S K Steginga

Summary

Affiliation: Queensland Cancer Fund
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The supportive care needs of men with prostate cancer (2000)
    S K Steginga
    School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Australia
    Psychooncology 10:66-75. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Men's attitudes toward prostate cancer and seeking prostate-specific antigen testing
    S K Steginga
    School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Spring Hill, Australia
    J Cancer Educ 16:42-5. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Dispositional optimism as a predictor of men's decision-related distress after localized prostate cancer
    Suzanne K Steginga
    School of Psychology, Griffith University
    Health Psychol 25:135-43. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Shared decision-making and informed choice for the early detection of prostate cancer in primary care
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Community Services, Queensland Cancer Fund, Brisbane, Australia
    BJU Int 96:1209-10. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint An educational workshop on the early detection of prostate cancer--a before-after evaluation
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Queensland Cancer Fund, Brisbane, Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 34:889-91. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of the use of alternative therapies by men with localized prostate cancer
    Suzanne K Steginga
    School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Brisbane 4111, Queensland, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 55:70-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The application of the heuristic-systematic processing model to treatment decision making about prostate cancer
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Queensland Cancer Fund and the School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia
    Med Decis Making 24:573-83. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of an intensive nursing education course on nurses' knowledge, confidence, attitudes, and perceived skills in the care of patients with cancer
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Queensland Cancer Fund, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:375-81. 2005
  9. doi request reprint A review of prostate-specific antigen screening prevalence and risk perceptions for first-degree relatives of men with prostate cancer
    M E McDowell
    School of Psychology, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 18:545-55. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Making decisions about treatment for localized prostate cancer
    S K Steginga
    School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Department of Surgery, University of Queensland, Australia
    BJU Int 89:255-60. 2002

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint The supportive care needs of men with prostate cancer (2000)
    S K Steginga
    School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Australia
    Psychooncology 10:66-75. 2001
    ..Interventions in sexuality, psychological concerns and informational support are priorities for men with prostate cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Men's attitudes toward prostate cancer and seeking prostate-specific antigen testing
    S K Steginga
    School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Spring Hill, Australia
    J Cancer Educ 16:42-5. 2001
    ..This study investigated attitudinal variables that may predict prostate cancer screening behaviors in this context...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dispositional optimism as a predictor of men's decision-related distress after localized prostate cancer
    Suzanne K Steginga
    School of Psychology, Griffith University
    Health Psychol 25:135-43. 2006
    ..Screening for men with high decision-related distress for referral to in-depth decision support is suggested. Outcome expectations may present as a therapy target to increase the effectiveness of decisional support that is utility based...
  4. ncbi request reprint Shared decision-making and informed choice for the early detection of prostate cancer in primary care
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Community Services, Queensland Cancer Fund, Brisbane, Australia
    BJU Int 96:1209-10. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint An educational workshop on the early detection of prostate cancer--a before-after evaluation
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Queensland Cancer Fund, Brisbane, Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 34:889-91. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of the use of alternative therapies by men with localized prostate cancer
    Suzanne K Steginga
    School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Brisbane 4111, Queensland, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 55:70-7. 2004
    ..The potential for alternative therapies to have a supportive function in patient care requires further investigation...
  7. ncbi request reprint The application of the heuristic-systematic processing model to treatment decision making about prostate cancer
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Queensland Cancer Fund and the School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Queensland, Australia
    Med Decis Making 24:573-83. 2004
    ..Findings were consistent with the Heuristic-Systematic Processing Model and suggest that this model has utility for future research in applied decision making about health...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of an intensive nursing education course on nurses' knowledge, confidence, attitudes, and perceived skills in the care of patients with cancer
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Queensland Cancer Fund, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:375-81. 2005
    ..To evaluate the impact of a cancer nursing education course on RNs...
  9. doi request reprint A review of prostate-specific antigen screening prevalence and risk perceptions for first-degree relatives of men with prostate cancer
    M E McDowell
    School of Psychology, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 18:545-55. 2009
    ..Men with a family history may benefit from targeted communication about the risks and benefits of prostate cancer testing that responds to the implications of their heightened risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Making decisions about treatment for localized prostate cancer
    S K Steginga
    School of Applied Psychology, Griffith University, Department of Surgery, University of Queensland, Australia
    BJU Int 89:255-60. 2002
    ..To describe the decision-making processes used by men diagnosed with localized prostate cancer who were considering treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluating peer support for prostate cancer: the Prostate Cancer Peer Support Inventory
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Community Services, Queensland Cancer Fund, PO Box 201, Spring Hill, Queensland 4004, Australia
    BJU Int 95:46-50. 2005
    ..To develop and test a measure for assessing peer support for men attending prostate cancer support groups, and to describe socio-demographic, medical and adjustment characteristics of Australian men who attend these support groups...
  12. ncbi request reprint The media and prostate cancer screening
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Med J Aust 187:501-2. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Early decision and psychosocial support intervention for men with localised prostate cancer: an integrated approach
    Suzanne K Steginga
    The Cancer Council Queensland, 553 Gregory Terrace, Fortitude Valley, Queensland, 4006, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 16:821-9. 2008
    ..Psycho-education, problem solving and decision support were integrated in a novel telephone-delivered supportive care intervention targeting men at diagnosis and assessed for feasibility...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' attitudes to prostate cancer peer-support groups
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Community Services, Queensland Cancer Fund, PO Box 201, Spring Hill QLD 4004, Australia
    BJU Int 99:68-71. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Evaluating patient education materials about radiation therapy
    Jeff Dunn
    Community Services, Queensland Cancer Fund, Spring Hill, QLD 4006, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 52:325-32. 2004
    ..Future research in this area may need to consider alternative paradigms for evaluating the helpfulness of such materials...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of men's psychological and decision-related adjustment after treatment for localized prostate cancer
    Suzanne K Steginga
    Griffith University School of Applied Psychology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Urology 63:751-6. 2004
    ..To undertake a prospective longitudinal study to assess psychological and decision-related distress after the diagnosis of localized prostate cancer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Communicating prostate cancer risk: what should we be telling our patients?
    Peter D Baade
    Queensland Cancer Fund, GPO Box 201, Spring Hill, QLD 4004
    Med J Aust 182:472-5. 2005
    ..Decisions need to be made by men based on the best possible understanding of their personal vulnerability, and the individualisation of risk provides a more realistic appraisal of potential threat posed by the disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint The tiered model of psychosocial intervention in cancer: a community based approach
    Sandy D Hutchison
    Queensland Cancer Fund, Queensland, Australia
    Psychooncology 15:541-6. 2006
    ..This report describes a tiered intervention model to operationalise psychosocial care in oncology in the community and outlines a framework for integrating services across sectors...
  19. doi request reprint Describing and predicting psychological distress after colorectal cancer
    Brigid M Lynch
    Viertel Center for Research in Cancer Control, The Cancer Council Queensland, Australia
    Cancer 112:1363-70. 2008
    ..The prevalence, course, and predictors of psychological distress after the diagnosis of colorectal cancer are to date not well described...