Adherence to adjuvant hormonal therapy in breast cancer survivors
The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between adherence and traumatic stress, depression, and symptom distress. The study also sought to determine whether or not non adherence was intentional or unintentional. A non-experimental correlational regression design was used to design and conduct the study. Prior research (Armaiz-Pena, Lutgendorf, Cole, Sood, 2009; McGregor & Antoni, 2009; Miller, Ancoli-Israel, Bower, Capuron, Irwin, 2007), indicated behavioral outcomes are related to psychological stress, behavioral response, and the bi-directional biological influences affecting ...