Coping with depression in teenage cancer

Jenny Young, Elaine Stevens, Stuart Milligan

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Abstract

Teenagers are a distinct group in oncology care who face different challenges from adults, Primary care nurses are well placed to support teenage cancer patients through depression, A structured psychological assessment can be offered at key points in the care pathway to assess needs, identify coping strategies and inform interventions.
Original languageEnglish
JournalNursing in Practice
Issue number82
Publication statusPublished - 23 Feb 2015

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