Andrea Vodermaier

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Familial breast cancer: less emotional distress in adult daughters if they provide emotional support to their affected mother
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Fam Cancer 11:645-52. 2012
  2. pmc Contextual factors in shared decision making: a randomised controlled trial in women with a strong suspicion of breast cancer
    A Vodermaier
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Grosshadern, University of Munich, Marchioninistr 15, Munich 81377, Germany
    Br J Cancer 100:590-7. 2009
  3. doi Breast cancer treatment and cognitive function: the current state of evidence, underlying mechanisms and potential treatments
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 5:503-16. 2009
  4. pmc Screening for emotional distress in cancer patients: a systematic review of assessment instruments
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1464-88. 2009
  5. doi Can self-esteem, mastery and perceived stigma predict long-term adjustment in women carrying a BRCA1/2-mutation? Evidence from a multi-center study
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Fam Cancer 9:305-11. 2010
  6. doi How and for whom are decision aids effective? Long-term psychological outcome of a randomized controlled trial in women with newly diagnosed breast cancer
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Campus Grosshadern, University of Munich
    Health Psychol 30:12-9. 2011
  7. doi Accuracy of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale as a screening tool in cancer patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 19:1899-908. 2011
  8. pmc Disease stage predicts post-diagnosis anxiety and depression only in some types of cancer
    A Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Br J Cancer 105:1814-7. 2011
  9. doi Anxiety and depression after cancer diagnosis: prevalence rates by cancer type, gender, and age
    Wolfgang Linden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    J Affect Disord 141:343-51. 2012
  10. doi A retrospective investigation of women's experience with breast reconstruction after mastectomy
    Nina Ditsch
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Breast Center, Ludwig Maximilians University, Campus Grosshadern, Marchioninistr 15, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:555-61. 2013

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi Familial breast cancer: less emotional distress in adult daughters if they provide emotional support to their affected mother
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Fam Cancer 11:645-52. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Contextual factors in shared decision making: a randomised controlled trial in women with a strong suspicion of breast cancer
    A Vodermaier
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Grosshadern, University of Munich, Marchioninistr 15, Munich 81377, Germany
    Br J Cancer 100:590-7. 2009
    ..Results are discussed in terms of contextual factors and individual differences as moderators of treatment decision aid effectiveness...
  3. doi Breast cancer treatment and cognitive function: the current state of evidence, underlying mechanisms and potential treatments
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 5:503-16. 2009
    ..g., menopausal status, cytokine deregulation, cortisol and concurrent medication)...
  4. pmc Screening for emotional distress in cancer patients: a systematic review of assessment instruments
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1464-88. 2009
    ..Some measures, particularly newly developed cancer-specific scales, require further validation against structured clinical interviews (the criterion standard for validation measures) before they can be recommended...
  5. doi Can self-esteem, mastery and perceived stigma predict long-term adjustment in women carrying a BRCA1/2-mutation? Evidence from a multi-center study
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Fam Cancer 9:305-11. 2010
    ..Psychological interventions may benefit from specifically addressing feelings of stigmatization, and promoting self-worth and personal control in order to affect cancer-specific anxiety...
  6. doi How and for whom are decision aids effective? Long-term psychological outcome of a randomized controlled trial in women with newly diagnosed breast cancer
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Campus Grosshadern, University of Munich
    Health Psychol 30:12-9. 2011
    ..2009)...
  7. doi Accuracy of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale as a screening tool in cancer patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Andrea Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 19:1899-908. 2011
    ..However, thresholds for clinical decision making vary widely across studies. A meta-analysis was conducted with the aim of identifying optimal, empirically derived cut-offs...
  8. pmc Disease stage predicts post-diagnosis anxiety and depression only in some types of cancer
    A Vodermaier
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Br J Cancer 105:1814-7. 2011
    ..We hypothesised that patients with advanced disease or a cancer type that has a poor prognosis may be more likely to report anxiety and depressive symptoms after diagnosis; younger age and female gender may moderate these effects...
  9. doi Anxiety and depression after cancer diagnosis: prevalence rates by cancer type, gender, and age
    Wolfgang Linden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    J Affect Disord 141:343-51. 2012
    ..The present study determined prevalence of anxiety and depression (separated for presence of symptoms versus clinical levels) in a large, representative sample of cancer patients after diagnosis...
  10. doi A retrospective investigation of women's experience with breast reconstruction after mastectomy
    Nina Ditsch
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Breast Center, Ludwig Maximilians University, Campus Grosshadern, Marchioninistr 15, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:555-61. 2013
    ..Hence, many patients opt for reconstructive surgery. This study evaluated the effects of different types of reconstructive surgery after mastectomy on the functional and psychological adjustment of patients...
  11. doi Mismatch of desired versus perceived social support and associated levels of anxiety and depression in newly diagnosed cancer patients
    Wolfgang Linden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 20:1449-56. 2012
    ..We, therefore, tested a match-mismatch model (low versus high perceived support relative to low versus high desired support) with regard to its association with emotional distress...