Social Ties and Cancer

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Abstract or Description

There is a wealth of literature on the relation of the social environment to psychological adjustment to cancer leading to the clear conclusion that the social environment can have both helpful and deleterious effects on adjustment


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Psycho-Oncology edited by Jimmie C. Holland, William S. Breitbart, Paul B. Jacobsen, Marguerite S. Lederberg, Matthew J. Loscalzo, Ruth McCorkle, Oxford University Press.