Antidepressant medications should be considered for the treatment of moderate-
to-severe major depression in cancer patients. Current evidence does not ...
Mar 28, 2016 ... Assessment, Evaluation, and Management of Suicidal Patients ... Depression in
patients with cancer not only affects the patients themselves ...
Depression in cancer patients is prevalent and can significantly affect quality of
life, yet it is often unrecognized.
Depression is a common but treatable condition among cancer patients.
Screening for depression can be done simply and effectively, and a variety of
Net Podcast: Cancer and Depression, adapted from this content. ... Depression
may make it harder to cope with cancer treatment. .... ASCO to people living with
cancer and those who care for and about them to help patients and families make
Apr 10, 2012 ... This review summarizes the psychosocial and pharmacologic treatment of
depression in patients with cancer based on a consideration of ...
Depression is a common complication of cancer, occurring in about 25% of all
patients. If left untreated, depression can contribute to poor treatment compliance,
Oct 7, 2013 ... However, during treatment, and even long after it ends, depression can ... Some
patients are unwilling to acknowledge that their moods may be ...
Sep 28, 2012 ... It is not uncommon, therefore, for depressed patients to feel depressed or sad at
diagnosis, during treatment administration (due to toxicity, ...
A major barrier to the treatment of depression in cancer patients comes from
confusion about the morbidity of major depressive disorder compared with other