The relationship between age, anxiety, and depression in older adults with cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Neoplasms
  • Social Support

abstract

  • This study supports previous research that anxiety decreases with age in older adults with cancer. However, depression remained constant with increasing age. Greater resources and attention to identifying and treating the psychological sequelae of cancer in older adults are warranted.

publication date

  • June 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4320028

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/pon.3638

PubMed ID

  • 25099337

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 712

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 24

number

  • 6