Associations between DSM-IV mental disorders and subsequent self-reported diagnosis of cancer
O'Neill, Siobhan × Posada-Villa, Jose Medina-Mora, Maria Elena Al-Hamzawi, Ali Obaid Piazza, Marina Tachimori, Hisateru Hu, Chiyi Lim, Carmen Bruffaerts, Ronny Lépine, Jean-Pierre Matschinger, Herbert de Girolamo, Giovanni de Jonge, Peter Alonso, Jordi Caldas-de-Almeida, Jose Miguel Florescu, Silvia Kiejna, Andrzej Levinson, Daphna Kessler, Ronald C Scott, Kate M #
Journal of Psychosomatic Research vol:76 issue:3 pages:207-12
The associations between mental disorders and cancer remain unclear. It is also unknown whether any associations vary according to life stage or gender. This paper examines these research questions using data from the World Mental Health Survey Initiative.