F Stiefel

Summary

Affiliation: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi Communication skills training in oncology: a position paper based on a consensus meeting among European experts in 2009
    F Stiefel
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Lausanne and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 21:204-7. 2010
  2. doi Medical students' skills and needs for training in breaking bad news
    Friedrich Stiefel
    Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Cancer Educ 28:187-91. 2013
  3. pmc Dunno if you've any plans for the future: medical student indirect questioning in simulated oncology interviews
    Céline Bourquin
    Psychiatric Liaison Service, Lausanne University Hospital, Les Allières, 1011 Lausanne CHUV, Switzerland
    BMC Med Educ 12:8. 2012
  4. pmc Assessment of the capacity to consent to treatment in patients admitted to acute medical wards
    Sylfa Fassassi
    Service of Liaison Psychiatry, CHUV University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    BMC Med Ethics 10:15. 2009
  5. doi Effects of a multifaceted psychiatric intervention targeted for the complex medically ill: a randomized controlled trial
    F Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, University Hospital of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychother Psychosom 77:247-56. 2008
  6. ncbi Operationalizing integrated care on a clinical level: the INTERMED project
    Friedrich C Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Rue du Bugnon 44, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Clin North Am 90:713-58. 2006
  7. doi Meaning in life assessed with the "Schedule for Meaning in Life Evaluation" (SMiLE): a comparison between a cancer patient and student sample
    F Stiefel
    Psychiatry Service, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 16:1151-5. 2008
  8. ncbi Reflections and perspectives
    Friedrich C Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Rue du Bugnon 44, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Clin North Am 90:759-60. 2006
  9. ncbi [Psychological support of cancer patients in the oncological consultation]
    Friedrich Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois CHUV, 1011 Lausanne, Suisse
    Bull Cancer 94:841-5. 2007
  10. ncbi Support of the supporters
    F Stiefel
    Chef de Service, Psychiatrie de Liaison, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois CHUV, Rue de Bugnon 21, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 16:123-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. doi Communication skills training in oncology: a position paper based on a consensus meeting among European experts in 2009
    F Stiefel
    Psychiatry Service, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Lausanne and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 21:204-7. 2010
    ..While these trainings have been demonstrated to be effective, there is an important heterogeneity with regard to implementation and with regard to evidence of different aspects of CST...
  2. doi Medical students' skills and needs for training in breaking bad news
    Friedrich Stiefel
    Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Cancer Educ 28:187-91. 2013
    ..Active involvement through SP interviews seems required for students to feel able to reach training objectives. The evaluation of communication skills, revealing a baseline heterogeneity, supports individualised training...
  3. pmc Dunno if you've any plans for the future: medical student indirect questioning in simulated oncology interviews
    Céline Bourquin
    Psychiatric Liaison Service, Lausanne University Hospital, Les Allières, 1011 Lausanne CHUV, Switzerland
    BMC Med Educ 12:8. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Assessment of the capacity to consent to treatment in patients admitted to acute medical wards
    Sylfa Fassassi
    Service of Liaison Psychiatry, CHUV University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    BMC Med Ethics 10:15. 2009
    ....
  5. doi Effects of a multifaceted psychiatric intervention targeted for the complex medically ill: a randomized controlled trial
    F Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, University Hospital of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychother Psychosom 77:247-56. 2008
    ..This study evaluated a multifaceted psychiatric intervention targeted at the complex medically ill identified by means of the INTERMED, an instrument to assess case complexity...
  6. ncbi Operationalizing integrated care on a clinical level: the INTERMED project
    Friedrich C Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Rue du Bugnon 44, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Clin North Am 90:713-58. 2006
    ..This article presents various aspects of the INTERMED, such as its relevance, description, scoring, the related patient interview and treatment planning, scientific evaluation, implementation, and support for the method...
  7. doi Meaning in life assessed with the "Schedule for Meaning in Life Evaluation" (SMiLE): a comparison between a cancer patient and student sample
    F Stiefel
    Psychiatry Service, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 16:1151-5. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi Reflections and perspectives
    Friedrich C Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Rue du Bugnon 44, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Clin North Am 90:759-60. 2006
    ..Integrated care, however, needs assessment tools and a communications-based approach that fosters exchange and collaboration between different medical disciplines and professions and patients...
  9. ncbi [Psychological support of cancer patients in the oncological consultation]
    Friedrich Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois CHUV, 1011 Lausanne, Suisse
    Bull Cancer 94:841-5. 2007
    ..It provides a review on research in progress in this field and finally indicates other elements of support, which contribute to the << narrative reconstruction >> of the patient facing the rupture induced by cancer...
  10. ncbi Support of the supporters
    F Stiefel
    Chef de Service, Psychiatrie de Liaison, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois CHUV, Rue de Bugnon 21, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 16:123-6. 2008
    ..Identification of and working through intrapsychic stressors can considerably reduce psychological distress and thus provide effective and long-lasting support of the oncology clinician...
  11. ncbi [Improving communication skills is possible: "clinical" experience and scientific assessment]
    F Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, Departement de psychiatrie adulte, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 2:390-2. 2006
    ..A new scientific approach aims to elucidate the underlying mechanisms of communicational improvements, based on the hypothesis that CTS modify participants' defence mechanisms...
  12. ncbi [Stress in health care workers]
    Stiefel Friedrich
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, CHUV, Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 4:424-7. 2008
    ....
  13. ncbi [Diagnosis and treatment of depression in patients with cancer]
    D Stagno
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 1:350-3. 2005
    ..Antidepressants are the first line treatment. Psychotherapy and several psychological interventions are considered to be a valid alternative. In most severe cases a combined treatment is mandatory...
  14. doi Psychodynamic interventions in cancer care I: psychometric results of a randomized controlled trial
    G Ludwig
    Psychiatric Liaison Service, University Hospital of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychooncology 23:65-74. 2014
    ..This study aimed to assess the effectiveness of psychodynamic interventions in cancer care...
  15. ncbi Depression in palliative care: a pragmatic report from the Expert Working Group of the European Association for Palliative Care
    F Stiefel
    Psychiatry Service, University Hospital Lausanne, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 9:477-88. 2001
    ..Training of the nonpsychiatric staff should therefore have the highest priority. A proactive, flexible and comprehensive strategy embracing clinical, scientific, and educational aspects is advocated...
  16. ncbi Communication skills training in oncology: it works!
    F Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland
    Recent Results Cancer Res 168:113-9. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi [Follow-up of the cancer patient, maintaining self-identity]
    S Krenz
    Departement de Psychiatrie, CHUV, Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 5:360-3. 2009
    ..Such a therapeutic project necessitates from the therapist a psychological and temporal availability and a capacity to create links all along the different stages of the disease...
  18. ncbi [The role of the auxiliary ego in the care of the chronic pain patient]
    B Verdu
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, CHUV, Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 5:356-9. 2009
    ....
  19. ncbi Informing about diagnosis, relapse and progression of disease--communication with the terminally III cancer patient
    F Stiefel
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland
    Recent Results Cancer Res 168:37-46. 2006
    ..2003; Berney and Stiefel 2004; Delvaux et al. 2005; Voelter et al. 2005; Bragard et al. 2006)...
  20. ncbi [From disability to the adunatos: some thoughts on disability and somatoform pain disorder]
    C Delli Noci
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 9:365-8. 2013
    ..This manuscript, part of a PhD thesis which reflects on a possible dialogue between an ancient text and the modern conceptualization of disability, tries to address the phenomenological, historical and political dimensions of disability...
  21. ncbi Genetic detection: the need for psychosocial support in modern cancer prevention
    F Stiefel
    Division Autonome de Médecine Psycho Sociale, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 5:461-5. 1997
    ..The authors will try to outline a psychological framework that could help in facing potential negative effects of these beneficial preventive possibilities...
  22. ncbi [Anorexia and bulimia: the canton of Vaud's experience of an interdisciplinary approach]
    S Gebhard
    anorexie boulimie Centre vaudois abC, espace CHUV Service de psychiatrie de liaison, Departement de Psychiatrie, Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 7:381-4. 2011
    ..Within this structure, the general practitioner plays a crucial role in the prevention of the chronification of these disorders by means of their early detection and management...
  23. ncbi [Major depression in the general hospital: adaptation and implementation of guidelines]
    R Voellinger
    Centre d Epidemiologie Clinique, IUMSP, Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 2:376-8, 380-2. 2006
    ..These guidelines were made available on intranet, and actively implemented in two wards, where their impact on clinical practice was evaluated...
  24. doi Alexithymia in cancer patients: review of the literature
    A M M De Vries
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Psychother Psychosom 81:79-86. 2012
    ..To summarize the literature on alexithymia in cancer patients...
  25. ncbi Psychopharmacology in supportive care of cancer: a review for the clinician. IV. Other psychotropic agents
    T Buclin
    Division de pharmacologie clinique, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 9:213-22. 2001
    ..The proper use of such subsidiary psychotropic agents requires that both their specificities and the particular characteristics of palliative care patients are taken into account...
  26. ncbi [The health professional's approach to chronic lumbago: clinical experience at the Spinal Cord Unit at the orthopedic hospital]
    B Hauser
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, CHUV, Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse Romande 121:483-8. 2001
    ..As a result, the different health care providers implied with back pain patients have to collaborate in a structured network...
  27. ncbi Clinician characteristics, communication, and patient outcome in oncology: a systematic review
    A M M De Vries
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland Faculty of Psychology and Education, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Psychooncology 23:375-81. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to review the literature on clinician characteristics influencing patient-clinician communication or patient outcome in oncology...
  28. ncbi [Altruistic kidney donation: psychological challenges]
    M Lüchinger
    CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 8:350-2, 354. 2012
    ..By means of a psychodynamic understanding of a clinical case, we illustrate the complexity of the evaluation of consent and discuss the psychological issues associated with altruistic kidney donation...
  29. ncbi [Gender identity disorder: challenges and specificity in the treatment of requests for sexual reassignment]
    P Pécoud
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 7:395-7. 2011
    ..Multiples challenges have to be faced, especially by the psychiatrist who follows the patient during the whole process...
  30. ncbi Identification of case complexity and increased health care utilization in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    N Koch
    Psychiatry Service, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arthritis Rheum 45:216-21. 2001
    ..Intervention studies will have to demonstrate whether management strategies based on INTERMED profiles can improve treatment response and outcome of complex patients...
  31. ncbi [The community interpreter: a central role in the puzzle of the intercultural consultation]
    F Faucherre
    Departement de Psychiatrie, CHUV, Les Allières, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 6:336-8. 2010
    ..Finally, useful practical information and advices are provided to clinicians in order to help them optimize their consultations with allophone patients...
  32. ncbi "Euthanasia": a survey by the Swiss Association for Palliative Care
    N Bittel
    Psychiatry Service, University Hospital, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Support Care Cancer 10:265-71. 2002
    ..Individual autonomy seems to be an important underlying concept for the different positions; the categories of arguments cited by opponents and supporters of DAE did not differ...
  33. ncbi ["Doctor please, grant me some sick leave"!: medical certificates for psychological reasons]
    C Dedeystère Pobelov
    Service de Psychiatrie de Liaison, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 9:360-2, 364. 2013
    ....
  34. ncbi [Psychotropic drug prescriptions in general practice]
    C Dedeystère
    CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 8:355-8, 360-1. 2012
    ..Consistent with the bio-psycho-social model of disease, we recommend that the evaluation of the indication of a psychotropic medication includes the patient's symptoms, but also the psychological and sociological factors...
  35. ncbi Case and care complexity in the medically ill
    Peter De Jonge
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Groningen, Hanzeplein 1, Gebouw 32, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Med Clin North Am 90:679-92. 2006
    ..The INTERMED, which can be considered the first empirically based instrument to link case and care complexity, is an attempt to improve care delivery and outcomes for the complex medically ill...
  36. ncbi Identifiers, or "red flags," of complexity and need for integrated care
    Frits J Huyse
    Department of General Internal Medicine, University Medical Center Groningen, Hanzeplein 1, 9700 RB, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Med Clin North Am 90:703-12. 2006
    ..This article provides a table with potential identifiers and discusses the difference between disease-oriented screening and treatment and a more generic approach such as complexity screening and complexity management...
  37. ncbi Operationalization of biopsychosocial case complexity in general health care: the INTERMED project
    Peter De Jonge
    Department of Psychiatry and Internal Medicine, University of Groningen, Hanzeplein 1, Gebouw 32, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:795-9. 2005
    ..Here, we describe the INTERMED, an instrument to assess biopsychosocial case complexity in general health care, and provide an overview of its psychometric evaluation...
  38. ncbi Psychiatric consultations and length of hospital stay
    Peter De Jonge
    Psychosomatics 46:496-7. 2005