Caroline Kornhauser, MPH, Sarah Quinlan, Nian Hu, Christian Washington, Dawn Zador, Carolyn Messner, DSW, OSW-C, LCSW-R
March 20, 2015 | February 2015, Vol 6, No 1
This article describes the stigma that may be associated with a lung cancer diagnosis and its impact on body image, self-perception, and coping. Also explored are ways in which this stigma may be alleviated by the multidisciplinary oncology team, with particular emphasis on the important role oncology nurses play in the care of these patients.
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