include the anatomy of the breast, available treatments, complementary therapies, the psychological care of patients and their families, and the role of the specialist nurse. This book provides a well-balanced approach to all.

Most of us can imagine the psychological aspects of a patient who loses a leg or arm must go through, a single woman, mom, wife, grandmother who loses their breast to cancer go through, and the psychiatric community, along with congress as well.

There is Reviews: Download Citation | Psychological and social aspects of breast cancer | Breast cancer treatments today are likely to cause less physical deformity from surgery than a half-century ago, but are Author: Patricia A Ganz.

This book provides the reader with up-to-date information on important advances in the understanding of breast cancer and innovative approaches to its management.

Current and emerging perspectives on genetics, biology, and prevention are first discussed in depth, and individual sections are then devoted to pathology, imaging, oncological Format: Hardcover. Chapter Breast Disorders and Breast Cancer Chapter Women and Violence Chapter Psychological Aspects of Lesbian Health Care Chapter Ethics and Women’s Health Chapter The Male Perspective Chapter Collaborations Between Psychiatry andObstetrics and Gynecology Chapter What Is a Minority.

Issues in Setting and Dialogue. From the breast health experts at Mayo Clinic comes a guide to the many aspects of breast cancer—from prevention, to care and coping, to survival, to living with hope.

The Mayo Clinic Breast Cancer Book is the trusted resource for anyone wanting reliable information about this dreaded disease. Mayo Clinic set out to provide comprehensive and /5(79). Cancer is the leading cause of death in most countries and its consequences result in huge economic, social and psychological burden.

Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer type and the leading cause of cancer death among females. In this book, we discussed various aspects of breast cancer carcinogenesis from clinics to its hormone-based as well as genetic-based etiologies for Cited by:   Social stress, psychological distress, and psychosocial support effect the adjustment of breast cancer patients, influence their experience of and.

Tanja Zimmermann, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Psychological Distress in Cancer Patients. Psychological distress covers a wide spectrum, ranging from normal feelings of vulnerability, sadness, and fears to problems that can become disabling, such as depression, anxiety, extensive worries, negative thoughts, or social isolation.

When Emily Abel finished six months of breast cancer surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation inshe assumed her troubles were over. Doctors, friends, and family reassured her.

She read scores of triumphalist breast cancer narratives; “Now I'm cured,” they all pronounced by way of conclusion. Unlike other works, this volume takes a practice-oriented approach, offering readers a review of the medical, psychological and social aspects of breast cancer.

Using case studies that depict women from diverse backgrounds, this text focuses on current research, interventions, psychological assessment, and addresses the concerns of women.

Our experience: day surgery for breast cancer patients. In the end, we report the preliminary findings of a study conducted to evaluate the psychological impact of a day surgery intervention for breast cancer. Data were collected from 40 women treated at the Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Insubria, Varese, by: Patenaude is the author of the book “Genetic Testing for Cancer: Psychological Approaches to Helping Patients and Families,” published by APA inand "Prophylactic Mastectomy: Insights from Women Who Chose to Reduce Their Risk," published last year.

New government statistics show that there are nearly 12 million cancer survivors in the United States. In many ways this is terrific news, and a testament to improved diagnosis and treatment options.

But there's a flip side to surviving cancer, and many survivors are never totally "free" of the disease. The ongoing psychological and emotional issues can be almost as much a challenge as.

Of course this is not an accurate description at all of fibromyalgia but that’s not to say that the cause isn’t somewhat psychological or ‘psychogenic’ to use the correct is a subtle difference but an important one: the pain is by no means ‘imagined’ but it may be at least partially created by the patient’s psychology.

Psychological Aspects of Reconstructive and Cosmetic Plastic Surgery: Clinical, Empirical, and Ethical Perspectives, Edited by David B. Sarwer; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ; pgs; ISBN It was with great interest that I had the opportunity to review Psychological Aspects of Reconstructive and Cosmetic Plastic Surgery: Clinical, Empirical and Ethical Perspectives.

Concepts, theories and psychosocial factors in cancer adaptation S. Barroilhet Díez, et al. Actas Esp Psiquiatr ;33(6) 14/11/05 Página 7.This book presents presurgical psychological screening procedures for a wide range of surgery types, Breast Cancer Surgery Sarah J.

Miller, Julie B. Schnur, and Guy H. Montgomery; where he conducts research on the psychological aspects of cosmetic and reconstructive :   Breast cancer is a disease that affects both the body and mind.

Beyond the obvious stress of being diagnosed and needing various treatments, you may experience physical changes you weren’t Author: Ashley Marcin.