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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2014, Article ID 103297, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/103297
Review Article

Arts Therapies for Anxiety, Depression, and Quality of Life in Breast Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

1Institute for Integrative Medicine, Faculty of Health, University of Witten/Herdecke, 58313 Herdecke, Germany
2Department of Internal and Integrative Medicine, Kliniken Essen-Mitte, Faculty of Medicine, University of Duisburg-Essen, 45276 Essen, Germany
3Hochschule für Kunsttherapie, University of Applied Sciences, 72622 Nürtingen, Germany

Received 13 December 2013; Revised 10 January 2014; Accepted 21 January 2014; Published 26 February 2014

Academic Editor: Andre-Michael Beer

Copyright © 2014 Katja Boehm et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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