Alice B Kornblith

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Publications

  1. pmc Quality of life of older patients with early-stage breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapy: a companion study to cancer and leukemia group B 49907
    Alice B Kornblith
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:1022-8. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Long-term adjustment of survivors of ovarian cancer treated for advanced-stage disease
    Alice B Kornblith
    Cancer and Leukemia Group B, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 28:451-69. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Barriers to clinical trial participation by older women with breast cancer
    M Margaret Kemeny
    Cancer and Leukemia Group B and the University ofChicago Medical Center, IL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:2268-75. 2003
  4. pmc Adherence and persistence with oral adjuvant chemotherapy in older women with early-stage breast cancer in CALGB 49907: adherence companion study 60104
    Ann H Partridge
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:2418-22. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of the quality of life of early and advanced stage ovarian cancer survivors
    Kristina L Mirabeau-Beale
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 114:353-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term psychosocial adjustment of older vs younger survivors of breast and endometrial cancer
    Alice B Kornblith
    Breast Oncology Program Mayer 2, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychooncology 16:895-903. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Telephone monitoring of distress in patients aged 65 years or older with advanced stage cancer: a cancer and leukemia group B study
    Alice B Kornblith
    Breast Oncology Program, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 107:2706-14. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Cognitive function in older women with breast cancer treated with standard chemotherapy and capecitabine on Cancer and Leukemia Group B 49907
    Rachel A Freedman
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 139:607-16. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life among patients with Stage II and III breast carcinoma randomized to receive high-dose chemotherapy with autologous bone marrow support or intermediate-dose chemotherapy: results from Cancer and Leukemia Group B 9066
    Jeffrey Peppercorn
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 104:1580-9. 2005
  10. pmc Measuring psychosocial distress and parenting concerns among adults with cancer: the Parenting Concerns Questionnaire
    Anna C Muriel
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Cancer 118:5671-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Quality of life of older patients with early-stage breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapy: a companion study to cancer and leukemia group B 49907
    Alice B Kornblith
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:1022-8. 2011
    ..The quality of life (QoL) substudy tested whether capecitabine treatment would be associated with a better QoL than standard chemotherapy...
  2. doi request reprint Long-term adjustment of survivors of ovarian cancer treated for advanced-stage disease
    Alice B Kornblith
    Cancer and Leukemia Group B, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 28:451-69. 2010
    ..However, a subset of survivors reported needing more help than was received regarding emotional problems (28.9%)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Barriers to clinical trial participation by older women with breast cancer
    M Margaret Kemeny
    Cancer and Leukemia Group B and the University ofChicago Medical Center, IL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:2268-75. 2003
    ..This study tested whether older patients were offered trials significantly less often than younger patients and whether older patients who were offered trials were more likely to refuse participation than younger patients...
  4. pmc Adherence and persistence with oral adjuvant chemotherapy in older women with early-stage breast cancer in CALGB 49907: adherence companion study 60104
    Ann H Partridge
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 44 Binney St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:2418-22. 2010
    ..Patient adherence is critical in evaluating the effectiveness of an oral therapy. We sought to measure adherence among women randomly assigned to capecitabine in a preplanned substudy of a multicenter clinical trial...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of the quality of life of early and advanced stage ovarian cancer survivors
    Kristina L Mirabeau-Beale
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 114:353-9. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the long-term adjustment and QOL of early and advanced stage ovarian cancer survivors (OCS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term psychosocial adjustment of older vs younger survivors of breast and endometrial cancer
    Alice B Kornblith
    Breast Oncology Program Mayer 2, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychooncology 16:895-903. 2007
    ..The study's objective was to test whether there were signfiicant differences in adjustment between younger and older breast and endometrial cancer survivors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Telephone monitoring of distress in patients aged 65 years or older with advanced stage cancer: a cancer and leukemia group B study
    Alice B Kornblith
    Breast Oncology Program, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 107:2706-14. 2006
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  8. doi request reprint Cognitive function in older women with breast cancer treated with standard chemotherapy and capecitabine on Cancer and Leukemia Group B 49907
    Rachel A Freedman
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 139:607-16. 2013
    ..In a healthy group of older women, chemotherapy was not associated with longitudinal changes in self-reported cognitive function...
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life among patients with Stage II and III breast carcinoma randomized to receive high-dose chemotherapy with autologous bone marrow support or intermediate-dose chemotherapy: results from Cancer and Leukemia Group B 9066
    Jeffrey Peppercorn
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 104:1580-9. 2005
    ..The patients were randomized to receive either high-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem cell support (HDC) or intermediate-dose chemotherapy (IDC) in the adjuvant setting...
  10. pmc Measuring psychosocial distress and parenting concerns among adults with cancer: the Parenting Concerns Questionnaire
    Anna C Muriel
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Cancer 118:5671-8. 2012
    ..Limited information about this area of psychosocial distress highlights the need for a measurement tool that can identify adult oncology patients with heightened parenting concerns who could benefit from additional intervention...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and sexual functioning of survivors of breast cancer
    Alice B Kornblith
    Women s Cancers Program, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Semin Oncol 30:799-813. 2003
    ..Those with long-term medical sequelae, such as lymphedema, have worse adjustment compared to those who do not. Future research directions are suggested...
  12. pmc Adjuvant chemotherapy in older women with early-stage breast cancer
    Hyman B Muss
    University of Vermont, Burlington, USA
    N Engl J Med 360:2055-65. 2009
    ..We tested for the noninferiority of capecitabine as compared with standard chemotherapy in women with breast cancer who were 65 years of age or older...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cancer-related communication between female patients and male partners scale: A pilot study
    Alice B Kornblith
    Women s Cancers Program D 1210, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychooncology 15:780-94. 2006
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  14. pmc Quality of life of patients with endometrial cancer undergoing laparoscopic international federation of gynecology and obstetrics staging compared with laparotomy: a Gynecologic Oncology Group study
    Alice B Kornblith
    Division of Women s Cancers, Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5337-42. 2009
    ..The study's objective was to compare the quality of life (QoL) of patients with endometrial cancer undergoing surgical staging via laparoscopy versus laparotomy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Long-term adjustment of survivors of early-stage breast carcinoma, 20 years after adjuvant chemotherapy
    Alice B Kornblith
    Department of Adult Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 98:679-89. 2003
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Survey of oncologists' perceptions of barriers to accrual of older patients with breast carcinoma to clinical trials
    Alice B Kornblith
    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 95:989-96. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of azacytidine on the quality of life of patients with myelodysplastic syndrome treated in a randomized phase III trial: a Cancer and Leukemia Group B study
    Alice B Kornblith
    Women s Cancers Program, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Rm D1210, 44 Binney Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:2441-52. 2002
    ..The impact of azacytidine (Aza C) on the quality of life of 191 patients with myelodysplastic syndrome was assessed in a phase III Cancer and Leukemia Group B trial (9221)...