Allison W Boyes

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of the short-term trajectory of anxiety and depression in the first year after a cancer diagnosis: a population-based longitudinal study
    Allison W Boyes
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, Level 4 Hunter Medical Research Institute Building, University Dr, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    J Clin Oncol 31:2724-9. 2013
  2. doi request reprint How does the Distress Thermometer compare to the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale for detecting possible cases of psychological morbidity among cancer survivors?
    Allison Boyes
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW 2308, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 21:119-27. 2013
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of cancer survivors' supportive care needs 6  months after diagnosis: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Allison W Boyes
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, Australia
    BMC Cancer 12:150. 2012
  4. pmc Exercise and nutrition routine improving cancer health (ENRICH): the protocol for a randomized efficacy trial of a nutrition and physical activity program for adult cancer survivors and carers
    Erica L James
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Priority Research Centre in Physical Activity and Nutrition, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:236. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Flourishing or floundering? Prevalence and correlates of anxiety and depression among a population-based sample of adult cancer survivors 6months after diagnosis
    Allison W Boyes
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    J Affect Disord 135:184-92. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Brief assessment of adult cancer patients' perceived needs: development and validation of the 34-item Supportive Care Needs Survey (SCNS-SF34)
    Allison Boyes
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho oncology, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:602-6. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depression among long-term survivors of cancer in Australia: results of a population-based survey
    Allison W Boyes
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho oncology, Cancer Council New South Wales, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:S94-8. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Does routine assessment and real-time feedback improve cancer patients' psychosocial well-being?
    A Boyes
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho Oncology CHeRP, Hunter Medical Research Institute, The University of Newcastle and The Cancer Council NSW, Wallsend, Australia
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 15:163-71. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Rapid assessment of psychosocial well-being: are computers the way forward in a clinical setting?
    Allison Boyes
    Cancer Education Research Program, The Cancer Council NSW, University of Newcastle, Australia
    Qual Life Res 11:27-35. 2002
  10. doi request reprint All's well that ends well? Quality of life and physical symptom clusters in long-term cancer survivors across cancer types
    Alison C Zucca
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho Oncology CHeRP, Cancer Council NSW, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
    J Pain Symptom Manage 43:720-31. 2012

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of the short-term trajectory of anxiety and depression in the first year after a cancer diagnosis: a population-based longitudinal study
    Allison W Boyes
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, Level 4 Hunter Medical Research Institute Building, University Dr, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    J Clin Oncol 31:2724-9. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint How does the Distress Thermometer compare to the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale for detecting possible cases of psychological morbidity among cancer survivors?
    Allison Boyes
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW 2308, Australia
    Support Care Cancer 21:119-27. 2013
    ..This study examined the accuracy and optimal cut-off score of the DT compared to the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) for detecting possible cases of psychological morbidity among adults in early survivorship...
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of cancer survivors' supportive care needs 6  months after diagnosis: a population-based cross-sectional study
    Allison W Boyes
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, Australia
    BMC Cancer 12:150. 2012
    ..This study aimed to describe the prevalence of and factors associated with moderate to high level unmet supportive care needs among adult cancer survivors six months after diagnosis...
  4. pmc Exercise and nutrition routine improving cancer health (ENRICH): the protocol for a randomized efficacy trial of a nutrition and physical activity program for adult cancer survivors and carers
    Erica L James
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Priority Research Centre in Physical Activity and Nutrition, Callaghan, NSW, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:236. 2011
    ..This article describes the intervention development, study design, and participant recruitment...
  5. doi request reprint Flourishing or floundering? Prevalence and correlates of anxiety and depression among a population-based sample of adult cancer survivors 6months after diagnosis
    Allison W Boyes
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    J Affect Disord 135:184-92. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Brief assessment of adult cancer patients' perceived needs: development and validation of the 34-item Supportive Care Needs Survey (SCNS-SF34)
    Allison Boyes
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho oncology, Australia
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:602-6. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depression among long-term survivors of cancer in Australia: results of a population-based survey
    Allison W Boyes
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho oncology, Cancer Council New South Wales, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:S94-8. 2009
    ..To assess the prevalence and predictors of anxiety and depression among a heterogeneous sample of long-term adult cancer survivors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does routine assessment and real-time feedback improve cancer patients' psychosocial well-being?
    A Boyes
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho Oncology CHeRP, Hunter Medical Research Institute, The University of Newcastle and The Cancer Council NSW, Wallsend, Australia
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 15:163-71. 2006
    ..Future research should consider providing the feedback to other health professionals and patients, and monitor the impact on the process of individual patient care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Rapid assessment of psychosocial well-being: are computers the way forward in a clinical setting?
    Allison Boyes
    Cancer Education Research Program, The Cancer Council NSW, University of Newcastle, Australia
    Qual Life Res 11:27-35. 2002
    ..To compare the agreement between anxiety, depression and supportive care needs data obtained using a touchscreen computer survey with traditional pen-and-paper surveys...
  10. doi request reprint All's well that ends well? Quality of life and physical symptom clusters in long-term cancer survivors across cancer types
    Alison C Zucca
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho Oncology CHeRP, Cancer Council NSW, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia
    J Pain Symptom Manage 43:720-31. 2012
    ..Little is known about the presentation of multiple concurrent symptoms (symptom clusters) in long-term cancer survivors, with few studies adequately powered to compare quality of life (QoL) and symptom presentation by cancer type...
  11. doi request reprint Life is precious and I'm making the best of it: coping strategies of long-term cancer survivors
    Alison C Zucca
    Centre for Health Research and Psycho oncology, Cancer Council NSW, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, Australia
    Psychooncology 19:1268-76. 2010
    ..The study explored the prevalence and predictors of cancer-specific coping strategies among a heterogeneous sample of long-term cancer survivors...
  12. pmc Rasch analysis of the Mini-Mental Adjustment to Cancer Scale (mini-MAC) among a heterogeneous sample of long-term cancer survivors: a cross-sectional study
    Alison Zucca
    Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:55. 2012
    ..Therefore, this study examined the psychometric properties and dimensionality of the mini-MAC in a sample of long-term cancer survivors using Rasch analysis...
  13. doi request reprint Socio-demographic and medical correlates of the use of biologically based complementary and alternative medicines amongst recent Australian cancer survivors
    Rachael Walshe
    School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    Prev Med 54:23-6. 2012
    ..Describe the socio-demographic/medical correlates of the use of biologically based complementary and alternative medicines (BBCAM) amongst a heterogeneous sample of recent cancer survivors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Perceived needs of women diagnosed with breast cancer: rural versus urban location
    A Girgis
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:166-73. 2000
    ..To assess the prevalence and predictors of perceived unmet needs among women diagnosed with breast cancer, with a particular focus on the impact of location (rural/urban)...