Effect of the childhood trauma on the adjustment to cancer in the patients with breast cancer

Guveli H., Guveli M. E., Sen F., Oflaz S., Gurdal N., Tambas M., ...More

BREAST CANCER, vol.24, no.4, pp.544-551, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s12282-016-0737-9
  • Journal Name: BREAST CANCER
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.544-551
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Early identification of patients coping poorly is important for compliance with treatment and control of distress. This study aims to investigate the effect of the childhood trauma experience on the type of reaction and adjustment that the person exhibits to the cancer among the patients with breast cancer.