A prospective follow-up of quality of life, depression, and anxiety in children with lymphoma and solid tumors


Sargin Yildirim N., Demirkaya M., SEVİNİR B. B. , Guler S. , VURAL A. P. , DEMİRÖZ ABAKAY C. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.47, no.4, pp.1078-1088, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1510-9
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1078-1088
  • Keywords: Child, cancer, quality of life, depression, anxiety, LONG-TERM SURVIVORS, CHILDHOOD-CANCER SURVIVORS, ADULT SURVIVORS, HOME CHEMOTHERAPY, PEDIATRIC CANCER, PSYCHIATRIC MORBIDITY, POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS, SELF-ESTEEM, MALIGNANCIES, ADOLESCENT

Abstract

Background/aim: The aim of this study was the determination and prospective follow-up of quality of life, depression, and anxiety in pediatric patients with cancer under chemotherapy, as well as the evaluation of related factors.