Implementation of psychooncological interventions in patients with brain tumors

Dorothee Wiewrodt, Ralf Brandt, Walter Stummer & Monika Wigger
Objective: Brain tumor patients and their families suffer from anxiety and uncertainty especially at the time of diagnosis. Initially, mortal fear is predominant, and in later course of disease treatment and tumor related problems take over, i.e. irreversible neurological deficits, self-worth issues,[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]