Suggestions for Further Reading: Depression in Cancer Patients (PDQ)

Barnes, Adam F., Theresa P. Yeo, Benjamin Leiby, Abigail Kay, and Jordan M. Winter. “Pancreatic Cancer–Associated Depression: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.” Pancreas 47, no. 9 (October 2018): 1065.
Bevilacqua, Lisa A., Deirdre Dulak, Elizabeth Schofield, Tatiana D. Starr, Christian J. Nelson, Andrew J. Roth, Jimmie C. Holland, and Yesne Alici. “Prevalence and Predictors of Depression, Pain, and Fatigue in Older- versus Younger-Adult Cancer Survivors.” Psycho-Oncology 27, no. 3 (March 1, 2018): 900–907.
Compen, F.R., E.M.M. Adang, E.M. Bisseling, M.L. Van der Lee, and A.E.M. Speckens. “Exploring Associations between Psychiatric Disorder, Psychological Distress, and Health Care Utilization in Cancer Patients.” Psycho-Oncology 27, no. 3 (March 1, 2018): 871–78.
Feldstain, Andrea, Barry D. Bultz, Janet de Groot, Amane Abdul-Razzak, Leonie Herx, Lyle Galloway, Srini Chary, and Aynharan Sinnarajah. “Outcomes From a Patient-Centered, Interprofessional, Palliative Consult Team in Oncology.” Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network 16, no. 6 (June 1, 2018): 719–26.
Fulton, Jessica J., Amie R. Newins, Laura S. Porter, and Katherine Ramos. “Psychotherapy Targeting Depression and Anxiety for Use in Palliative Care: A Meta-Analysis.” Journal of Palliative Medicine 21, no. 7 (April 20, 2018): 1024–37.
Goldzweig, Gil, Lea Baider, Yakir Rottenberg, Elisabeth Andritsch, and Jeremy M. Jacobs. “Is Age a Risk Factor for Depression among the Oldest Old with Cancer?” Journal of Geriatric Oncology 9, no. 5 (September 1, 2018): 476–81.
Götze, H., E. Brähler, L. Gansera, A. Schnabel, A. Gottschalk-Fleischer, and N. Köhler. “Anxiety, Depression and Quality of Life in Family Caregivers of Palliative Cancer Patients during Home Care and after the Patient’s Death.” European Journal of Cancer Care 27, no. 2 (March 1, 2018): e12606.
Gregorowitsch, M. L., H. J. G. D. van den Bongard, D. A. Young-Afat, J. P. Pignol, C. H. van Gils, A. M. May, and H. M. Verkooijen. “Severe Depression More Common in Patients with Ductal Carcinoma in Situ than Early-Stage Invasive Breast Cancer Patients.” Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 167, no. 1 (January 1, 2018): 205–13.
Grotmol, Kjersti Støen, Hanne C. Lie, Jon Håvard Loge, Nina Aass, Dagny Faksvåg Haugen, Patrick C. Stone, Stein Kaasa, and Marianne Jensen Hjermstad. “Patients with Advanced Cancer and Depression Report a Significantly Higher Symptom Burden than Non-Depressed Patients.” Palliative and Supportive Care, 2018, 1–7.
Kiefer, Thomas, Dorothea Krahl, Carsten Hirt, Heinz Völler, Lorenz Völkel, and Georg Daeschlein. “Influence of Treatment Caused Impairments on Anxiety and Depression in Patients with Cancer of the Esophagus or the Esophagogastric Junction.” Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer, January 6, 2019.
Klaassen, Zachary, Karan Arora, Shenelle N. Wilson, Sherita A. King, Rabii Madi, Durwood E. Neal, Paul Kurdyak, Girish S. Kulkarni, Ronald W. Lewis, and Martha K. Terris. “Decreasing Suicide Risk among Patients with Prostate Cancer: Implications for Depression, Erectile Dysfunction, and Suicidal Ideation Screening.” Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations 36, no. 2 (February 1, 2018): 60–66.
Lam, Kevin F. Y., Haikel A. Lim, Ee Heok Kua, Konstadina Griva, and Rathi Mahendran. “Mindfulness and Cancer Patients’ Emotional States: A Latent Profile Analysis Among Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients.” Mindfulness 9, no. 2 (April 1, 2018): 521–33.
Lee, Morgan S., Dinorah Martinez Tyson, Brian D. Gonzalez, Brent J. Small, Suzanne C. Lechner, Michael H. Antoni, Andrea Vinard, Madeline Krause, Cathy Meade, and Paul B. Jacobsen. “Anxiety and Depression in Spanish-Speaking Latina Cancer Patients Prior to Starting Chemotherapy.” Psycho-Oncology 27, no. 1 (2018): 333–38.
Milligan, Fiona, Fe Martinez, SohSoha Hassan Mohd Abdel Aal, Samah Abdelrehim Ahmed, Beverly Joby, Jean Sultan Matalam, Sujala Sukumaran Nair, Anthony De Leon Maxion, Safia Sayed, and Soji Samson Melepeedikayil. “Assessing Anxiety and Depression in Cancer Patients.” British Journal of Nursing 27, no. 10 (May 23, 2018): S18–23.
Mulick, Amy, Jane Walker, Stephen Puntis, Katy Burke, Stefan Symeonides, Charlie Gourley, Marta Wanat, Chris Frost, and Michael Sharpe. “Does Depression Treatment Improve the Survival of Depressed Patients with Cancer? A Long-Term Follow-up of Participants in the SMaRT Oncology-2 and 3 Trials.” The Lancet Psychiatry 5, no. 4 (April 1, 2018): 321–26.
Pitman, Alexandra, Sahil Suleman, Nicholas Hyde, and Andrew Hodgkiss. “Depression and Anxiety in Patients with Cancer.” BMJ 361 (April 25, 2018): k1415.
Rodin, Gary, Christopher Lo, Anne Rydall, Joanna Shnall, Carmine Malfitano, Aubrey Chiu, Tania Panday, et al. “Managing Cancer and Living Meaningfully (CALM): A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Psychological Intervention for Patients With Advanced Cancer.” Journal of Clinical Oncology 36, no. 23 (August 10, 2018): 2422–32.
Thaxton, DNP, Cheryl. “A Retrospective Study: Diagnosis and Treatment of Depression in Breast Cancer Patients.” Doctor of Nursing Practice Projects, April 1, 2018.
Vargas, Emily A., Ramaswami Mahalingam, Brandy Michaels, Lourdes Cabrera, Elizabeth Campbell, and Rebecca Liu. “Perceptions of Control in Women Undergoing Cancer-Related Surgery on Psychological Perceptions of Health.” Sex Roles 79, no. 3 (August 1, 2018): 218–27.
Weihs, Karen L., Joshua F. Wiley, Catherine M. Crespi, Jennifer L. Krull, and Annette L. Stanton. “Predicting Future Major Depression and Persistent Depressive Symptoms: Development of a Prognostic Screener and PHQ-4 Cutoffs in Breast Cancer Patients.” Psycho-Oncology 27, no. 2 (February 1, 2018): 420–26.
Zhu, Lei, Adelita V. Ranchor, Vicki S. Helgeson, Marije van der Lee, Bert Garssen, Roy E. Stewart, Robbert Sanderman, and Maya J. Schroevers. “Benefit Finding Trajectories in Cancer Patients Receiving Psychological Care: Predictors and Relations to Depressive and Anxiety Symptoms.” British Journal of Health Psychology 23, no. 2 (May 1, 2018): 238–52.