The role of spirituality in the relationship between religiosity and depression in prostate cancer patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Depression
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Religion
  • Spirituality

abstract

  • When examining religiosity and spirituality, the main component that may help reduce depression is a sense of meaning and peace. These results highlight the potential importance of developing a patient's sense of meaning through activities/interventions (not exclusive to religious involvement) to achieve this goal.

publication date

  • October 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2877207

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s12160-009-9139-y

PubMed ID

  • 19806413

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 105

end page

  • 14

volume

  • 38

number

  • 2