Affiliation: University Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands
- Fatigue in disease-free cancer patients compared with fatigue in patients with chronic fatigue syndromeP Servaes
Dutch Fatigue Research Group, Department of Medical Psychology 118, University Hospital Nijmegen, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Support Care Cancer 9:11-7. 2001..In conclusion, for one fifth of a group of disease-free cancer patients fatigue is a severe problem long after treatment. In addition to fatigue, these patients experience several psychological and physical problems...
- Relations between fatigue, neuropsychological functioning, and physical activity after treatment for breast carcinoma: daily self-report and objective behaviorPetra Servaes
Department of Medical Psychology, University Medical Center Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Cancer 95:2017-26. 2002..The main objective of this study was to examine the relations between 1) fatigue and 2) daily self-reported and objective measures of neuropsychological functioning and physical activity...
- Fatigue after breast cancer and in chronic fatigue syndrome: similarities and differencesPetra Servaes
Netherlands Fatigue Research Group, Department of Medical Psychology 118, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Psychosom Res 52:453-9. 2002....
- Determinants of chronic fatigue in disease-free breast cancer patients: a cross-sectional studyP Servaes
Department of Medical Psychology, University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Ann Oncol 13:589-98. 2002..Quality of life after cancer treatment becomes more important as the number of long-term survivors increases. This study aimed to investigate complaints of fatigue after treatment for breast cancer...
- Fatigue in cancer patients during and after treatment: prevalence, correlates and interventionsP Servaes
Department of Medical Psychology, Netherlands Fatigue Research Group, University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Eur J Cancer 38:27-43. 2002..However, most studies focused on the depression-fatigue association. Finally, most intervention studies to reduce fatigue appear to be successful, but the follow-up analyses are lacking...
- The course of severe fatigue in disease-free breast cancer patients: a longitudinal studyP Servaes
Department of Medical Psychology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Psychooncology 16:787-95. 2007..We investigated whether fatigue is a persistent problem, and whether persistent fatigue is related to former treatment modalities. In addition, we studied the predictors of persistent fatigue...
- Social support and the persistence of complaints in chronic fatigue syndromeJ B Prins
Department of Medical Psychology, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Psychother Psychosom 73:174-82. 2004..Further, changes in social support and the influence of social support on the course of CFS over a period of more than 1 year were studied in patients with and without treatment...
- Chondrosarcoma of bone: functional outcome and quality of lifeI C M van der Geest
Department of Orthopedics, University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Surg Oncol 81:70-4. 2002..CONCLUSIONS: Functional scores depend on the type of treatment with best results after curettage and cryosurgery. Quality-of-life analysis reveals problems on several domains, including fatigue, physical functioning and sleep...
- Differences in the experience of fatigue in patients and healthy controls: patients' descriptionsMarieke F Gielissen
Expert Centre Chronic Fatigue Nijmegen, Radboud University, Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:36. 2007..The primary objective was to develop an adjective checklist, the Fatigue Quality List (FQL), aimed at assessing different perceptions of fatigue...
- Fatigue after treatment for malignant and benign bone and soft tissue tumorsPetra Servaes
Department of Medical Psychology, University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Pain Symptom Manage 26:1113-22. 2003..It can be concluded that fatigue is an important problem for more than a quarter of a sample of patients who have been treated for a malignant or benign bone or soft tissue tumor in the past...