›› 2011, Vol. 31 ›› Issue (6): 730-.doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1674-8115.2011.06.011

• 专题报道(临床护理与管理) • 上一篇    下一篇


杨 艳, 陈 莉   

  1. 上海交通大学 医学院附属仁济医院护理部, 上海 200127
  • 出版日期:2011-06-28 发布日期:2011-06-27
  • 作者简介:杨 艳(1979—), 女, 主管护师, 硕士;电子信箱: renji_yy@126.com。

Factors and interventions for mental disorders in patients with prostate cancer after androgen deprivation therapy

YANG Yan, CHEN Li   

  1. Department of Nursing, Renji Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200127, China
  • Online:2011-06-28 Published:2011-06-27



关键词: 前列腺癌, 去势治疗, 心理障碍, 护理干预


Though androgen deprivation therapy is the first choice for patients with advanced prostate cancer, it significantly decreases the quality of life and causes lots of mental disorders in patients, such as self-image disturbance, inferiority, anxiety, phobia, suspicious, fatigue, frustration, depression and so on. Psychological intervention may be an important method to recover from their mental trauma. Nursing staff, who contact with patients most frequently, are responsible for realizing psychological problems of patients in different periods, analyzing the possible causes, mastering the effective countermeasures and providing high-quality psychological care service to improve the quality of life of patients. This paper reviews the causes and corresponding countermeasures for mental disorders of patients with prostate cancer after androgen deprivation therapy, in hopes of helping nurses to conduct effective psychological intervention.

Key words: prostate cancer, androgen deprivation therapy, mental disorder, nursing intervention