"Spouses" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Married persons, i.e., husbands and wives, or partners. Domestic partners, or spousal equivalents, are two adults who have chosen to share their lives in an intimate and committed relationship, reside together, and share a mutual obligation of support for the basic necessities of life.
- Married Persons
- Married Person
- Person, Married
- Persons, Married
- Domestic Partners
- Domestic Partner
- Partner, Domestic
- Partners, Domestic
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Spouses" by people in Profiles.
Mindfulness-based stress reduction for men on active surveillance for prostate cancer and their spouses: Design and methodology of a randomized controlled trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2023 02; 125:107059.
Resilience and Social Support-Giving Scales: Conceptual and Empirical Validation. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2021 12 17; 76(Suppl 3):S238-S250.
Couple-based communication intervention for head and neck cancer: a randomized pilot trial. Support Care Cancer. 2021 Jun; 29(6):3267-3275.
Cognitive limitations in older adults receiving care reduces well-being among spouse caregivers. Psychol Aging. 2020 Feb; 35(1):28-40.
Effects of long-term care setting on spousal health outcomes. Health Serv Res. 2019 02; 54(1):158-166.
Lesbian Pregnancy: Care and Considerations. Semin Reprod Med. 2017 09; 35(5):420-425.
TrueNTH sexual recovery study protocol: a multi-institutional collaborative approach to developing and testing a web-based intervention for couples coping with the side-effects of prostate cancer treatment in a randomized controlled trial. BMC Cancer. 2017 Oct 02; 17(1):664.
Multilingual Self-Management Resources for Prostate Cancer Survivors and Their Partners: Results of a Long-Term Academic-State Health Department Partnership to Promote Survivorship Care. Urology. 2017 Dec; 110:92-97.
Differences between husbands and wives in colonoscopy use: Results from a national sample of married couples. Prev Med. 2016 07; 88:46-52.
Sexuality in Older Couples: Individual and Dyadic Characteristics. Arch Sex Behav. 2017 Feb; 46(2):605-618.