Sébastien Simard

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Fear of cancer recurrence in adult cancer survivors: a systematic review of quantitative studies
    Sébastien Simard
    Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Laval University, 2725 Chemin Ste Foy, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Cancer Surviv 7:300-22. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Fear of cancer recurrence: specific profiles and nature of intrusive thoughts
    Sébastien Simard
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Cancer Surviv 4:361-71. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia in women treated for nonmetastatic breast cancer
    Catherine Quesnel
    School of Psychology and Cancer Research Centre, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:189-200. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial on cognitive therapy for depression in women with metastatic breast cancer: psychological and immunological effects
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Palliat Support Care 4:219-37. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Randomized study on the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia secondary to breast cancer, part I: Sleep and psychological effects
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, 11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, Quebec, G1R 2J6 Canada
    J Clin Oncol 23:6083-96. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The association between nocturnal hot flashes and sleep in breast cancer survivors
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center and School of Psychology, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:513-22. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological functioning associated with prostate cancer: cross-sectional comparison of patients treated with radiotherapy, brachytherapy, or surgery
    Séverine Hervouet
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Canada
    J Pain Symptom Manage 30:474-84. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Empirical validation of the Insomnia Severity Index in cancer patients
    Marie Hélène Savard
    School of Psychology and Cancer Research Center, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Psychooncology 14:429-41. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Feasibility of a self-help treatment for insomnia comorbid with cancer
    Josee Savard
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada Laval University Cancer Research Center, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Psychooncology 20:1013-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized study on the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia secondary to breast cancer, part II: Immunologic effects
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, 11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, Quebec, Canada, G1R 2J6
    J Clin Oncol 23:6097-106. 2005

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Fear of cancer recurrence in adult cancer survivors: a systematic review of quantitative studies
    Sébastien Simard
    Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Quebec, Laval University, 2725 Chemin Ste Foy, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Cancer Surviv 7:300-22. 2013
    ..This review aims to provide a comprehensive overview of current scientific knowledge on FCR and to formulate recommendations for future research...
  2. doi request reprint Fear of cancer recurrence: specific profiles and nature of intrusive thoughts
    Sébastien Simard
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Cancer Surviv 4:361-71. 2010
    ..Although the fear of cancer recurrence (FCR) is to varying degrees almost universal in cancer survivors, few studies have been carried out specifically on this issue partly because of the complexity and the heterogeneity of the phenomenon...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia in women treated for nonmetastatic breast cancer
    Catherine Quesnel
    School of Psychology and Cancer Research Centre, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:189-200. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that cognitive-behavioral therapy, previously found effective for primary insomnia, is also of clinical benefit for insomnia secondary to cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial on cognitive therapy for depression in women with metastatic breast cancer: psychological and immunological effects
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Palliat Support Care 4:219-37. 2006
    ..This study assessed the efficacy of CT for depression administered individually in women with metastatic breast cancer and its effect on immune function...
  5. ncbi request reprint Randomized study on the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia secondary to breast cancer, part I: Sleep and psychological effects
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, 11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, Quebec, G1R 2J6 Canada
    J Clin Oncol 23:6083-96. 2005
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  6. ncbi request reprint The association between nocturnal hot flashes and sleep in breast cancer survivors
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center and School of Psychology, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:513-22. 2004
    ..Nocturnal hot flashes, or their underlying mechanisms, should be considered as potential contributors to sleep disruption in women with breast cancer who report poor sleep...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological functioning associated with prostate cancer: cross-sectional comparison of patients treated with radiotherapy, brachytherapy, or surgery
    Séverine Hervouet
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Canada
    J Pain Symptom Manage 30:474-84. 2005
    ..Although cross-sectional, these findings raise the possibility of a differential influence of treatments for prostate cancer on some aspects of psychological functioning...
  8. ncbi request reprint Empirical validation of the Insomnia Severity Index in cancer patients
    Marie Hélène Savard
    School of Psychology and Cancer Research Center, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Psychooncology 14:429-41. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the ISI appears to be an excellent evaluation and screening tool in the context of cancer...
  9. doi request reprint Feasibility of a self-help treatment for insomnia comorbid with cancer
    Josee Savard
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada Laval University Cancer Research Center, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Psychooncology 20:1013-9. 2011
    ..This feasibility study examined patients' satisfaction with a self-help CBT for insomnia comorbid with cancer and gathered some preliminary data on its effect on sleep and associated features...
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized study on the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia secondary to breast cancer, part II: Immunologic effects
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, 11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, Quebec, Canada, G1R 2J6
    J Clin Oncol 23:6097-106. 2005
    ..Previous analyses of this study showed that CBT was associated with improved sleep and quality of life, and reduced psychological distress...
  11. ncbi request reprint Insomnia in men treated with radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Cancer Research Center and School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Psychooncology 14:147-56. 2005
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  12. doi request reprint Prevalence, natural course, and risk factors of insomnia comorbid with cancer over a 2-month period
    Josee Savard
    Laval University Research Center, 11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, Quebec, Canada, G1R 2J6
    J Clin Oncol 27:5233-9. 2009
    ..This study aimed to assess the prevalence, natural course, and risk factors of insomnia comorbid with cancer over a 2-month period...
  13. doi request reprint Utilization of hypnotic medication in the context of cancer: predictors and frequency of use
    Lucie Casault
    Laval University Cancer Research Center, 11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, QC, G1R 2J6, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 20:1203-10. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Fear of Cancer Recurrence Inventory: development and initial validation of a multidimensional measure of fear of cancer recurrence
    Sébastien Simard
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 17:241-51. 2009
    ..Despite the fact that the fear of cancer recurrence is to varying degrees almost universal in cancer survivors, there is a lack of validated multidimensional instruments to evaluate this issue specifically...
  15. doi request reprint Psychological distress among adolescents living with a parent with advanced cancer
    François Rainville
    Michel Sarrazin Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care Research Team, Laval University Cancer Research Centre, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    J Psychosoc Oncol 30:519-34. 2012
    ..Implications for adolescents living in families touched by advanced cancer are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Validation evidence for the French Canadian adaptation of the Multidimensional Fatigue Inventory as a measure of cancer-related fatigue
    Lise Fillion
    Faculty of Nursing, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Cancer Nurs 26:143-54. 2003
    ..Although further validation is recommended, the results for the French Canadian MFI in assessing cancer-related fatigue in both women and men undergoing cancer treatments showed good psychometric qualities...
  17. ncbi request reprint Chronic insomnia and immune functioning
    Josee Savard
    School of Psychology, Universite Laval, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Psychosom Med 65:211-21. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate whether clinical insomnia is associated with immune alterations by comparing immune functioning between patients with chronic insomnia and good sleepers...