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Long-term psychological distress in breast cancer survivors and their matched controls: A cross-sectional study

Accord-Maass, S., Boerman, L., Verhaak, P., Du, J., de Bock, G. H. & Berendsen, A., Dec-2019, In : Maturitas. 130, p. 6-12 7 p.

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Accord-Maass, S., Boerman, L., Verhaak, P., Du, J., de Bock, G. H., & Berendsen, A. (2019). Long-term psychological distress in breast cancer survivors and their matched controls: A cross-sectional study. Maturitas, 130, 6-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.09.003

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Accord-Maass, Saskia ; Boerman, Liselotte ; Verhaak, Peter ; Du, J ; de Bock, Gertruida H ; Berendsen, Annette. / Long-term psychological distress in breast cancer survivors and their matched controls : A cross-sectional study. In: Maturitas. 2019 ; Vol. 130. pp. 6-12.

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Accord-Maass, S, Boerman, L, Verhaak, P, Du, J, de Bock, GH & Berendsen, A 2019, 'Long-term psychological distress in breast cancer survivors and their matched controls: A cross-sectional study', Maturitas, vol. 130, pp. 6-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.09.003

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Long-term psychological distress in breast cancer survivors and their matched controls : A cross-sectional study. / Accord-Maass, Saskia; Boerman, Liselotte; Verhaak, Peter; Du, J; de Bock, Gertruida H; Berendsen, Annette.

In: Maturitas, Vol. 130, 12.2019, p. 6-12.

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Accord-Maass S, Boerman L, Verhaak P, Du J, de Bock GH, Berendsen A. Long-term psychological distress in breast cancer survivors and their matched controls: A cross-sectional study. Maturitas. 2019 Dec;130:6-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.09.003


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title = "Long-term psychological distress in breast cancer survivors and their matched controls: A cross-sectional study",
abstract = "Introduction: Breast cancer survivors often experience psychological distress shortly after diagnosis. Long-term psychological effects, however, have not been clearly demonstrated.Methods: This cross-sectional cohort study included 350 breast cancer survivors and 350 age-matched and general-practitioner-matched women. The median follow-up was 10 years. Using logistic regression we compared breast cancer survivors with controls on having (severe) symptoms of depression and/or anxiety, as measured with the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale. In multivariable logistic regression, we adjusted the results for a history of depression or prescription of antidepressants.Results: Larger proportions of breast cancer survivors experienced symptoms of depression (10.6{\%}) compared with controls (4.9{\%}) and symptoms of anxiety (18.6{\%}) compared with controls (16.3{\%}). The odds of symptoms of depression (OR 2.3, 95{\%}CI 1.3-4.2), severe symptoms of depression (OR 3.3, 95{\%}CI 1.1-10.3) and severe symptoms of anxiety (OR 2.1, 95{\%}CI, 1.1-4.0) were significantly higher for breast cancer survivors than for controls, even after adjusting for history of depression or prescription of antidepressants. No significant difference was seen for mild symptoms of anxiety.Conclusions: Breast cancer survivors have an increased risk of symptoms of depression, including severe symptoms, and severe symptoms of anxiety compared with controls, for up to at least 10 years after diagnosis.",
keywords = "Breast neoplasms, Cross-sectional studies, Long-term adverse effects, Survivors, Primary health care, Depression, Anxiety, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, DEPRESSION SCALE HADS, HOSPITAL ANXIETY, PRIMARY-CARE, PREVALENCE, ASSOCIATION, SYMPTOMS, FATIGUE, GENDER, WOMEN",
author = "Saskia Accord-Maass and Liselotte Boerman and Peter Verhaak and J Du and {de Bock}, {Gertruida H} and Annette Berendsen",
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language = "English",
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T1 - Long-term psychological distress in breast cancer survivors and their matched controls

T2 - A cross-sectional study

AU - Accord-Maass, Saskia

AU - Boerman, Liselotte

AU - Verhaak, Peter

AU - Du, J

AU - de Bock, Gertruida H

AU - Berendsen, Annette

N1 - Copyright © 2019 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.

PY - 2019/12

Y1 - 2019/12

N2 - Introduction: Breast cancer survivors often experience psychological distress shortly after diagnosis. Long-term psychological effects, however, have not been clearly demonstrated.Methods: This cross-sectional cohort study included 350 breast cancer survivors and 350 age-matched and general-practitioner-matched women. The median follow-up was 10 years. Using logistic regression we compared breast cancer survivors with controls on having (severe) symptoms of depression and/or anxiety, as measured with the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale. In multivariable logistic regression, we adjusted the results for a history of depression or prescription of antidepressants.Results: Larger proportions of breast cancer survivors experienced symptoms of depression (10.6%) compared with controls (4.9%) and symptoms of anxiety (18.6%) compared with controls (16.3%). The odds of symptoms of depression (OR 2.3, 95%CI 1.3-4.2), severe symptoms of depression (OR 3.3, 95%CI 1.1-10.3) and severe symptoms of anxiety (OR 2.1, 95%CI, 1.1-4.0) were significantly higher for breast cancer survivors than for controls, even after adjusting for history of depression or prescription of antidepressants. No significant difference was seen for mild symptoms of anxiety.Conclusions: Breast cancer survivors have an increased risk of symptoms of depression, including severe symptoms, and severe symptoms of anxiety compared with controls, for up to at least 10 years after diagnosis.

AB - Introduction: Breast cancer survivors often experience psychological distress shortly after diagnosis. Long-term psychological effects, however, have not been clearly demonstrated.Methods: This cross-sectional cohort study included 350 breast cancer survivors and 350 age-matched and general-practitioner-matched women. The median follow-up was 10 years. Using logistic regression we compared breast cancer survivors with controls on having (severe) symptoms of depression and/or anxiety, as measured with the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale. In multivariable logistic regression, we adjusted the results for a history of depression or prescription of antidepressants.Results: Larger proportions of breast cancer survivors experienced symptoms of depression (10.6%) compared with controls (4.9%) and symptoms of anxiety (18.6%) compared with controls (16.3%). The odds of symptoms of depression (OR 2.3, 95%CI 1.3-4.2), severe symptoms of depression (OR 3.3, 95%CI 1.1-10.3) and severe symptoms of anxiety (OR 2.1, 95%CI, 1.1-4.0) were significantly higher for breast cancer survivors than for controls, even after adjusting for history of depression or prescription of antidepressants. No significant difference was seen for mild symptoms of anxiety.Conclusions: Breast cancer survivors have an increased risk of symptoms of depression, including severe symptoms, and severe symptoms of anxiety compared with controls, for up to at least 10 years after diagnosis.

KW - Breast neoplasms

KW - Cross-sectional studies

KW - Long-term adverse effects

KW - Survivors

KW - Primary health care

KW - Depression

KW - Anxiety

KW - QUALITY-OF-LIFE

KW - DEPRESSION SCALE HADS

KW - HOSPITAL ANXIETY

KW - PRIMARY-CARE

KW - PREVALENCE

KW - ASSOCIATION

KW - SYMPTOMS

KW - FATIGUE

KW - GENDER

KW - WOMEN

U2 - 10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.09.003

DO - 10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.09.003

M3 - Article

C2 - 31706438

VL - 130

SP - 6

EP - 12

JO - Maturitas

JF - Maturitas

SN - 0378-5122

ER -

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