Screening for Psychological Distress in Surgical Breast Cancer Patients – Springer

Utilizing the ET, more than one-third of women screened met criteria for psychological distress. Younger age at diagnosis and more extensive surgery were risk factors. The ET is a simple validated screening tool that identifies patients in need of further psychological evaluation without impacting clinic throughput time.

via Screening for Psychological Distress in Surgical Breast Cancer Patients – Springer.

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