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Publication Name World Journal of Psychiatry
Manuscript ID 88570
Country/Territory Nepal
Received
2023-09-29 09:16
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2024-01-19 02:39
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2024-01-19 05:46
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2024-01-19 05:46
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2024-02-06 06:16
ISSN 2220-3206 (online)
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Category Psychiatry
Manuscript Type Observational Study
Article Title Depression and anxiety among cancer patients visiting a tertiary care cancer hospital
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Maheshor Kaphle, Diya Bajracharya, Nirmala Regmi, Dipsikha Aryal and Rajesh Karki
ORCID
Author(s) ORCID Number
Maheshor Kaphle http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8121-6206
Dipsikha Aryal http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1219-6982
Rajesh Karki http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8431-2890
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Maheshor Kaphle, MHSc, Reader (Associate Professor), Department of Public Health, Peoples Dental College and Hospital, Nayabazar, Kathmandu 44600, Bagmati, Nepal. kafmahesh@gmail.com
Key Words Anxiety; Cancer patients; Depression; Nepal; Prevalence
Core Tip A cancer diagnosis sparks fear, and those with this condition commonly exhibit greater psychological and emotional stress levels than the general population. Most cancer patients may face psychological problems due to the unavailability of appropriate services in middle and low-income countries like Nepal. We conducted a cross-sectional study among 220 cancer patients to assess the prevalence of depression and anxiety through standard tools. This study found a high prevalence of depression and some anxiety among the patients and suggested that physicians organize counseling services and cancer therapy in hospitals.
Publish Date 2024-02-06 06:16
Citation Kaphle M, Bajracharya D, Regmi N, Aryal D, Karki R. Depression and anxiety among cancer patients visiting a tertiary care cancer hospital. World J Psychiatry 2024; 14(2): 287-295
URL https://www.wjgnet.com/2220-3206/full/v14/i2/287.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.5498/wjp.v14.i2.287
Full Article (PDF) WJP-14-287-with-cover.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJP-14-287.docx
STROBE Statement 88570-STROBE statement.pdf
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Answering Reviewers 88570-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 88570-Audio core tip.mp3
Biostatistics Review Certificate 88570-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 88570-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
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Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 88570-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 88570-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 88570-Peer-review(s).pdf
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Scientific Editor Work List 88570-Scientific editor work list.pdf