Many cancer patients also suffer from mental health issues

09/11/2007 | Yahoo!

About 50% of patients with advanced or terminal cancer also suffer from depression, adjustment or anxiety disorders, a new study found. Researchers called on providers to screen these patients for mental health problems and make appropriate referrals for support and treatment groups.

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