Psychosocial Needs of Men Facing Prostate Surgery

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Psychosocial Needs of Men Facing Prostate Surgery
Introduction
Prostate cancer is the most prevalent malignancy in North America and is marked by uncertainty which can negatively impact on men’s psychosocial adaptation as well as on the outcomes of treatment (
Wellam
&
Degner
, 2008). Uncertainty about prostate surgery begins with increased PSA levels which often lead to false positives, as well as needless biopsies and surgery. Culture creates a major psychosocial impact on men with prostate cancer and is a major consideration for the paper. This paper will be based in the population health perspective and will use the population health approach. I will demonstrate how the needs and entire context of men from diverse cultures are...
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