Carr, Brian I.

Psychological Aspects of Cancer

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Table of contents

1. Psychoneuroimmunology and Cancer: Incidence, Progression, and Quality of Life
Christopher P. Fagundes, Monica E. Lindgren, Janice K. Kiecolt-Glaser

2. Inflammation, Chronic Disease, and Cancer: Is Psychological Distress the Common Thread?
Feridey N. Carr, Elizabeth M. Sosa

3. Psychological Aspects of Hereditary Cancer Risk Counseling and Genetic Testing
Lisa G. Aspinwall, Jennifer M. Taber, Wendy Kohlmann, Sancy A. Leachman

4. Mastectomy to Prevent Breast Cancer: Psychosocial Aspects of Women’s Decision-Making
A. Fuchsia Howard, Lynda G. Balneaves, Arminée Kazanjian

5. Decision Aids in Advanced Cancer
Natasha B. Leighl, Mary Ann O’Brien

6. Cancer Fatalism: Attitudes Toward Screening and Care
Miri Cohen

7. Positive Psychology Perspectives Across the Cancer Continuum: Meaning, Spirituality, and Growth
Crystal L. Park

8. Stress,Coping,and Hope
Susan Folkman

9. Religiousness and Spirituality in Coping with Cancer
Ingela C. V. Thuné-Boyle

10. Controversies in Psycho-Oncology
Michael Stefanek

11. Psychosocial Interventions for Couples Coping with Cancer: A Systematic Review
Hoda Badr, Cindy L. Carmack, Kathrin Milbury, Marisol Temech

12. The Impact of Cancer and Its Therapies on Body Image and Sexuality
Susan V. Carr

13. Cancer Caregivership
Youngmee Kim

14. Psychosocial Interventions in Cancer
Catherine Benedict, Frank J. Penedo

15. Quality of Life
John M. Salsman, Timothy Pearman, David Cella

16. Exercise for Cancer Patients: Treatment of Side Effects and Quality of Life
Karen M. Mustian, Lisa K. Sprod, Michelle Janelsins, Luke Peppone, Jennifer Carroll, Supriya Mohile, Oxana Palesh

17. Use of the Classic Hallucinogen Psilocybin for Treatment of Existential Distress Associated with Cancer
Charles S. Grob, Anthony P. Bossis, Roland R. Griffiths

18. The Placebo and Nocebo Effects in Cancer Treatment
Franziska Schuricht, Yvonne Nestoriuc

19. Psychological Factors and Survivorship: A Focus on Post-treatment Cancer Survivors
Ellen Burke Beckjord, Kerry A. Reynolds, Ruth Rechis

20. Complementary Mind–Body Therapies in Cancer
Daniel A. Monti, Andrew B. Newberg

21. End-of-Life Communication in Cancer Care
Wen-ying Sylvia Chou, Karley Abramson, Lee Ellington

22. The Intersection Between Cancer and Caregiver Survivorship
Jennifer Steel, Amanda M. Midboe, Maureen L. Carney

23. Resources for Cancer Patients
Carolyn Messner

24. Bringing It All Together
Brian I. Carr

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Oncology, Internal Medicine, General Practice / Family Medicine

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14 pages
Medicine, Health Care, Mode

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