S Nicole Culos-Reed
Affiliation: University of Calgary
- The Alberta moving beyond breast cancer (AMBER) cohort study: a prospective study of physical activity and health-related fitness in breast cancer survivorsKerry S Courneya
Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
BMC Cancer 12:525. 2012....
- Breast cancer survivors involved in vigorous team physical activity: psychosocial correlates of maintenance participationS Nicole Culos-Reed
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Canada
Psychooncology 14:594-605. 2005..As well, participants' health-related quality of life was similar to normal, healthy women of similar age for both mental and physical health...
- Physical activity for men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: benefits from a 16-week interventionS Nicole Culos-Reed
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada
Support Care Cancer 18:591-9. 2010..Thus, the purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of PA intervention for men receiving ADT on PA behavior, quality of life, and fitness measures...
- Mall walking as a physical activity option: results of a pilot projectS Nicole Culos-Reed
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Canada
Can J Aging 27:81-7. 2008..Such programs should be considered as part of health-promotion programs, especially for the aging population...
- Evaluation of a community-based weight control programS Nicole Culos-Reed
University of Calgary, Faculty of Kinesiology, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4, Canada
Physiol Behav 92:855-60. 2007..Overall, this community-based weight control program was effective in fostering a significant improvement in BW, anthropometric measurements, participation in PA, and nutritional intake...
- A pilot study of yoga for breast cancer survivors: physical and psychological benefitsS Nicole Culos-Reed
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
Psychooncology 15:891-7. 2006..g. fatigue, nausea), and improving overall well-being and quality of life. The purpose of the present pilot study was to examine the physical and psychological benefits afforded by a 7-week yoga program for cancer survivors...
- Exercise and nutrition for head and neck cancer patients: a patient oriented, clinic-supported randomized controlled trialLauren C Capozzi
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, KNB 2229 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
BMC Cancer 12:446. 2012..Our pilot work suggests that there is large patient demand and clinic support from the health care professionals for a comprehensive program...
- Physical activity and diet behaviour in colorectal cancer patients receiving chemotherapy: associations with quality of lifeLynette E Stephenson
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary Alberta, T2N 1N4, Canada
BMC Gastroenterol 9:60. 2009..A secondary purpose was to examine the association between social support, diet, and physical activity behaviour in this population...
- Understanding physical activity in adolescent cancer survivors: an application of the theory of planned behaviorMelanie R Keats
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Psychooncology 16:448-57. 2007..Specifically, the results suggest that interventions designed to promote physical activity in this population should focus on the development of a positive attitude as well as fostering an enhanced sense of self-efficacy...
- Families of young pediatric cancer survivors: A cross-sectional survey examining physical activity behavior and health-related quality of lifeJill M Norris
University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 27:196-208. 2010..The nurse should consider the varied experiences of family members, particularly those of siblings, through long-term follow-up...
- An examination of physical activity behaviors in a sample of adolescent cancer survivorsMelanie R Keats
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 23:135-42. 2006..It is not clear if the sustained reduction in posttreatment physical activity is attributable to the lingering effects of cancer treatment, but the long-term implications of a reduction in physical activity may be far-reaching...
- EXERCISE in pediatric autologous stem cell transplant patients: a randomized controlled trial protocolCarolina Chamorro-Viña
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, AB, Canada
BMC Cancer 12:401. 2012..The secondary objective is to determine if an exercise intervention diminishes the usual deterioration in quality of life, physical fitness, and the acquisition of a sedentary lifestyle...
- An examination of the beliefs, attitudes and counselling practices of paediatric oncologists toward physical activity: A provincial surveyMelanie R Keats
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary
Paediatr Child Health 12:289-93. 2007..Physical activity is one therapy that is gaining credibility in enhancing quality of life and reducing the burden of disease...
- Examining a therapeutic yoga program for prostate cancer survivorsAshley N Ross Zahavich
University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Integr Cancer Ther 12:113-25. 2013..Physical activity is a significant supportive care management strategy for prostate cancer survivors, though the optimal modality is not yet understood...
- Affect and mindfulness as predictors of change in mood disturbance, stress symptoms, and quality of life in a community-based yoga program for cancer survivorsMichael J Mackenzie
Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary AB, Canada T2N 1N4 Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:419496. 2013..Previous yoga experience, affect, mindfulness, and HRQL were related to yoga practice maintenance over the course of the study...
- Benefits of a physical activity intervention for men with prostate cancerS Nicole Culos-Reed
Faculty of Kinesiology at the University of Calgary, Canada
J Sport Exerc Psychol 29:118-27. 2007..It was concluded that a 12-week home-based PA intervention may provide health and QOL benefits for prostate cancer patients undergoing ADT. Practitioners are encouraged to promote PA for prostate cancer survivors...