Lotta Borg Skoglund

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Adolescent Cancer & Anxiolytics

Psychotropic medication use in parents of survivors of adolescent cancer: A register-based cohort study

We show that both mothers and fathers of survivors of adolescent cancer are at increased risk of use of anxiolytics and sedatives immediately following their child’s cancer diagnosis. But only mothers have a higher risk of antidepressant use from 6 months until 2 years after the diagnosis.

Published: 2022-04-26

Cancer Medicine

Volume 11, Issue 22

Nov 2022

Pages 4341-4353

Co-authors: Anna Wikman, Emma Hovén, Anette Alvariza, Malin Lövgren, Ulrika Kreicbergs, Emma Fransson, Gustaf Ljungman, Rickard Ljung and Lisa Ljungman