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ERIC Number: EJ648463
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0192-6187
Posttraumatic Stress in Women with Breast Cancer and Their Daughters.
Boyer, Bret A.; Bubel, Denise; Jacobs, Sheri R.; Knolls, Michelle L.; Harwell, Valerie D.; Goscicka, Magdalena; Keegan, Anne
American Journal of Family Therapy, v30 n4 p323-38 Jul-Sep 2002
Twenty-one percent of the surveyed women (N=133) with cancer and 13% of their daughters (N=64) reported symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Prevalence of PTSD symptoms in daughters appears comparable to women with breast cancer. Discusses intergenerational patterns in reaction to breast cancer. (JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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