Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
- Mood disturbance in the cancer setting: effects of gender and patient/spouse roleShelby L Langer
Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
Semin Clin Neuropsychiatry 8:276-85. 2003..Further investigation is required to identify sources and long-term sequelae of negative affect among female CGs and their partners...
- Recovery and long-term function after hematopoietic cell transplantation for leukemia or lymphomaKaren L Syrjala
Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
JAMA 291:2335-43. 2004..The rate and predictors of physical and emotional recovery after HCT have not been adequately defined in prospective long-term studies...
- Caregiver and patient marital satisfaction and affect following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a prospective, longitudinal investigationShelby Langer
Department of Biobehavioral Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
Psychooncology 12:239-53. 2003..Findings offer implications for person-specific and relationship-protective interventions...
- Neuropsychologic changes from before transplantation to 1 year in patients receiving myeloablative allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantKaren L Syrjala
Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, D5 220, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
Blood 104:3386-92. 2004..Results indicate that long-term cognitive decrements, as distinct from motor disabilities, infrequently derive directly from HCT...
- Late effects of hematopoietic cell transplantation among 10-year adult survivors compared with case-matched controlsKaren L Syrjala
Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, 98109, USA
J Clin Oncol 23:6596-606. 2005..To determine late effects of hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) on health problems and health-related quality of life for 10-year survivors...
- Intrapersonal and interpersonal consequences of protective buffering among cancer patients and caregiversShelby L Langer
School of Social Work, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
Cancer 115:4311-25. 2009..In this study, the authors examined the intrapersonal and interpersonal consequences of protective buffering and the motivations for such behavior (desire to shield partner from distress, desire to shield self from distress)...
- Marital adjustment, satisfaction and dissolution among hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients and spouses: a prospective, five-year longitudinal investigationShelby L Langer
School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
Psychooncology 19:190-200. 2010..To examine the trajectory of marital adjustment, satisfaction and dissolution among 121 hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) couples-as a function of role (patient or spouse) and gender...
- The effects of stroke disability on spousal caregiversLee X Blonder
Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0230, USA
NeuroRehabilitation 22:85-92. 2007..To examine the effects of unilateral stroke patients' neurobehavioral characteristics on spousal psychosocial function...
- Protective buffering and emotional desynchrony among spousal caregivers of cancer patientsShelby L Langer
School of Social Work, University of Washington, WA 98105, USA
Health Psychol 26:635-43. 2007..To examine protective buffering and emotional desynchrony among spousal caregivers of cancer survivors...