BETSY LOUISE FIFE

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of constructed meaning in adaptation to the onset of life-threatening illness
    Betsy L Fife
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Cancer Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:2132-43. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Adaptation of family caregivers during the acute phase of adult BMT
    B L Fife
    Indiana University Simon Cancer Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 43:959-66. 2009
  3. pmc Promoting adaptive coping by persons with HIV disease: evaluation of a patient/partner intervention model
    Betsy L Fife
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 19:75-84. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparative analysis of perceived stigma among HIV-positive Ghanaian and African American males
    Kwabena A Poku
    Health Services Management Department, University of Ghana Business School
    SAHARA J 2:344-51. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the psychometrics of the Social Impact Scale: a measure of stigmatization
    Ay Woan Pan
    School of Occupational Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Rehabil Res 30:235-8. 2007

Collaborators

  • Ping Chuan Hsiung
  • Ay Woan Pan
  • Kwabena A Poku
  • Lyinn Chung
  • J Gary Linn
  • Lorna Kendrick
  • Sherry Azar

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of constructed meaning in adaptation to the onset of life-threatening illness
    Betsy L Fife
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Cancer Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:2132-43. 2005
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Adaptation of family caregivers during the acute phase of adult BMT
    B L Fife
    Indiana University Simon Cancer Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Bone Marrow Transplant 43:959-66. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Promoting adaptive coping by persons with HIV disease: evaluation of a patient/partner intervention model
    Betsy L Fife
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 19:75-84. 2008
    ..A manual was developed as a part of this intervention and is currently available...
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparative analysis of perceived stigma among HIV-positive Ghanaian and African American males
    Kwabena A Poku
    Health Services Management Department, University of Ghana Business School
    SAHARA J 2:344-51. 2005
    ..Thus we conclude that the Ghanaian sample living with HIV/AIDS experienced a greater amount of negative self-perception and stigma-related strife than the African American sample...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the psychometrics of the Social Impact Scale: a measure of stigmatization
    Ay Woan Pan
    School of Occupational Therapy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Rehabil Res 30:235-8. 2007
    ..99. The SIS had acceptable psychometric qualities in terms of internal consistency, item validity, person validity, sensitivity, and concurrent validity when applied to patients with depression, schizophrenia, and HIV/AIDS in Taiwan...

Research Grants2

  1. Breast Cancer and Dyadic Psychosexual Well-Being
    BETSY FIFE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The study will be conducted by an interdisciplinary team that includes expertise from nursing, psychology, oncology, surgery, and statistics. ..
  2. A Brief Family Intervention to Promote Adaptation to the Stress of Parental BMT
    BETSY LOUISE FIFE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It is focused on the prevention of serious secondary psychological and social morbidity from occurring as a consequence of BMT, and it will be designed for delivery as a part of usual care. ..