Article thumbnail

How traumatic is breast cancer? Post-traumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) and risk factors for severe PTSS at 3 and 15 months after surgery in a nationwide cohort of Danish women treated for primary breast cancer

By M O'Connor, S Christensen, A B Jensen, S Møller and R Zachariae
Topics: Clinical Study
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
OAI identifier:
Provided by: PubMed Central

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.

Suggested articles


  1. (2003). Cancer 36: 453–471 Fialka-Moser
  2. (2002). Cancer-related intrusive thoughts as an indicator of poor psychological adjustment at 3 or more years after breast surgery: a preliminary study.
  3. (2009). Distress in couples approached for genetic counselling and BRCA1/2 testing during adjuvant radio therapy.
  4. (1995). Frequency and correlates of posttraumatic-stressdisorder-like symptoms after treatment of breast cancer.
  5. (2005). Post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms, pain, and perceived life control: associations with psychosocial and physical functioning. Pain 117: 121–127 Passik SD, Grummon KL
  6. (1998). Prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder in women with breast cancer.
  7. (2004). Psychiatr Clin North Am 26: 713–724 Luecken
  8. (2000). Stability and change in posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms following breast cancer treatment: a 1-year follow-up. Psycho-oncology 9: 69–78