TOD, Angela, WARNOCK, Clare and ALLMARK, Peter (2011). A critique of positive thinking for patients with cancer. Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987), 25 (39), 43-7.Full text not available from this repository.
This article provides a critical reflection of the debate regarding the adoption of positive thinking in the care and recovery of patients with cancer. Positive thinking is an approach characterised by adopting a fighting spirit, taking control and being strong and brave. The association of positive thinking with a range of favourable outcomes has been challenged.
|Research Institute, Centre or Group:||Centre for Health and Social Care Research|
|Depositing User:||Helen Garner|
|Date Deposited:||28 Jul 2011 12:06|
|Last Modified:||20 Jun 2012 10:56|
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