Adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer patients experience unique psychosocial needs and developmental challenges. A cancer diagnosis can stress this development and disrupt AYAs in their normal life. The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis was to assess the impact of psychosocial interventions on mental health in AYAs. A literature research was conducted, which resulted in twelve eligible studies.

Authors: Diana Richter, Michael Koehler, Michael Friedrich, Inken Hilgendorf, Anja Mehnert, Gregor Weißflog

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