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Article first published online: 12 OCT 2009
Copyright © 2009 American Cancer Society
Volume 115, Issue 24, pages 5617–5619, 15 December 2009
How to Cite
Kaufmann, P. G. (2009), Psychosocial interventions in breast cancer . Cancer, 115: 5617–5619. doi: 10.1002/cncr.24659
See related Commentary on pages 5612-6, this issue.
- Issue published online: 2 DEC 2009
- Article first published online: 12 OCT 2009
- Manuscript Accepted: 12 MAY 2009
- Manuscript Received: 4 MAY 2009
A broad literature supports the importance of lifestyle, stress, and other psychosocial variables as independent risk factors for cancer and other diseases. To alleviate their effects, progress can be made through well-designed clinical trials.