M J Esplen

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai Hospital
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi A supportive-expressive group intervention for women with a family history of breast cancer: results of a phase II study
    M J Esplen
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychooncology 9:243-52. 2000
  2. ncbi Motivations and psychosocial impact of genetic testing for HNPCC
    M J Esplen
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Med Genet 103:9-15. 2001
  3. ncbi Colorectal cancer survivors undergoing genetic testing for hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer: motivational factors and psychosocial functioning
    M J Esplen
    Behavioral Sciences and Health Research Division, Toronto General Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Genet 72:394-401. 2007
  4. pmc Development and validation of an instrument to measure the impact of genetic testing on self-concept in Lynch syndrome
    M J Esplen
    Behavioral Sciences and Health Research Division, Toronto General Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Clin Genet 80:415-23. 2011
  5. doi Quality of life and functional outcome for individuals who underwent very early colectomy for familial adenomatous polyposis
    C A Durno
    Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:436-43. 2012
  6. ncbi Facilitating adjustment to inflammatory bowel disease: a model of psychosocial intervention in non-psychiatric patients
    R Maunder
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, and Department of Psychiatry and IBD Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychother Psychosom 68:230-40. 1999
  7. ncbi Supportive-expressive group psychotherapy for persons with inflammatory bowel disease
    R G Maunder
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 46:622-6. 2001
  8. doi Alleviating existential distress of cancer patients: can relational ethics guide clinicians?
    D Leung
    Lawrence S Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 19:30-8. 2010

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Publications8

  1. ncbi A supportive-expressive group intervention for women with a family history of breast cancer: results of a phase II study
    M J Esplen
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychooncology 9:243-52. 2000
    ..Evidence suggests that there are significant psychological and behavioural sequelae associated with having a family history of breast cancer (BC) which can interfere with comprehension of risk estimates...
  2. ncbi Motivations and psychosocial impact of genetic testing for HNPCC
    M J Esplen
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Med Genet 103:9-15. 2001
    ..These preliminary findings should be further explored in a larger prospective study design over multiple time points...
  3. ncbi Colorectal cancer survivors undergoing genetic testing for hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer: motivational factors and psychosocial functioning
    M J Esplen
    Behavioral Sciences and Health Research Division, Toronto General Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Genet 72:394-401. 2007
    ..Findings have implications for future research and potential support needs during the genetic counseling and testing process...
  4. pmc Development and validation of an instrument to measure the impact of genetic testing on self-concept in Lynch syndrome
    M J Esplen
    Behavioral Sciences and Health Research Division, Toronto General Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    Clin Genet 80:415-23. 2011
    ..37, p < 0.001). The scale's performance was stable across participant characteristics. This new scale for measuring self-concept has potential to be used as a clinical tool and as a measure for future studies...
  5. doi Quality of life and functional outcome for individuals who underwent very early colectomy for familial adenomatous polyposis
    C A Durno
    Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:436-43. 2012
    ..There is a group of children who develop polyps at a younger age requiring earlier colectomy. Little is known about this very young subgroup in relation to bowel function or quality of life...
  6. ncbi Facilitating adjustment to inflammatory bowel disease: a model of psychosocial intervention in non-psychiatric patients
    R Maunder
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, and Department of Psychiatry and IBD Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychother Psychosom 68:230-40. 1999
    ..A model of normal psychosocial adjustment to IBD and the interventions which can improve difficulties with adjustment will facilitate rational therapeutic intervention and needed research in this area...
  7. ncbi Supportive-expressive group psychotherapy for persons with inflammatory bowel disease
    R G Maunder
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 46:622-6. 2001
    ..Supportive-expressive (SE) group psychotherapy is designed to be applicable to medically ill populations. In this open trial, SE therapy was adapted for use in treating inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  8. doi Alleviating existential distress of cancer patients: can relational ethics guide clinicians?
    D Leung
    Lawrence S Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 19:30-8. 2010
    ..Implications for oncology care are suggested at the micro-, meso- and macro-levels to encourage clinicians to ethically respond to patients' existential distress needs...