Rachel L Spillers

Summary

Affiliation: American Cancer Society
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Family caregivers and guilt in the context of cancer care
    Rachel L Spillers
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303 1002, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:511-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Individual and dyadic relations between spiritual well-being and quality of life among cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Youngmee Kim
    American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 20:762-70. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Needs assessment of family caregivers of cancer survivors: three cohorts comparison
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 19:573-82. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Effects of psychological distress on quality of life of adult daughters and their mothers with cancer
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St, NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychooncology 17:1129-36. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life of family caregivers at 2 years after a relative's cancer diagnosis
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 19:431-40. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychological adjustment of cancer caregivers with multiple roles
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30329 4521, USA
    Psychooncology 15:795-804. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Sampling in population-based cancer caregivers research
    Youngmee Kim
    American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:981-9. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress of female cancer caregivers: effects of type of cancer and caregivers' spirituality
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta 30303, USA
    Support Care Cancer 15:1367-74. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Cancer caregivers' quality of life: effects of gender, relationship, and appraisal
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 34:294-304. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Quality of life of couples dealing with cancer: dyadic and individual adjustment among breast and prostate cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:230-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Family caregivers and guilt in the context of cancer care
    Rachel L Spillers
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303 1002, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:511-9. 2008
    ..Guilt as a key emotional phenomenon in the cancer-caregiving experience is an understudied issue...
  2. doi request reprint Individual and dyadic relations between spiritual well-being and quality of life among cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Youngmee Kim
    American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 20:762-70. 2011
    ..Thus, this study examined individual and dyadic associations of SWB with the QOL of couples dealing with cancer...
  3. doi request reprint Needs assessment of family caregivers of cancer survivors: three cohorts comparison
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 19:573-82. 2010
    ..Therefore, determining what needs are not being satisfied for family caregivers should be the first step in the development of programs designed to enhance caregivers' QOL...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of psychological distress on quality of life of adult daughters and their mothers with cancer
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St, NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychooncology 17:1129-36. 2008
    ..However, the extent to which the (dis)similarity in psychological distress influences the quality of life of each person remains unknown...
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life of family caregivers at 2 years after a relative's cancer diagnosis
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 19:431-40. 2010
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  6. ncbi request reprint Psychological adjustment of cancer caregivers with multiple roles
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30329 4521, USA
    Psychooncology 15:795-804. 2006
    ..These findings have significant implications for developing targeted programs to reduce the psychological distress of cancer caregivers with multiple roles and to assist them in recognizing their caregiving experience as meaningful...
  7. doi request reprint Sampling in population-based cancer caregivers research
    Youngmee Kim
    American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:981-9. 2009
    ..The current study used population-based sampling to develop a formula to compute the probability of survivors completing a survivor survey and nominating their family caregivers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress of female cancer caregivers: effects of type of cancer and caregivers' spirituality
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta 30303, USA
    Support Care Cancer 15:1367-74. 2007
    ..Cancer caregivers, who were nominated by cancer survivors, participated in a nationwide quality-of-life survey with 252 caregivers providing complete data for the variables...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cancer caregivers' quality of life: effects of gender, relationship, and appraisal
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 34:294-304. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Quality of life of couples dealing with cancer: dyadic and individual adjustment among breast and prostate cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:230-8. 2008
    ..Thus, this study aimed to examine the dyadic effects of psychological distress on the quality of life of couples dealing with cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in caregiving stress among caregivers of cancer survivors
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30329 4251, USA
    Psychooncology 15:1086-92. 2006
    ..Husband caregivers will benefit from programs designed to educate them to effectively assist their wife's psychosocial adjustment to cancer by reducing their stress from providing care...
  12. ncbi request reprint Healthcare professionals' awareness of cancer support services
    B Alex Matthews
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30329 4251, USA
    Cancer Pract 10:36-44. 2002
    ..This study was conducted to provide baseline information about the awareness, attitude, and willingness of oncology healthcare providers (HCPs) to recommend quality-of-life cancer education and support services to their patients...