Meinir Krishnasamy

Summary

Affiliation: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patient expectations and preferences for follow-up after treatment for lung cancer: a pilot study
    Meinir Krishnasamy
    Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 15:221-5. 2011
  2. doi request reprint A tailored, supportive care intervention using systematic assessment designed for people with inoperable lung cancer: a randomised controlled trial
    Penelope Schofield
    Department of Cancer Experiences Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia School of Behavioural Science, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia School of Nursing, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Psychooncology 22:2445-53. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Development of an instrument to measure self-efficacy in caregivers of people with advanced cancer
    Anna Ugalde
    Department of Cancer Experiences Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychooncology 22:1428-34. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of an audiovisual information resource to promote self-management of chemotherapy side-effects
    Mariko Carey
    Supportive Care Research Group, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 1, A Beckett Street, Victoria, 8006, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 14:361-8. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Development and pilot testing of a nurse-led posttreatment support package for bowel cancer survivors
    Michael Jefford
    Division of Haematology and Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 1, A Beckett St, Victoria 8006, Australia
    Cancer Nurs 34:E1-10. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Promoting evidence-based care through a clinical research fellowship programme
    Donna J Milne
    Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and School of Nursing, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 16:1629-39. 2007
  7. pmc A nurse- and peer-led support program to assist women in gynaecological oncology receiving curative radiotherapy, the PeNTAGOn study (peer and nurse support trial to assist women in gynaecological oncology): study protocol for a randomised controlled tria
    Penelope Schofield
    Department of Cancer Experiences Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, 3002 East Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Trials 14:39. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Role recognition and changes to self-identity in family caregivers of people with advanced cancer: a qualitative study
    Anna Ugalde
    Department of Nursing and Supportive Care Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 1 A Beckett Street, Melbourne, 8006, Victoria, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 20:1175-81. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Satisfaction with nurse-led telephone follow up for low to intermediate risk prostate cancer patients treated with radical radiotherapy. A comparative study
    Mary Leahy
    Division of Nursing, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 17:162-9. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Unmet needs and distress in people with inoperable lung cancer at the commencement of treatment
    Anna Ugalde
    Department of Nursing and Supportive Care Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 1, A Beckett St, Victoria, 8006 East Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 20:419-23. 2012

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Patient expectations and preferences for follow-up after treatment for lung cancer: a pilot study
    Meinir Krishnasamy
    Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 15:221-5. 2011
    ..This pilot study aimed to assess expectations and preferences for follow-up care in a sample of patients who had completed treatment for lung cancer...
  2. doi request reprint A tailored, supportive care intervention using systematic assessment designed for people with inoperable lung cancer: a randomised controlled trial
    Penelope Schofield
    Department of Cancer Experiences Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia School of Behavioural Science, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia School of Nursing, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Psychooncology 22:2445-53. 2013
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that a tailored, multidisciplinary supportive care programme based on systematic needs assessment would reduce perceived unmet needs and distress and improve quality of life...
  3. doi request reprint Development of an instrument to measure self-efficacy in caregivers of people with advanced cancer
    Anna Ugalde
    Department of Cancer Experiences Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychooncology 22:1428-34. 2013
    ..There is a lack of suitable measures specifically designed to assess their experience. This study aimed to develop a new measure to assess self-efficacy in caregivers of people with advanced cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of an audiovisual information resource to promote self-management of chemotherapy side-effects
    Mariko Carey
    Supportive Care Research Group, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 1, A Beckett Street, Victoria, 8006, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 14:361-8. 2006
    ..Underpinned by a robust theoretical framework, we have developed an evidence-based resource that is perceived by both patients and health professionals as likely to enhance preparedness for chemotherapy...
  5. doi request reprint Development and pilot testing of a nurse-led posttreatment support package for bowel cancer survivors
    Michael Jefford
    Division of Haematology and Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 1, A Beckett St, Victoria 8006, Australia
    Cancer Nurs 34:E1-10. 2011
    ..Current models of follow-up fail to address the complex needs arising after treatment completion. Strategies to better prepare and support survivors are urgently required...
  6. ncbi request reprint Promoting evidence-based care through a clinical research fellowship programme
    Donna J Milne
    Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and School of Nursing, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 16:1629-39. 2007
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  7. pmc A nurse- and peer-led support program to assist women in gynaecological oncology receiving curative radiotherapy, the PeNTAGOn study (peer and nurse support trial to assist women in gynaecological oncology): study protocol for a randomised controlled tria
    Penelope Schofield
    Department of Cancer Experiences Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, 3002 East Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Trials 14:39. 2013
    ..Secondary aims assess patient quality of life, symptom distress, unmet supportive care needs, preparation for treatment, psychosexual functioning and vaginal stenosis...
  8. doi request reprint Role recognition and changes to self-identity in family caregivers of people with advanced cancer: a qualitative study
    Anna Ugalde
    Department of Nursing and Supportive Care Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 1 A Beckett Street, Melbourne, 8006, Victoria, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 20:1175-81. 2012
    ..However, the role is not well defined and their experiences are poorly understood. This study aimed to explore how caregivers view their role and the impact of their caregiving...
  9. doi request reprint Satisfaction with nurse-led telephone follow up for low to intermediate risk prostate cancer patients treated with radical radiotherapy. A comparative study
    Mary Leahy
    Division of Nursing, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 17:162-9. 2013
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate nurse-led, telephone follow up, for men with low to intermediate risk prostate cancer treated with radical radiotherapy when compared with medical follow up...
  10. doi request reprint Unmet needs and distress in people with inoperable lung cancer at the commencement of treatment
    Anna Ugalde
    Department of Nursing and Supportive Care Research, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 1, A Beckett St, Victoria, 8006 East Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 20:419-23. 2012
    ..They experience more psychological distress and more physical hardship than other tumour sites. This study examined the levels of unmet need and psychological distress in inoperable lung cancer patients at the start of treatment...