Priority 17 from the Living With and Beyond Cancer PSP

UNCERTAINTY:What are the psychological and social impacts on children who have a parent (or parents) with cancer, and what are the best ways to support those children? (JLA PSP Priority 17)
Overall ranking 17
JLA question ID 0073/17
Explanatory note Not available for this PSP

None identified

Health Research Classification System category Cancer
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples What have the long term implications of you cancer have been for your children/dependents? ~ What is the impact of experiencing a parent with cancer on the child's life chances? ~ What is the impact on children of people experiencing cancer on their view of health (eg are they more likely to experience health anxiety, thinking they may have cancer because their parent had this condition)? ~ Are there long term psychological effects for children who have had a parent diagnosed with cancer?
Submitted by Individual survey submissions categorised by Healthcare professional, Patient, Relative/Carer, Other, and Unknown.  For full details of the type of submitter for each individual question, please see the spreadsheet of data held on the JLA website.
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0073
PSP name Living With and Beyond Cancer
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 54  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 11 June 2018