The lasting impact of the therapeutic alliance: Patient-oncologist alliance as a predictor of caregiver bereavement adjustment Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bereavement
  • Caregivers
  • Neoplasms
  • Physician-Patient Relations

abstract

  • The influence of the patient-oncologist alliance may generalize beyond the patient to positively impact the caregiver. By developing a strong relationship with the patient, the oncologist may benefit the caregiver and the patient. This caregiver benefit may extend into bereavement. Cancer 2015;121:3435-43. © 2015 American Cancer Society.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4575614

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.29505

PubMed ID

  • 26042653

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3534

end page

  • 42

volume

  • 121

number

  • 19