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نویسندگان [English]چکیده [English]
Background and purpose: Stress Inoculation Training has positive effect onreducing tension in patients with cancer, but this intervention hasn’t done in patients with prostate cancer yet, so the purpose of present study is to investigate the effect of stress inoculation training on depression and anxiety in patient with prostate Cancer.
Materials and Methods: The statistical society of this study included men with prostate cancer who had refered to the Cancer Therapy Centers of Kermanshah in Feb 2014. 30 participants were randomly selected and divided in two groups (15 per group) of control and experiment. The applied instrument in this research was SCL-90-R scale. In order to perform data analysis, MANCOVA was used and results were extracted from SPSS software version 20.
Results: Results indicated that stress inoculation training have had a significant effect on reducing anxiety and depression in patients with prostate cancer of experiment group compared with control group (F=11/72 and P=0/002 for depression and F=21/87 and P