Per Fransson

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Quality of life for members of Swedish Prostate Cancer Patient Associations
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 31:23-31. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Daily-diary evaluated side effects of dose-escalation radiotherapy of prostate cancer using the stereotactic BeamCath technique
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 42:326-33. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Recall of pretreatment symptoms among men treated with radiotherapy for prostate cancer
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 44:355-61. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Five-year prospective patient evaluation of bladder and bowel symptoms after dose-escalated radiotherapy for prostate cancer with the BeamCath technique
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:430-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint 15-year prospective follow-up of patient-reported outcomes of late bowel toxicity after external beam radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer. A comparison with age-matched controls
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 46:517-24. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient-reported lower urinary tract symptoms, urinary incontinence, and quality of life after external beam radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer--15 years' follow-up. A comparison with age-matched controls
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 47:852-61. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Does one have a sexual life 15 years after external beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer? Prospective patient-reported outcome of sexual function comparison with age-matched controls
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Urol Oncol 29:137-44. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life 10 years after external beam radiotherapy or watchful waiting in patients with localized prostate cancer
    Per Fransson
    Department of Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 43:119-26. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of urinary and intestinal side effects after BeamCath stereotactic dose-escalated radiotherapy of prostate cancer
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, S 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Radiother Oncol 63:239-48. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Quality of life in patients with locally advanced prostate cancer given endocrine treatment with or without radiotherapy: 4-year follow-up of SPCG-7/SFUO-3, an open-label, randomised, phase III trial
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Lancet Oncol 10:370-80. 2009

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Quality of life for members of Swedish Prostate Cancer Patient Associations
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 31:23-31. 2008
    ..These findings show that it is possible to gain valid data to further study the situation of patients living with prostate cancer by collecting data from PCPAs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Daily-diary evaluated side effects of dose-escalation radiotherapy of prostate cancer using the stereotactic BeamCath technique
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 42:326-33. 2003
    ..Dose-escalation radiotherapy of prostate cancer using the BeamCath technique did not induce any significant increase in late side effects in comparison with conformal technique...
  3. ncbi request reprint Recall of pretreatment symptoms among men treated with radiotherapy for prostate cancer
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 44:355-61. 2005
    ..Age did not influence the recall bias. More precise data on impairments in QoL after EBRT in patients with LPC are therefore obtained from baseline and prospective follow-up studies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Five-year prospective patient evaluation of bladder and bowel symptoms after dose-escalated radiotherapy for prostate cancer with the BeamCath technique
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:430-8. 2006
    ..Late side effects were prospectively evaluated up to 5 years after dose-escalated external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) and were compared with a previously treated series with conventional conformal technique...
  5. ncbi request reprint 15-year prospective follow-up of patient-reported outcomes of late bowel toxicity after external beam radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer. A comparison with age-matched controls
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 46:517-24. 2007
    ..The proportion of patients reporting late bowel symptoms was unchanged 15 years after EBRT in comparison to the 4-year follow-up. Increased bowel symptoms were seen in patients in comparison to the age-matched controls...
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient-reported lower urinary tract symptoms, urinary incontinence, and quality of life after external beam radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer--15 years' follow-up. A comparison with age-matched controls
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 47:852-61. 2008
    ..To prospectively examine the urinary toxicity and quality of life (QOL) in patients 15 years after external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) for localized prostate cancer (LPC) and compare the outcomes with results for age-matched controls...
  7. doi request reprint Does one have a sexual life 15 years after external beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer? Prospective patient-reported outcome of sexual function comparison with age-matched controls
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Urol Oncol 29:137-44. 2011
    ..The current study is a prolonged 15-year follow-up with the same cohorts...
  8. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life 10 years after external beam radiotherapy or watchful waiting in patients with localized prostate cancer
    Per Fransson
    Department of Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 43:119-26. 2009
    ..To evaluate long-term randomized comparisons of patient-reported outcome of symptoms and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in men with localized prostate cancer 10 years after external beam radiotherapy (RT) or watchful waiting (WW)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of urinary and intestinal side effects after BeamCath stereotactic dose-escalated radiotherapy of prostate cancer
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, S 901 85 Umea, Sweden
    Radiother Oncol 63:239-48. 2002
    ..Since 1997, 195 patients have been treated with a stereotactic boost of 4-8 Gy added to conventional 70 Gy EBRT. Late side effects were prospectively evaluated 3 years after dose-escalated EBRT...
  10. doi request reprint Quality of life in patients with locally advanced prostate cancer given endocrine treatment with or without radiotherapy: 4-year follow-up of SPCG-7/SFUO-3, an open-label, randomised, phase III trial
    Per Fransson
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Lancet Oncol 10:370-80. 2009
    ..We aimed to assess quality of life in men with locally advanced prostate cancer in an open-label phase III randomised comparison between lifelong endocrine treatment with and without radiotherapy...
  11. doi request reprint Endocrine treatment, with or without radiotherapy, in locally advanced prostate cancer (SPCG-7/SFUO-3): an open randomised phase III trial
    Anders Widmark
    Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Lancet 373:301-8. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of radiotherapy, we did an open phase III study comparing endocrine therapy with and without local radiotherapy, followed by castration on progression...
  12. doi request reprint Fatigue in prostate cancer patients treated with external beam radiotherapy: a prospective 5-year long-term patient-reported evaluation
    Per Fransson
    Department of Nursing, Umea University, SE 901 87 Umea, Sweden
    J Cancer Res Ther 6:516-20. 2010
    ..Limited information is available regarding the long-term effect of external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) on fatigue in individuals with prostate cancer (PC)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of a modified ESAS in cancer patients: a pilot study of patient and staff experiences
    Kerstin Baba
    Department of Oncology, Umea University Hospital, Sweden
    Int J Palliat Nurs 13:610-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of a modified Edmonton Symptom Assessment Scale (ESAS) for monitoring symptoms in oncological palliative care...