Mogens Groenvold

Summary

Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Differential item functioning (DIF) analyses of health-related quality of life instruments using logistic regression
    Neil W Scott
    Section of Population Health, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:81. 2010
  2. ncbi Psychological distress and fatigue predicted recurrence and survival in primary breast cancer patients
    Mogens Groenvold
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 105:209-19. 2007
  3. doi Using mixed methods to assess how cancer patients' needs in relation to their relatives are met in the Danish health care system: a report from the population-based study "The Cancer Patient's World"
    Lone Ross
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Support Care Cancer 20:3211-20. 2012
  4. ncbi Item response theory was used to shorten EORTC QLQ-C30 scales for use in palliative care
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:36-44. 2006
  5. doi Development of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) for the EORTC QLQ-C30 physical functioning dimension
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400, Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Qual Life Res 20:479-90. 2011
  6. doi Development of computerised adaptive testing (CAT) for the EORTC QLQ-C30 dimensions - general approach and initial results for physical functioning
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 46:1352-8. 2010
  7. doi The relatives' perspective on advanced cancer care in Denmark. A cross-sectional survey
    Anna T Johnsen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital 20D, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, NV, Denmark
    Support Care Cancer 20:3179-88. 2012
  8. doi The EORTC computer-adaptive tests measuring physical functioning and fatigue exhibited high levels of measurement precision and efficiency
    Morten Aa Petersen
    Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:330-9. 2013
  9. ncbi Symptom priority and course of symptomatology in specialized palliative care
    Annette S Strömgren
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, and Multidisciplinary Pain Center, National University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:199-206. 2006
  10. doi The initial development of the 'Cancer Caregiving Tasks, Consequences and Needs Questionnaire' (CaTCoN)
    Line Lund
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 51:1009-19. 2012

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. pmc Differential item functioning (DIF) analyses of health-related quality of life instruments using logistic regression
    Neil W Scott
    Section of Population Health, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:81. 2010
    ..This article reviews issues that arise when testing for DIF in HRQoL instruments. We focus on logistic regression methods, which are often used because of their efficiency, simplicity and ease of application...
  2. ncbi Psychological distress and fatigue predicted recurrence and survival in primary breast cancer patients
    Mogens Groenvold
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 105:209-19. 2007
    ..0074; risk ratio 0.81 (0.70-0.95)). Low psychological distress and a low level of fatigue may cause a greater cancer resistance or may reflect underlying mental and physical robustness...
  3. doi Using mixed methods to assess how cancer patients' needs in relation to their relatives are met in the Danish health care system: a report from the population-based study "The Cancer Patient's World"
    Lone Ross
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Support Care Cancer 20:3211-20. 2012
    ..The aims of this paper were to validate four items assessing how patients' needs regarding support to and from their relatives are met and to investigate patients' evaluation of this support...
  4. ncbi Item response theory was used to shorten EORTC QLQ-C30 scales for use in palliative care
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:36-44. 2006
    ..We examined the possibilities of shortening the physical functioning, cognitive functioning, fatigue, and nausea and vomiting scales...
  5. doi Development of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) for the EORTC QLQ-C30 physical functioning dimension
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400, Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Qual Life Res 20:479-90. 2011
    ..The EORTC Quality of Life Group is developing a CAT version of the widely used EORTC QLQ-C30. We present the development and psychometric validation of the item pool for the first of the scales, physical functioning (PF)...
  6. doi Development of computerised adaptive testing (CAT) for the EORTC QLQ-C30 dimensions - general approach and initial results for physical functioning
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 46:1352-8. 2010
    ..Because of these advantages the EORTC Quality of Life Group (QLG) has initiated a project to develop a CAT version of the widely used EORTC QLQ-C30...
  7. doi The relatives' perspective on advanced cancer care in Denmark. A cross-sectional survey
    Anna T Johnsen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital 20D, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, NV, Denmark
    Support Care Cancer 20:3179-88. 2012
    ....
  8. doi The EORTC computer-adaptive tests measuring physical functioning and fatigue exhibited high levels of measurement precision and efficiency
    Morten Aa Petersen
    Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:330-9. 2013
    ..We evaluated the measurement properties of the CAT versions of physical functioning (PF) and fatigue (FA) and compared these with the corresponding QLQ-C30 scales...
  9. ncbi Symptom priority and course of symptomatology in specialized palliative care
    Annette S Strömgren
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, and Multidisciplinary Pain Center, National University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:199-206. 2006
    ..Priority was associated with change in symptom intensity for pain, reduced appetite, nausea/vomiting, and constipation. Symptom prioritization may be a useful guide to choice of treatment as well as to longitudinal symptom evaluation...
  10. doi The initial development of the 'Cancer Caregiving Tasks, Consequences and Needs Questionnaire' (CaTCoN)
    Line Lund
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 51:1009-19. 2012
    ..Such an instrument is needed to evaluate the efforts directed towards caregivers in the health care system...
  11. ncbi The development of the EORTC QLQ-C15-PAL: a shortened questionnaire for cancer patients in palliative care
    Mogens Groenvold
    Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, 23, Bispebjerg Bakke, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 42:55-64. 2006
    ..The resulting 15-item EORTC QLQ-C15-PAL is a 'core questionnaire' for palliative care. Depending on the research questions, it may be supplemented by additional items, modules or questionnaires...
  12. doi Cancer patients' evaluation of communication: a report from the population-based study 'The Cancer Patient's World'
    Lone Ross
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Support Care Cancer 21:235-44. 2013
    ..The aims of this study were to assess how communication with health care staff is perceived by Danish cancer patients and to characterise those patients who report problems in communication...
  13. doi Are different groups of cancer patients offered rehabilitation to the same extent? A report from the population-based study "The Cancer Patient's World"
    Lone Ross
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Support Care Cancer 20:1089-100. 2012
    ..This has highlighted the importance of providing adequate rehabilitation to prevent physical, psychological, and social sequelae of cancer. However, it is unclear whether those in need of rehabilitation are offered this...
  14. doi Using method triangulation to validate a new instrument (CPWQ-com) assessing cancer patients' satisfaction with communication
    Lone Ross
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:29-35. 2012
    ..Using mixed methods, we developed and validated a short instrument assessing this communication...
  15. ncbi Breast cancer patients on adjuvant chemotherapy report a wide range of problems not identified by health-care staff
    Mogens Groenvold
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 103:185-95. 2007
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  16. ncbi Assessing health-related quality of life in palliative care: comparing patient and physician assessments
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, Opgang 20d, DK 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 42:1159-66. 2006
    ..The agreement between patients and physicians was poor. Using physician assessments may bias findings and cannot be recommended as a substitute for patient self-assessment in palliative care...
  17. ncbi Expectations to and evaluation of a palliative home-care team as seen by patients and carers
    Dorthe Goldschmidt
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 20D 1, 2400 Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Support Care Cancer 14:1232-40. 2006
    ..Although the number of palliative home-care teams is increasing, knowledge of what patients and principal informal carers expect from a home-care team is sparse. We aimed to elucidate this as well as evaluate a home-care team...
  18. ncbi Multidimensional computerized adaptive testing of the EORTC QLQ-C30: basic developments and evaluations
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, DK 2400, Copenhagen, NV, Denmark
    Qual Life Res 15:315-29. 2006
    ..However, many HRQOL domains are highly correlated. Multidimensional CAT may utilize these correlations to improve measurement efficiency. We investigated the possible advantages and difficulties of multidimensional CAT...
  19. ncbi Multidimensional measurement of fatigue in advanced cancer patients in palliative care: an application of the multidimensional fatigue inventory
    Tina Noergaard Munch
    The Research Unit T N M, A S S, L P, M A P, L H, M G, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:533-41. 2006
    ..The lack of significant correlation between some subscales indicates that they measure different aspects of fatigue. This is also supported by the differences in associations between fatigue subscales and depression and anxiety...
  20. doi Development and initial validation of the Three-Levels-of-Needs Questionnaire for self-assessment of palliative needs in patients with cancer
    Anna Thit Johnsen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital 20D, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Pain Symptom Manage 41:1025-39. 2011
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  21. doi Does nonparticipation in studies of advanced cancer lead to biased quality-of-life scores?
    Morten A Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Palliat Med 12:1023-8. 2009
    ..Often the most impaired patients are unable to participate in studies. This may result in biased findings. We investigated whether observed patient reported outcomes should be adjusted for bias resulting from nonparticipation...
  22. doi Cross-sectorial cooperation and supportive care in general practice: cancer patients' experiences
    Louise Hyldborg Lundstrøm
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, DK 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Fam Pract 28:532-40. 2011
    ..Often, the GP has an important role. Patients' experiences of continuity and support may be related to characteristics of health care, disease or patients...
  23. ncbi Chemotherapy versus ovarian ablation as adjuvant therapy for breast cancer: impact on health-related quality of life in a randomized trial
    Mogens Groenvold
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 98:275-84. 2006
    ..This randomized study compared quality of life outcomes of adjuvant ovarian ablation versus cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, fluoracil (CMF) chemotherapy...
  24. pmc Health related quality of life in a nationally representative sample of haematological patients
    Anna T Johnsen
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Eur J Haematol 83:139-48. 2009
    ..Knowledge of health related quality of life of haematological patients is limited. This study aimed at investigating the prevalence and predictors of symptoms and problems in a representative sample of haematological patients in Denmark...
  25. doi Factors associated with Danish cancer patients' return to work. A report from the population-based study 'The Cancer Patient's World'
    Lone Ross
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:222-9. 2012
    ..This might help some patients to stay in work. We therefore assessed demographic and clinical factors associated with returning to work after a cancer diagnosis...
  26. ncbi Health-related quality of life in early breast cancer
    Mogens Groenvold
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Dan Med Bull 57:B4184. 2010
    ..It also provided controversial results concerning the prognostic value of HRQL data. The combination of a large empirical study and several methodological sub-studies thus proved useful and gave new results...
  27. ncbi Scoring based on item response theory did not alter the measurement ability of EORTC QLQ-C30 scales
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Bispebjerg Bakke 23, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:902-8. 2005
    ..We investigated whether item response theory (IRT)-based scoring improved the measurement abilities of the EORTC QLQ-C30 physical functioning, emotional functioning, and fatigue scales...
  28. ncbi Does the agreement of patient and physician assessments of health related quality of life in palliative care depend on patient characteristics?
    Morten Aa Petersen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Palliat Med 21:289-94. 2007
    ..However, poor agreement between patients and physicians has been found. We investigated whether subgroups of patients with good agreement existed...
  29. ncbi Quality of life in patients with benign thyroid disorders. A review
    Torquil Watt
    Department of Endocrinology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    Eur J Endocrinol 154:501-10. 2006
    ..Studies systematically exploring the relative importance of these various aspects to thyroid patients are lacking, as is a comprehensive, validated thyroid-specific HRQL questionnaire...
  30. doi Do advanced cancer patients in Denmark receive the help they need? A nationally representative survey of the need related to 12 frequent symptoms/problems
    Anna Thit Johnsen
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital 20D, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Psychooncology 22:1724-30. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the adequacy of help delivered by the healthcare system for 12 symptoms/problems in a national, randomly selected sample of advanced cancer patients in Denmark...
  31. ncbi Cooperating with a palliative home-care team: expectations and evaluations of GPs and district nurses
    Dorthe Goldschmidt
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen
    Palliat Med 19:241-50. 2005
    ..Palliative home-care teams often cooperate with general practitioners (GPs) and district nurses. Our aim was to evaluate a palliative home-care team from the viewpoint of GPs and district nurses...
  32. ncbi A longitudinal study of palliative care: patient-evaluated outcome and impact of attrition
    Annette S Strömgren
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer 103:1747-55. 2005
    ..The current article evaluated the course of patient-assessed symptomatology in specialized palliative care and tested for bias due to patient attrition in measures of initial symptomatology and treatment outcome...
  33. ncbi Self-assessment in cancer patients referred to palliative care: a study of feasibility and symptom epidemiology
    Annette S Strömgren
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer 94:512-20. 2002
    ..Research in palliative care is considered difficult due to the poor health of patients. However, patient-provided data are essential for a thorough description of patient symptomatology and for the evaluation of care...
  34. ncbi Which domains of thyroid-related quality of life are most relevant? Patients and clinicians provide complementary perspectives
    Torquil Watt
    Department of Endocrinology, Copenhagen University Hospital Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Thyroid 17:647-54. 2007
    ..To identify how thyroid diseases impact the patients' lives and to select the most relevant quality of life (QoL) issues for a thyroid-specific questionnaire...
  35. ncbi Fatigue and physical function after orthotopic liver transplantation
    Mette Aadahl
    Department of Medical Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Liver Transpl 8:251-9. 2002
    ..This study suggests that liver transplant recipients experience physical, rather than mental, impairment and fatigue and that diagnosis, work status, and survival time after OLT are associated with physical function and fatigue...
  36. ncbi Validation of a questionnaire for self-rating of urological and gynaecological morbidity after treatment of gynaecological cancer
    Pernille Tine Jensen
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    Radiother Oncol 65:29-38. 2002
    ....
  37. ncbi Longitudinal study of sexual function and vaginal changes after radiotherapy for cervical cancer
    Pernille T Jensen
    Department of Gynecology, H S Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:937-49. 2003
    ..To investigate the longitudinal course of self-reported sexual function and vaginal changes in patients disease free after radiotherapy (RT) for locally advanced, recurrent, or persistent cervical cancer...
  38. ncbi Health-related quality of life in long-term breast cancer survivors: nationwide survey in Denmark
    Vera Peuckmann
    Multidisciplinary Pain Centre, University Hospital Rigshospitalet 7612, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen Ø 2100, Denmark
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 104:39-46. 2007
    ..To investigate health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in a nationally representative sample of long-term breast cancer survivors (BCS) in Denmark...
  39. doi The relationship between overall quality of life and its subdimensions was influenced by culture: analysis of an international database
    Neil W Scott
    Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:788-95. 2008
    ....
  40. doi Improving a newly developed patient-reported outcome for thyroid patients, using cognitive interviewing
    Torquil Watt
    Department of Endocrinology, Copenhagen University Hospital Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Qual Life Res 17:1009-17. 2008
    ..To improve a newly developed patient-reported outcome measure for thyroid patients using cognitive interviewing...
  41. ncbi Gender differences in health-related quality of life following ST-elevation myocardial infarction: women and men do not benefit from primary percutaneous coronary intervention to the same degree
    Ole Steen Mortensen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:37-43. 2007
    ..This study compares health-related quality of life (HRQoL) outcomes for men and women randomized to primary PCI and fibrinolysis...
  42. ncbi EORTC QLQ-C15-PAL: the new standard in the assessment of health-related quality of life in advanced cancer?
    Mogens Groenvold
    Palliat Med 20:59-61. 2006
  43. ncbi Quality of life in patients with skeletal metastases of prostate cancer and status prior to start of endocrine therapy: results from the Scandinavian Prostate Cancer Group Study 5
    Morten Jønler
    Department of Urology, Aalborg Hospital, 9100 Aalborg, Denmark jonler dadlnet dk
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 39:42-8. 2005
    ..The second objective was to identify demographic and disease-related factors affecting QOL...