Anna L Schwartz
Affiliation: General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems
- Exercise effects on bone mineral density in women with breast cancer receiving adjuvant chemotherapyAnna L Schwartz
The Scottsdale Healthcare Cancer Research Endowed Chair, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Oncol Nurs Forum 34:627-33. 2007..To test the effects of aerobic and resistance exercise on changes in bone mineral density (BMD) in women newly diagnosed with stage I-III breast cancer receiving chemotherapy...
- Physical activityAnna L Schwartz
College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovations, Arizona State University, Cave Creek, AZ 85327, USA
Semin Oncol Nurs 24:164-70. 2008..To provide a summary of the research on the effects of exercise on cancer survivors during and following cancer treatment...
- Effects of a 12-month randomized controlled trial of aerobic or resistance exercise during and following cancer treatment in womenAnna L Schwartz
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Phys Sportsmed 37:62-7. 2009..Thus, exercise during and following cancer treatment is an important intervention to maintain and perhaps improve body composition of cancer survivors, which may improve survival, reduce comorbidities, and improve quality of life...
- Physical activity after a cancer diagnosis: psychosocial outcomesAnna L Schwartz
Cancer and Exercise Lab, University of Washington, 2100 Westlake Ave. N, Suite 205, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
Cancer Invest 22:82-92. 2004
- Exercise regimen reduces fatigueAnna L Schwartz
Arizona State University, College of Nursing and Health Care Innovation, Phoenix, USA
Oncology (Williston Park) 21:37-9. 2007
- Understanding and treating cancer-related fatigueAnna L Schwartz
College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovations, Arizona State University, Phoenix, USA
Oncology (Williston Park) 21:30-4; discussion 34-5. 2007..While the exact etiology of fatigue is unclear, numerous contributing factors that worsen fatigue can be clinically addressed. Substantial research supports physical exercise as an intervention for fatigue...
- Measurement of fatigue. determining minimally important clinical differencesAnna L Schwartz
Oregon Health Sciences University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd Mail code SN ORD, Portland, OR 97201, USA
J Clin Epidemiol 55:239-44. 2002..6, per item = 1.1, SCFS = 5.0, per item = 0.8, GFS = 9.7, per item = 1.0, and the single item measure of fatigue was 2.4 points. This information may be useful in interpreting scale scores and planning studies using these measures...
- Interferon-induced fatigue in patients with melanoma: a pilot study of exercise and methylphenidateAnna L Schwartz
Department of Primary Care, School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
Oncol Nurs Forum 29:E85-90. 2002..To examine the effect of exercise and methylphenidate on fatigue, functional ability, and cognitive function in patients with melanoma...
- Psychometric evaluation of the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index in cancer patientsSusan L Beck
University of Utah College of Nursing, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-5880, USA
J Pain Symptom Manage 27:140-8. 2004..Psychometric evaluation supports its internal consistency reliability and construct validity. However, the scoring is rather cumbersome and raises questions regarding level of measurement and appropriate analysis techniques...