Lone Ross

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Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Satisfaction with information provided to Danish cancer patients: validation and survey results
    Lone Ross
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 93:239-47. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Social relations and smoking abstinence among ever-smokers: a report from two large population-based Danish cohort studies
    Lone Ross
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 41:531-40. 2013
  3. doi request reprint 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
  4. doi request reprint 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
  5. doi request reprint 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
  6. doi request reprint 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
  7. doi request reprint 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
  8. ncbi request reprint No effect on survival of home psychosocial intervention in a randomized study of Danish colorectal cancer patients
    Lone Ross
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Psychooncology 18:875-85. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Social-cognitive and school factors in lifetime smoking among adolescents
    Pernille Envold Bidstrup
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1862-71. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Social-cognitive and school factors in initiation of smoking among adolescents: a prospective cohort study
    Pernille Envold Bidstrup
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:384-92. 2009

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Publications33

  1. doi request reprint Satisfaction with information provided to Danish cancer patients: validation and survey results
    Lone Ross
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 93:239-47. 2013
    ..To validate five items (CPWQ-inf) regarding satisfaction with information provided to cancer patients from health care staff, assess the prevalence of dissatisfaction with this information, and identify factors predicting dissatisfaction...
  2. doi request reprint Social relations and smoking abstinence among ever-smokers: a report from two large population-based Danish cohort studies
    Lone Ross
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 41:531-40. 2013
    ..Relational strain may be a risk factor for relapse after smoking cessation whereas social support may be protective. This study aimed to assess which aspects of social relations were associated with smoking abstinence among ever-smokers...
  3. doi request reprint 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...
  4. doi request reprint 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...
  5. doi request reprint 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...
  6. doi request reprint 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...
  7. doi request reprint 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint No effect on survival of home psychosocial intervention in a randomized study of Danish colorectal cancer patients
    Lone Ross
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Psychooncology 18:875-85. 2009
    ..We investigated whether regular home visits to persons with newly diagnosed colorectal cancer influenced their overall survival and selected immune parameters...
  9. ncbi request reprint Social-cognitive and school factors in lifetime smoking among adolescents
    Pernille Envold Bidstrup
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1862-71. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the effects of social-cognitive factors and school factors on lifetime smoking status among adolescents...
  10. doi request reprint Social-cognitive and school factors in initiation of smoking among adolescents: a prospective cohort study
    Pernille Envold Bidstrup
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:384-92. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the association between social-cognitive factors, school factors, and smoking initiation among adolescents who had never smoked...
  11. ncbi request reprint Survival after a psychoeducational intervention for patients with cutaneous malignant melanoma: a replication study
    Ellen H Boesen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Oncol 25:5698-703. 2007
    ..In the present study, we replicated the study with 258 Danish patients with malignant melanoma. We also compared recurrence and survival among the participants in the randomized study with 137 patients who refused to participate...
  12. doi request reprint Psychiatric disease incidence among Danish Seventh-day Adventists and Baptists
    Lau Caspar Thygesen
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Øster Farimagsgade 5 A, 2 Floor, 1353, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:1583-90. 2013
    ..In this study, we follow a cohort of Danish Seventh-day Adventists (SDA) and Baptists in a nationwide psychiatry register and compare the incidence in this cohort with the general population...
  13. doi request reprint No change in health behavior, BMI or self-rated health after a psychosocial cancer rehabilitation: Results of a randomized trial
    Else Ibfelt
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 50:289-98. 2011
    ..We evaluated the effect on health behavior, BMI and self-rated health of a residential psychosocial rehabilitation course for cancer patients...
  14. doi request reprint 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...
  15. doi request reprint Factors correlated with fatigue in breast cancer survivors undergoing a rehabilitation course, Denmark, 2002-2005
    Simon Lawaetz Schultz
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Psychooncology 20:352-60. 2011
    ..Furthermore, to investigate level of fatigue 1 year after the rehabilitation course, after accounting for baseline fatigue levels...
  16. ncbi request reprint Influence of socioeconomic factors on survival after breast cancer--a nationwide cohort study of women diagnosed with breast cancer in Denmark 1983-1999
    Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton
    Department for Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 121:2524-31. 2007
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  17. doi request reprint 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
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  18. doi request reprint 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...
  19. doi request reprint Impact of symptom burden on health related quality of life of cancer survivors in a Danish cancer rehabilitation program: A longitudinal study
    Trille Kristina Kjaer
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 50:223-32. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the prevalence of symptoms and whether information about self-reported symptom severity adds value to QoL measurements...
  20. ncbi request reprint Psychoeducational intervention for patients with cutaneous malignant melanoma: a replication study
    Ellen H Boesen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Oncol 23:1270-7. 2005
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Does marital status and altered contact with the social network predict colorectal cancer survival?
    Mette Villingshøj
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 42:3022-7. 2006
    ..7, 95% CI: 1.3-2.4). However, a low physical functioning of the cancer patient may have confounded the latter result...
  22. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of Danish colorectal cancer patients with and without a stoma
    Lone Ross
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, 49 Strandboulevarden, DK 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Support Care Cancer 15:505-13. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint A randomized psychosocial intervention study on the effect of home visits on the well-being of Danish colorectal cancer patients--the INCA Project
    Lone Ross
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Psychooncology 14:949-61. 2005
    ..We recommend that future psychosocial intervention studies include baseline screening for distress and recommend testing the effect of shorter but intensive interventions carried out by trained therapists...
  24. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and outcome of behavioural changes in the rehabilitation of cancer patients: a review
    Katrin Gaardbo Kuhn
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 41:216-24. 2005
    ..Future interventions should be designed to assess the separate effects of dietary changes, exercise and psychosocial interventions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of brief indexes designed to measure social-cognitive predictors of smoking initiation
    Pernille Envold Hansen
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Drug Alcohol Depend 88:64-74. 2007
    ..Our aim was to examine the criterion-related construct validity of brief psychological indexes of attitude, social influence and self-efficacy to be used in future studies for predicting smoking initiation in adolescents...
  26. ncbi request reprint In a randomized controlled trial, missing data led to biased results regarding anxiety
    Lone Ross
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:1131-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to illustrate how randomized intervention studies can be threatened by bias due to missing observations because of death or nonresponse...
  27. doi request reprint Cancer incidence among Danish Seventh-day Adventists and Baptists
    Lau Caspar Thygesen
    National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:513-8. 2012
    ..Baptists discourage excessive use of alcohol and tobacco. In this study, we investigated whether the incidence of cancer in a large cohort of Danish Adventists and Baptists was different compared to the general Danish population...
  28. doi request reprint Risk for hospitalization with depression after a cancer diagnosis: a nationwide, population-based study of cancer patients in Denmark from 1973 to 2003
    Susanne O Dalton
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Oncol 27:1440-5. 2009
    ..As more people survive cancer, it is necessary to understand the long-term impact of cancer. We investigated whether cancer survivors are at increased risk for hospitalization for depression...
  29. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric hospitalizations among survivors of cancer in childhood or adolescence
    Lone Ross
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    N Engl J Med 349:650-7. 2003
    ..We investigated whether children and adolescents who survive cancer are at increased risk for psychiatric hospitalization...
  30. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial home visits in cancer treatment: a qualitative study on the content of home visits
    Lone Ross
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Nurs 25:350-7. 2002
    ..In conclusion, we expect that coping with the consequences of a diagnosis of cancer will be improved when patients are regarded as individuals rather than as objects. Home visits may facilitate this process...
  31. ncbi request reprint Social and psychological determinants of participation in internet-based cancer support groups
    Mette Terp Høybye
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Support Care Cancer 18:553-60. 2010
    ..In this study, we identified the social and psychological characteristics of Danish cancer patients that determine use of the internet for support...
  32. ncbi request reprint The validity and reliability of the 'Cancer Caregiving Tasks, Consequences and Needs Questionnaire' (CaTCoN)
    Line Lund
    The Research Unit, Department of Palliative Medicine, Bispebjerg Frederiksberg Hospital and University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen NV, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 53:966-74. 2014
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Religion and reduced cancer risk: what is the explanation? A review
    Andreas Hoff
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 44:2573-9. 2008
    ..The epidemiological studies reviewed did not, however, differentiate the effect on cancer risk of the meaning that a certain lifestyle can give to an individual...