Michael D Brundage

Summary

Affiliation: Queen's University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Men considering a hypothetical treatment for prostate cancer: a comparison to patients
    Lori Van Manen
    Kingston General Hospital, 76 Stuart Street, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 2V7
    Patient Educ Couns 61:33-42. 2006
  2. doi request reprint A criterion-based audit of the technical quality of external beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer
    Michael Brundage
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Kingston, Ontario, Canada Departments of Oncology, and Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Radiother Oncol 107:339-45. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A 'year in the life' of health services research in oncology
    Michael D Brundage
    Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 12:615-22. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint NCIC Clinical Trials Group experience of employing patient-reported outcomes in clinical trials: an illustrative study in a palliative setting
    Michael Brundage
    Division of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 8:243-53. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Patterns of reporting health-related quality of life outcomes in randomized clinical trials: implications for clinicians and quality of life researchers
    Michael Brundage
    Department of Oncology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Life Res 20:653-64. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned in the assessment of health-related quality of life: selected examples from the National Cancer Institute of Canada Clinical Trials Group
    Michael Brundage
    Department of Oncology, and National Cancer Institute of Canada Clinical Trials Group Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Queens University, Kingston, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 25:5078-81. 2007
  7. doi request reprint A knowledge translation challenge: clinical use of quality of life data from cancer clinical trials
    Michael Brundage
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Level 2, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, 10 Stuart St, Kingston, ON, K7L 3N6, Canada
    Qual Life Res 20:979-85. 2011
  8. doi request reprint How do interventions designed to improve provider-patient communication work? Illustrative applications of a framework for communication
    Michael D Brundage
    Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Oncol 49:136-43. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Communicating quality of life information to cancer patients: a study of six presentation formats
    M Brundage
    Division of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N6
    J Clin Oncol 23:6949-56. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients' attitudes toward treatment options for advanced non-small cell lung cancer: implications for patient education and decision support
    M D Brundage
    The Radiation Oncology Research Unit, Kingston Regional Cancer Centre, Ontario K7L 2V7, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 45:149-57. 2001

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Men considering a hypothetical treatment for prostate cancer: a comparison to patients
    Lori Van Manen
    Kingston General Hospital, 76 Stuart Street, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 2V7
    Patient Educ Couns 61:33-42. 2006
    ..However, there is no empirical evidence thus far demonstrating that men are able to consider this hypothetical situation in a realistic manner...
  2. doi request reprint A criterion-based audit of the technical quality of external beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer
    Michael Brundage
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Kingston, Ontario, Canada Departments of Oncology, and Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Radiother Oncol 107:339-45. 2013
    ..To evaluate the technical quality of external beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer in Canada...
  3. doi request reprint A 'year in the life' of health services research in oncology
    Michael D Brundage
    Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 12:615-22. 2012
    ..Most studies were descriptive (75%), retrospective (35%) or cross-sectional (35%). These findings might inform the decisions of researchers or policy makers seeking to improve cancer health services delivery...
  4. ncbi request reprint NCIC Clinical Trials Group experience of employing patient-reported outcomes in clinical trials: an illustrative study in a palliative setting
    Michael Brundage
    Division of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 8:243-53. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Patterns of reporting health-related quality of life outcomes in randomized clinical trials: implications for clinicians and quality of life researchers
    Michael Brundage
    Department of Oncology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Life Res 20:653-64. 2011
    ..To assess the patterns of, and trends over time in, health-related quality of life (HRQL) reporting in randomized controlled trials (RCTs)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned in the assessment of health-related quality of life: selected examples from the National Cancer Institute of Canada Clinical Trials Group
    Michael Brundage
    Department of Oncology, and National Cancer Institute of Canada Clinical Trials Group Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Queens University, Kingston, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 25:5078-81. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint A knowledge translation challenge: clinical use of quality of life data from cancer clinical trials
    Michael Brundage
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Level 2, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, 10 Stuart St, Kingston, ON, K7L 3N6, Canada
    Qual Life Res 20:979-85. 2011
    ..Our goal was to identify the current barriers to, and enablers of, the effective translation of HRQL outcome data from randomized clinical trials by investigating physician attitudes, knowledge, and education needs...
  8. doi request reprint How do interventions designed to improve provider-patient communication work? Illustrative applications of a framework for communication
    Michael D Brundage
    Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Oncol 49:136-43. 2010
    ..We further illustrate how interventions designed to improve communication or to elicit patients' preferences in a medical encounter may have their desired effect, or may be optimally evaluated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Communicating quality of life information to cancer patients: a study of six presentation formats
    M Brundage
    Division of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N6
    J Clin Oncol 23:6949-56. 2005
    ..Patients often want a great deal of information about cancer treatments, including information relevant to HRQL. Clinical trials provide methodologically sound HRQL data that may be useful to patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients' attitudes toward treatment options for advanced non-small cell lung cancer: implications for patient education and decision support
    M D Brundage
    The Radiation Oncology Research Unit, Kingston Regional Cancer Centre, Ontario K7L 2V7, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 45:149-57. 2001
    ..The process described herein has potential for use in this clinical setting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in non-small cell lung cancer: a decade of progress
    Michael D Brundage
    Department of Oncology, Radiation Oncology Research Unit, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Chest 122:1037-57. 2002
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  12. ncbi request reprint Cancer patients' preferences for communicating clinical trial quality of life information: a qualitative study
    M Brundage
    Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Life Res 12:395-404. 2003
    ..We conclude that cancer patients desire HRQL information, but vary in their preferences for its communication. Simple formats are generally preferred...
  13. doi request reprint The information needed by Canadian early-stage prostate cancer patients for decision-making: stable over a decade
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 73:437-42. 2008
    ..To compare information needs for decision-making by similar cohorts of Canadian early-stage prostate cancer patients, at two time points a decade apart...
  14. doi request reprint The impact of explicit values clarification exercises in a patient decision aid emerges after the decision is actually made: evidence from a randomized controlled trial
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Med Decis Making 32:616-26. 2012
    ..To determine if particular values clarification exercises included in a patient decision aid had discernible impact on postdecisional regret in patients with early-stage prostate cancer...
  15. doi request reprint Overall information needs of early-stage prostate cancer patients over a decade: highly variable and remarkably stable
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s University Cancer Research Institute, Level 2 10 Stuart St, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 17:429-35. 2009
    ..To assess the stability of information needs of early-stage prostate cancer patients by comparing needs in the same location, at two time points, almost 10 years apart...
  16. ncbi request reprint A purpose-based evaluation of information for patients: an approach to measuring effectiveness
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 65:311-9. 2007
    ..The study also demonstrated potential novel insight gained by the PIA assessment...
  17. doi request reprint Assessing the impact of comorbid illnesses on death within 10 years in prostate cancer treatment candidates
    Patti A Groome
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 117:3943-52. 2011
    ..The authors assessed the impact of individual comorbid illnesses on the risk of early, other-cause death in prostate cancer treatment candidates and propose a modification of an existing comorbidity scale...
  18. ncbi request reprint Information that affects patients' treatment choices for early stage prostate cancer: a review
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Urol 18:5998-6006. 2011
    ..We conducted a systematic review of primary evidence to clarify what information influences treatment selection by patients with early stage prostate cancer...
  19. ncbi request reprint Challenges for designing and implementing decision aids
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont, Canada, K7L 3N6
    Patient Educ Couns 54:265-73. 2004
    ..We conclude that critical appraisal of issues related to the design and implementation of decision aids is required...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictive validity of five comorbidity indices in prostate carcinoma patients treated with curative intent
    David L Boulos
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer 106:1804-14. 2006
    ..Comorbidity is important to consider in clinical research on curative prostate carcinoma because of the role of competing risks. Five chart-based comorbidity indices were assessed for their ability to predict survival...
  21. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial comparing two educational booklets on prostate cancer
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Urol 13:3321-6. 2006
    ..To compare the helpfulness of two educational aids or booklets on early-stage prostate cancer...
  22. pmc Prostate cancer-specific survival differences in patients treated by radical prostatectomy versus curative radiotherapy
    Julie M Degroot
    Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, ON
    Can Urol Assoc J 7:E299-305. 2013
    ..We compared the cause-specific survival of patients who received radiotherapy to those who received surgery for cure of their prostate cancer using a number of design and analytic steps to mitigate confounding by indication...
  23. ncbi request reprint An explicit values clarification task: development and validation
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 63:350-6. 2006
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  24. ncbi request reprint Patient-focussed decision-making in early-stage prostate cancer: insights from a cognitively based decision aid
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Health Expect 7:126-41. 2004
    ..To study the cognitive processes of early-stage prostate cancer patients as they determined which treatment they preferred, using our cognitively based decision aid...
  25. ncbi request reprint A shorter fractionation schedule for postlumpectomy breast cancer patients
    W Shelley
    The Radiation Oncology Research Unit, Kingston Regional Cancer Centre, Cancer Care Ontario, Kingston, Canada
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 47:1219-28. 2000
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a question-and-answer booklet on early-stage prostate-cancer
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Radiation Oncology Research Unit, Apps Level 4, Kingston General Hospital, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont, Canada K7L 2V7
    Patient Educ Couns 49:115-24. 2003
    ..4%) than patients (20.4%) wanted the information to help them provide support. We conclude that even though patients and family differ in why they want information, the booklet appears to be considered useful by both groups...
  27. doi request reprint Quality of care indicators and their related outcomes: A population-based study in prostate cancer patients treated with radiotherapy
    Colleen Webber
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen s Cancer Research Institute, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Radiother Oncol 107:358-65. 2013
    ..Along with cancer centre volume, we examined each indicator's association with relevant outcomes: long-term cause-specific survival, urinary incontinence, and gastrointestinal and genitourinary late morbidities...
  28. ncbi request reprint Further insight into the perception of quantitative information: judgments of gist in treatment decisions
    Deb Feldman-Stewart
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Cancer Research Institute and the Department of Oncology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Med Decis Making 27:34-43. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Sleep disturbance in cancer patients
    Judith R Davidson
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 54:1309-21. 2002
    ..This study provides new information about sleep-related phenomena in cancer patients, information which will be useful in planning supportive care services for cancer patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint A population-based study of the waiting times for prostatectomy in Ontario
    D Robert Siemens
    Department of Urology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Urol 12:2568-74. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to review the surgical waiting times for radical prostatectomy in Ontario, utilizing existing population-based cancer databases, and to describe factors associated with prolonged waiting times...
  31. doi request reprint Social support and quality of life of prostate cancer patients after radiotherapy treatment
    J A Queenan
    Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queens s Cancer Research Institute, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 19:251-9. 2010
    ..Further research to clarify the relationship between FSS and urinary symptoms will also clarify how an intervention could improve the HRQOL of these men...
  32. ncbi request reprint What do we know about facilitating patient communication in the cancer care setting?
    Patricia A Parker
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Psychooncology 14:848-58; discussion 859-60. 2005
    ..More controlled studies using carefully chosen outcome variables are needed. Increasing patients' communication skills so that their goals are met has the potential to positively affect the communication process...
  33. ncbi request reprint Patient-professional communication research in cancer: an integrative review of research methods in the context of a conceptual framework
    Linda E Carlson
    Department of Psychosocial Resources, Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Alberta Cancer Board, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Psychooncology 14:812-28; discussion 829-30. 2005
    ....
  34. pmc Approach to primary care follow-up of patients with prostate cancer
    Anna N Wilkinson
    Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre, 503 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON K1H 1C4
    Can Fam Physician 54:204-10. 2008
    ..To review resources available to aid family physicians in their care of prostate cancer patients and develop an algorithm to summarize these findings...