U S Lehto
Affiliation: National Public Health Institute
- [Support and control of psychological stress as experienced by cancer patient]Ulla Sisko Lehto-Järnstedt
Tampereen yliopiston lääketieteen laitos, onkologia 33014 Tampereen yliopisto
Duodecim 118:1457-65. 2002
- Cancer-specific social support received by newly diagnosed cancer patients: validating the new Structural-Functional Social Support Scale (SFSS) measurement toolUlla Sisko Lehto-Järnstedt
Medical School, Oncology, University of Tampere, 33014, University of Tampere, Finland
Support Care Cancer 12:326-37. 2004..To investigate potentially health-enhancing domains of cancer patients' social relationships we evaluated various dimensions of social support as experienced in early cancer...
- Predictors of quality of life in newly diagnosed melanoma and breast cancer patientsU S Lehto
University of Tampere, Medical School, Oncology, and Department of Psychology, Tampere, Finland
Ann Oncol 16:805-16. 2005..We investigated the impact of factors in the psychological stress processes on QoL 3 months after diagnosis of melanoma or breast cancer...
- Baseline psychosocial predictors of survival in localised breast cancerU S Lehto
Department of Oncology, Medical School, University of Tampere, Helsinki, and Tampere University Hospital, Pikonlinna, Finland
Br J Cancer 94:1245-52. 2006..Higher socioeconomic status is associated with longer survival. High scores in well-being scales may reflect emotional nonexpression...