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Psychological interventions targeting partners of cancer patients: A systematic review.

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Summary of "Psychological interventions targeting partners of cancer patients: A systematic review."

Cancer patients' intimate partners often experience levels of psychological burden that are comparable to or even exceed that of the patients, making it imperative that they too be provided with appropriate psychological support. This review aimed to present the content and the effects of interventions delivered to caregiving partners of cancer patients on both partners and patients. Furthermore, we provide information about the acceptability of the interventions and study quality.

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Name: Critical reviews in oncology/hematology
ISSN: 1879-0461
Pages: 52-66

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