PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY, vol.18, no.9, pp.927-935, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
informal caregivers, cancer, oncology, depression, attachment, perceived support, ADULT ATTACHMENT, CANCER-PATIENTS, INTIMATE-RELATIONSHIPS, PSYCHOPATHOLOGY, PARTNERS, STYLES, BURDEN, IMPACT, EXPERIENCES, DEPRESSION
Background: This study aimed to investigate the relations among the psychological well-being (i.e. depression and state/trait anxiety levels), attachment patterns (i.e. secure, ambivalent, avoidant), and the perceived social support from family/friends/significant others of caregivers of cancer patients in Turkey.