Psychosocial services in the first 30 days after diagnosis: Results of a web-based survey of children's oncology group (COG) member institutions

Rebecca Selove (Lead / Corresponding author), Thilo Kroll, Max Coppes, Yao Cheng

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    Abstract

    Background This study examines what proportion of families of recently diagnosed pediatric cancer patients are offered recommended psychosocial services, and if that proportion is linked to size of institution or number of psychosocial staff.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)435-440
    Number of pages6
    JournalPediatric Blood and Cancer
    Volume58
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Mar 2012

    Keywords

    • pediatric oncology
    • psychosocial
    • quality of life
    • support care
    • SIOP WORKING COMMITTEE
    • PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY
    • CANCER SURVIVORS
    • CHILDHOOD-CANCER
    • SUPPORTIVE CARE
    • CENTERS
    • GUIDELINES
    • FAMILIES
    • ISSUES
    • INTERVENTION

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