Variable Details:

Source:

Mellon, Suzanne , and Laurel L. Northouse (2001), "Family Survivorship and Quality of Life Following a Cancer Diagnosis ", Research in Nursing and health, 24, 446-459.
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Variable



Definition:

  • The degree of support received from community, including family and friends.


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Citations:

  • McCubbin, H. I., J. Patterson, and T. Glynn (1982), "Social Support Index", Madison, WI, University of Wisconsin System.