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Psycho-oncology

Publication date: 2014-01
Volume: 23 Pages: 40 - 51
ISSN: 1057-9249, 1099-1611 PMID: 23983079
DOI: 10.1002/pon.3372
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Author:

Nakash, Ora
Levav, Itzhak ; Aguilar-Gaxiola, Sergio ; Alonso, Jordi ; Andrade, Laura Helena ; Angermeyer, Matthias C ; Bruffaerts, Ronny ; Caldas-de-Almeida, Jose Miguel ; Florescu, Slivia ; de Girolamo, Giovanni ; Gureje, Oye ; He, Yanling ; Hu, Chiyi ; de Jonge, Peter ; Karam, Elie G ; Kovess-Masfety, Viviane ; Medina-Mora, Maria Elena ; Moskalewicz, Jacek ; Murphy, Sam ; Nakamura, Yosikazu ; Piazza, Marina ; Posada-Villa, Jose ; Stein, Dan J ; Taib, Nezar Ismet ; Zarkov, Zahari ; Kessler, Ronald C ; Scott, Kate M

Keywords:

Science & Technology, Social Sciences, Life Sciences & Biomedicine, Oncology, Psychology, Psychology, Multidisciplinary, Social Sciences, Biomedical, Biomedical Social Sciences, cancer, epidemiology, mental health, oncology, treatment gap, World Mental Health Surveys, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, LOW-INCOME, PSYCHOSOCIAL INTERVENTIONS, PSYCHIATRIC-DISORDERS, SERVICE USE, DEPRESSION, DISTRESS, PREVALENCE, NEEDS, CARE, Adult, Comorbidity, Developed Countries, Developing Countries, Female, Global Health, Health Surveys, Humans, Male, Mental Disorders, Mental Health Services, Neoplasms, Socioeconomic Factors, Survivors, Oncology & Carcinogenesis, 1112 Oncology and Carcinogenesis, 1701 Psychology, 1103 Clinical Sciences

Abstract:

This study aimed to study the comorbidity of common mental disorders (CMDs) and cancer, and the mental health treatment gap among community residents with active cancer, cancer survivors and cancer-free respondents in 13 high-income and 11 low-middle-income countries.