Affiliation: University of Toronto
- Adventure therapy: a mental health promotion strategy in pediatric oncologyIris Epstein
Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 21:103-10. 2004..An AT experience could be an example of an MHP initiative in which nurses can take a leadership role in participating, and further investigating, the health effects of AT on adolescents with cancer...
- The effects of camp on health-related quality of life in children with chronic illnesses: a review of the literatureIris Epstein
Faculty of nursing at the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 22:89-103. 2005..A total of 1270 children, ranging in age from 6 to 25 years, participated in the studies...
- Using puppetry to elicit children's talk for researchIris Epstein
George Brown College, ON, Canada
Nurs Inq 15:49-56. 2008..Although some limitations exist, using puppets in interviews with children appear to help them to identify, clarify and verbalize their feelings...
- Children receiving chemotherapy at home: perceptions of children and parentsBonnie Stevens
Faculty of Nursing and Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 23:276-85. 2006..Home chemotherapy treatment is a viable, acceptable, and positive health care delivery alternative from the perspective of parents and children with cancer...
- Adventure therapy for adolescents with cancerBonnie Stevens
Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Ontario, Canada
Pediatr Blood Cancer 43:278-84. 2004..This preliminary research will contribute to an understanding of adolescents' experiences with cancer and provide a basis for future studies evaluating the impact of adventure therapy on HRQL...