Affiliation: King's College London
- RESTORE: an exploratory trial of an online intervention to enhance self-efficacy to manage problems associated with cancer-related fatigue following primary cancer treatment: study protocol for a randomized controlled trialChloe Grimmett
Macmillan Survivorship Research Group, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Trials 14:184. 2013..This paper describes the protocol for an exploratory randomized controlled trial of an online intervention to support self-management of cancer-related fatigue after primary cancer treatment...
- Working patterns and perceived contribution of prostate cancer clinical nurse specialists: a mixed method investigationEmma Ream
King s College London, United Kingdom
Int J Nurs Stud 46:1345-54. 2009..To address this, prostate cancer clinical nurse specialist posts were established across England and Scotland. Their intent was to support men with this form of cancer, enhance symptom management and improve quality of service provision...
- Supportive care needs of men living with prostate cancer in England: a surveyE Ream
King s College London, Division of Health and Social Care Research, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing Midwifery, 5th Floor, Waterloo Bridge Wing, Franklin Wilkins Building, 150 Stamford Street, London SE19NN, UK
Br J Cancer 98:1903-9. 2008..Psychological distress impacts significantly on perceived unmet need and is currently not being assessed or managed well in men living with prostate cancer in England...
- Fatigue in patients receiving palliative careEmma Ream
Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, London
Nurs Stand 21:49-56; quiz 58. 2007..The focus of the article is on palliative care but it draws on, and has relevance for, chronic disease more widely...
- Experience of fatigue in adolescents living with cancerEmma Ream
Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, England
Cancer Nurs 29:317-26. 2006..These preliminary findings suggest that research into management of fatigue in this adolescent group is warranted, along with research and development to determine how best to provide supportive care once treatment finishes...
- Supportive intervention for fatigue in patients undergoing chemotherapy: a randomized controlled trialEmma Ream
Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, UK
J Pain Symptom Manage 31:148-61. 2006..05) and displayed more adaptive coping (P < 0.05). The intervention enabled patients to adapt to living with fatigue and contributed to their psychological/emotional well-being and ability to cope with their illness and treatment...
- From theory to practice: designing interventions to reduce fatigue in patients with cancerE Ream
Florence Nightingale Division, King s College London, United Kingdom
Oncol Nurs Forum 26:1295-303; quiz 1304-5. 1999..To review the evidence available to guide the development of interventions to alleviate cancer-related fatigue...
- Facilitating patients' coping with fatigue during chemotherapy-pilot outcomesEmma Ream
Florence Nightingale of School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College, London, United Kingdom
Cancer Nurs 25:300-8. 2002..The approach appeared both feasible and practical. Although numeric data were limited, there was some evidence that the approach had the capacity to lessen fatigue and enhance emotional well-being...
- Quality and efficacy of educational materials on cancer-related fatigue: views of patients from two European countriesEmma Ream
Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College, James Clerk Maxwell Building, Waterloo Road, London SEI 8WA, UK
Eur J Oncol Nurs 7:99-109. 2003..However, what was evident was that unless patients can access materials on this topic, their quality becomes purely an academic issue...
- The experiences of older adults in the community dying from cancer and non-cancer causes: a national survey of bereaved relativesJenni Burt
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, London, UK
Age Ageing 39:86-91. 2010..there is limited understanding of symptoms and care in the last few months of life for adults dying from causes other than cancer...
- Improving district nurses' confidence and knowledge in the principles and practice of palliative careCathy Shipman
King s College London, Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, London, UK
J Adv Nurs 63:494-505. 2008..This paper is a report of part of an evaluation of the impact of a national palliative care education and support programme on the knowledge and confidence of members of district nursing teams...
- Exploring the work of nurses who administer chemotherapyRebecca Verity
King s College London, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, London SE1 8WA, UK
Eur J Oncol Nurs 12:244-52. 2008..Wide variations in educational preparation and practice exist and a co-ordinated education and training strategy for chemotherapy practice is warranted to underpin safe and effective practice in this area...
- Palliative care services in England: a survey of district nurses' viewsCathy Shipman
King s College London, Department of Palliative Care and Policy, London
Br J Community Nurs 10:381-6. 2005..Primary care trusts, cancer networks and strategic health authorities must work together to ensure minimum standards of access nationally if the recommendations of the NICE guidance on supportive and palliative care are to be achieved...
- Patients' supportive care needs beyond the end of cancer treatment: a prospective, longitudinal surveyJo Armes
Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, Division of Health and Social Care Research, King s College London, Rm 3 21, James Clerk Maxwell Bldg, 57 Waterloo Rd, London SE1 8WA
J Clin Oncol 27:6172-9. 2009..To estimate prevalence and severity of patients' self-perceived supportive care needs in the immediate post-treatment phase and identify predictors of unmet need...
- Developing supportive care for family members of people with lung cancer: a feasibility studyAlison Richardson
Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College London, 5th Floor Waterloo Bridge Wing, Franklin Wilkins Building, 150 Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NN, UK
Support Care Cancer 15:1259-69. 2007..The purpose of this study was to evaluate a newly developed supportive intervention for family members of patients with lung cancer...
- A phenomenologic study of fatigue in adolescents receiving treatment for cancerFaith Gibson
Children s Nursing Research Institute of Child Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom
Oncol Nurs Forum 32:651-60. 2005..To generate a detailed description of how adolescents with cancer manage their daily lives and the way in which fatigue affects this...
- Perceptions of prostate cancer in Black African and Black Caribbean men: a systematic review of the literatureVibe Hjelholt Pedersen
Supportive Cancer Care Research Team, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King s College, London, UK
Psychooncology 21:457-68. 2012..The aim of this review was to appraise research on knowledge and perceptions of PC among Black men...
- A systematic review of complementary and alternative medicine interventions for the management of cancer-related fatigueJennifer Finnegan-John
Kings College London, London, UK
Integr Cancer Ther 12:276-90. 2013..The design and methods employed in future trials of CAM should be more rigorous; increasing the strength of evidence should be a priority...
- The prevalence and severity of fatigue in men with prostate cancer: a systematic review of the literatureBen Langston
King s College London, Kings Health Partners, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, Waterloo Campus, James Clerk Maxwell Building, 57 Waterloo Road, London, SE1 8WA, UK
Support Care Cancer 21:1761-71. 2013..It is a distressing symptom which interferes with functioning in daily life. However, much less is known about the prevalence and severity of fatigue in prostate cancer when compared to other cancer types, such as breast cancer...
- Teamwork: a concept analysisAndreas Xyrichis
King s College London, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, London, UK
J Adv Nurs 61:232-41. 2008..This paper is a report of an analysis of the concept of teamwork...
- An investigation of the quality of breast cancer information provided on the internet by voluntary organisations in Great BritainEmma Ream
King s College London, UK
Patient Educ Couns 76:10-5. 2009..However, the internet is unregulated and information can be of poor quality. The aim of this study was to evaluate the quality of breast cancer information provided by 10 Great Britain (GB) voluntary organisations' websites...
- Collaboration: working together or cooperating with the enemy?Emma Ream
Eur J Oncol Nurs 11:104-5. 2007
- Meeting information needs on cancer-related fatigue: an exploration of views held by Italian patients and nursesMichela Piredda
Università Campus Bio Medico, Corso di Laurea per Infermieri, Via Longoni, 69, 00155, Roma, Italy
Support Care Cancer 15:1231-41. 2007..However, research addressing the adequacy of educational resources for patients with this distressing and common symptom is lacking. Only one study has been undertaken and this explored Swiss and British patients' views...
- Education and high quality community careEmma Ream
Int J Palliat Nurs 8:264. 2002
- [Attitude of cancer patients to fatigue: patient attitude in Switzerland and England]Agnes Glaus
Zentrum für Tumordiagnostik und Prävention, St Gallen, Schweiz www zetup ch
Pflege 15:187-94. 2002..In past years, research has shown that care givers tend to underestimate or even to ignore this frequent phenomenon. Despite increasing knowledge, fatigue seems to remain an orphan topic in symptom management...
- Caring for carers: a prospective audit of nurse specialist contact with families and carers of patients with lung cancerSally Moore
Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, Oncology and Haematology, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK
Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:207-11. 2006