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Unresectable Nonsmall Cell Lung Carcinoma | Predictive Factors for Psychiatric Disorders

Purpose:

To identify a patient with an unresectable nonsmall carcinoma of the lung who is at risk for psychiatric distress based on the study of Akechi et al.

Specialty:

Psychiatry
Hematology Oncology

Objective:

risk factors, complications

ICD-10:

C34.9, F99

Description:

Akechi et al identified factors in patients with unresectable nonsmall cell lung carcinoma predictive of psychiatric distress. A patient with significant psychiatric distress may go unrecognized unless specifically looked for. The authors are from The National Cancer Hospital East in Chiba, Japan.

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