Facilitating Treatment Decision Making, Adjustment and Coping in Men Newly Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer
Annual rept. 1 Nov 2001-31 Oct 2002
FOX CHASE CANCER CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA
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The study evaluates an intervention designed to facilitate treatment decision making, adjustment, and coping among early stage prostate cancer patients and their spousepartners, in a randomized controlled trial The intervention is based on the Cognitive-Social Health Information Processing C-SHIP framework that postulates that decision making is determined by cognitive factors.
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