7. Cancer

  1. Bret A. Boyer and
  2. M. Indira Paharia
  1. Alyson B. Moadel and
  2. Melanie S. Harris

Published Online: 9 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269657.ch7

Comprehensive Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology

Comprehensive Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology

How to Cite

Moadel, A. B. and Harris, M. S. (2007) Cancer, in Comprehensive Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology (eds B. A. Boyer and M. I. Paharia), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269657.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 26 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471783862

Online ISBN: 9781118269657

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Keywords:

  • cancer;
  • m'olecular biology;
  • cell growth;
  • blood vessels;
  • secondary circulatory system

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Prevalence

  • Disease Factors

  • Cancer Treatment

  • Cancer Care Costs, Accessibility, and Barriers

  • Individual Factors

  • Comorbid Psychopathology

  • Psychological Interventions

  • Special Populations

  • Case Example