Associations between cognitive impairment in advanced cancer patients and psychiatric disorders in their caregivers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adaptation, Psychological
  • Caregivers
  • Cognitive Dysfunction
  • Mental Disorders
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • Caregivers of cognitively impaired advanced cancer patients appear at heightened risk of major depression that resolves after the patient's death. Further study with a larger sample and more sensitive longitudinal cognitive measures is indicated.

publication date

  • April 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3391537

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/pon.3076

PubMed ID

  • 22451155

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 952

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 22

number

  • 4