Psychological distress on childhood cancer: a concept analysis

  • siti arifah Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta, Mahidol University
  • Kanaungnit Pongthavornkamol Mahidol University


This concept analysis is to clarify the psychological distress in term of pediatric cancer care.  The literature review conducted to defining the antecedents, attributes and consequences of psychological distress analysed by Walker and Avent's theory.  The finding were different components of antecedents and attributes, while the consequences was only negative.


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How to Cite
arifah, siti, & Pongthavornkamol, K. (2019). Psychological distress on childhood cancer: a concept analysis. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NURSING AND MIDWIFERY SCIENCE (IJNMS), 3(3), 127-135.