Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa

Summary

Affiliation: City of Hope National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Are survivorship care plans responsive to African-American breast cancer survivors?: voices of survivors and advocates
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    CCARE, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 7:283-91. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Depressive symptomatology among Latina breast cancer survivors
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Psychooncology 22:845-53. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Peer-based models of supportive care: the impact of peer support groups in African American breast cancer survivors
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    City of Hope National Medical Center s Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Duarte, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 39:585-91. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Assessing health-related quality of life of Chinese-American breast cancer survivors: a measurement validation study
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, San Dimas, CA 91773, USA
    Psychooncology 22:704-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint A cross-cultural validation of patient-reported outcomes measures: a study of breast cancers survivors
    K Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 E Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:295-308. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of therapeutic care delay among Latina- and European-American cervical cancer survivors
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 128:160-5. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Recruitment and retention strategies of African American and Latina American breast cancer survivors in a longitudinal psycho-oncology study
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    Department of Population Sciences, Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 39:E434-42. 2012
  8. pmc De novo sequencing of circulating miRNAs identifies novel markers predicting clinical outcome of locally advanced breast cancer
    Xiwei Wu
    Department of Cancer Biology, City of Hope Beckman Research Institute, 1500 Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    J Transl Med 10:42. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Examining emotional outcomes among a multiethnic cohort of breast cancer survivors
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 38:279-88. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life outcomes among cervical cancer survivors: examining ethnic and linguistic differences
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 E Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, United States
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:194-201. 2011

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Are survivorship care plans responsive to African-American breast cancer survivors?: voices of survivors and advocates
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    CCARE, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 7:283-91. 2013
    ..The current study investigated AABCS' understanding of SCP and gathered preliminary feedback on infusing cultural and socioecological responsiveness...
  2. doi request reprint Depressive symptomatology among Latina breast cancer survivors
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Psychooncology 22:845-53. 2013
    ..This study reports on the prevalence of depressive symptomatology among a cohort of Latina BCS...
  3. doi request reprint Peer-based models of supportive care: the impact of peer support groups in African American breast cancer survivors
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    City of Hope National Medical Center s Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Duarte, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 39:585-91. 2012
    ..To examine the impact of support groups among African American breast cancer survivors (BCSs)...
  4. doi request reprint Assessing health-related quality of life of Chinese-American breast cancer survivors: a measurement validation study
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, San Dimas, CA 91773, USA
    Psychooncology 22:704-7. 2013
    ..4) and 12-item Short Form Health Survey (SF-12 v.2) health-related quality of life (HRQOL) instruments with Chinese-American breast cancer survivors (BCS)...
  5. doi request reprint A cross-cultural validation of patient-reported outcomes measures: a study of breast cancers survivors
    K Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 E Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:295-308. 2013
    ..Psychometric inadequacy interferes with the assessment of patient-reported health outcomes. This study examined the psychometric properties of several standardized measures in health research...
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of therapeutic care delay among Latina- and European-American cervical cancer survivors
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 128:160-5. 2013
    ..This study investigated socioeconomic and healthcare system factors influencing therapeutic care delays among cervical cancer survivors (CCS)...
  7. doi request reprint Recruitment and retention strategies of African American and Latina American breast cancer survivors in a longitudinal psycho-oncology study
    Kimlin Ashing-Giwa
    Department of Population Sciences, Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 39:E434-42. 2012
    ..To describe recruitment and retention strategies of a psychosocial intervention with African American and Latina American breast cancer survivors (BCSs)...
  8. pmc De novo sequencing of circulating miRNAs identifies novel markers predicting clinical outcome of locally advanced breast cancer
    Xiwei Wu
    Department of Cancer Biology, City of Hope Beckman Research Institute, 1500 Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    J Transl Med 10:42. 2012
    ..Discovery profiling of circulating small RNAs has not been reported in breast cancer (BC), and was carried out in this study to identify blood-based small RNA markers of BC clinical outcome...
  9. doi request reprint Examining emotional outcomes among a multiethnic cohort of breast cancer survivors
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 38:279-88. 2011
    ..To describe emotional concerns among a multiethnic sample of breast cancer survivors from a clinically sensitive approach and to examine differences in emotional items according to demographic characteristics...
  10. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life outcomes among cervical cancer survivors: examining ethnic and linguistic differences
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 E Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, United States
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:194-201. 2011
    ..Specifically, this study focuses on the different patterns in the structural model of HRQOL by ethnic and language groups...
  11. doi request reprint Diagnostic and therapeutic delays among a multiethnic sample of breast and cervical cancer survivors
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    CCARE, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope Medical Center, Duarte, California, USA
    Cancer 116:3195-204. 2010
    ..This study explores diagnostic and therapeutic care delays among a multiethnic sample of breast and cervical cancer survivors and examines contextual factors influencing diagnostic and therapeutic care delays...
  12. doi request reprint Surviving cervical cancer: does health-related quality of life influence survival?
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope, Duarte, CA, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 118:35-42. 2010
    ..This study investigates the association between health-related quality of life (HRQOL) outcomes and survival status among a population-based cohort diagnosed with invasive cancer of the cervix uteri...
  13. doi request reprint Predicting physical quality of life among a multiethnic sample of breast cancer survivors
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Division of Population Sciences, Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Qual Life Res 19:789-802. 2010
    ..S. ethnic groups and the mediating effects of psychological well-being between the systemic-level constructs and PQOL...
  14. doi request reprint Exploring the relationship between physical well-being and healthy lifestyle changes among European- and Latina-American breast and cervical cancer survivors
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Department of Population Sciences, City of Hope, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Psychooncology 19:1161-70. 2010
    ..This study aims to examine: (1) physical well-being items that are associated with low overall health-related quality of life; and (2) the relationship between physical well-being outcomes and healthy lifestyle changes by cancer type...
  15. doi request reprint Exploring the association between functional strain and emotional well-being among a population-based sample of breast cancer survivors
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Psychooncology 19:150-9. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint Examining the impact of socioeconomic status and socioecologic stress on physical and mental health quality of life among breast cancer survivors
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    CCARE, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 36:79-88. 2009
    ..To examine how physical and mental health quality of life (QOL) varies in relation to the socioeconomic status and ethnicity among breast cancer survivors; to determine key socioecologic factors influencing outcomes...
  17. doi request reprint Cervical cancer survivorship in a population based sample
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 E Duarte Rd, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 112:358-64. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to utilize a multidimensional framework to assess Health-related Quality of Life (HRQOL) and its salient predictors among a population based sample of cervical cancer survivors...
  18. ncbi request reprint Understanding the breast cancer experience of Latina women
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CARE, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope Cancer Center, CA 91010 3000, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 24:19-52. 2006
    ..g., delay, lack of follow-up), and overall quality of life. Results will inform a quantitative study with a larger sample of Latina breast cancer survivors...
  19. doi request reprint Enhancing physical well-being and overall quality of life among underserved Latina-American cervical cancer survivors: feasibility study
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 2:215-23. 2008
    ..Disparities in survivorship outcomes exist for CCS, especially Latina-Americans. This study assessed the feasibility of implementing a culturally sensitive intervention delivered in a telephonic format...
  20. ncbi request reprint Survivorship: a qualitative investigation of Latinas diagnosed with cervical cancer
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    CARE, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, CA, 91010 3000, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 24:53-88. 2006
    ..In summary, Latinas diagnosed with CCA face a burdensome survivorship experience. Increases in medical and psychosocial services are greatly needed for Latinas to improve cancer outcomes including HRQOL...
  21. ncbi request reprint Examining predictive models of HRQOL in a population-based, multiethnic sample of women with breast carcinoma
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:413-28. 2007
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  22. doi request reprint Understanding the cultural health belief model influencing health behaviors and health-related quality of life between Latina and Asian-American breast cancer survivors
    Jung won Lim
    CCARE, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010 3000, USA
    Support Care Cancer 17:1137-47. 2009
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  23. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality of life among cervical cancer survivors: preliminary assessment of instrumentation validity in a cross-cultural study
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education CCARE, Division of Population Sciences, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
    Qual Life Res 17:147-57. 2008
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  24. doi request reprint Acculturation in the adaptation of Chinese-American women to breast cancer: a mixed-method approach
    Tzu I Tsai
    School of Nursing, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 20:3383-93. 2011
    ..To explore how and to what extent acculturation and immigration affect Chinese-American immigrant women's breast cancer experience...
  25. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer among Asian Americans: is acculturation related to health-related quality of life?
    Jinsook Kim
    College of Health and Human Sciences, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:E90-9. 2006
    ..To examine the association of acculturation with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) among Asian American breast cancer survivors...
  26. pmc The impact of cervical cancer and dysplasia: a qualitative, multiethnic study
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA, 760 Westwood Plaza, Box 62, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Psychooncology 13:709-28. 2004
    ..This qualitative study aims to examine health related quality of life (HRQOL) from a culturally consistent framework...
  27. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer survivorship in a multiethnic sample: challenges in recruitment and measurement
    Kimlin T Ashing-Giwa
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Cancer 101:450-65. 2004
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