Gwen Wyatt

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Recruitment and early retention of women with advanced breast cancer in a complementary and alternative medicine trial
    Alla Sikorskii
    Department of Statistics and Probability, College of Natural Science, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:734517. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-reported use of complementary and alternative medicine therapies in a reflexology randomized clinical trial
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 19:31-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Development and initial validation of a complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) knowledge instrument
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Nurs Meas 21:55-63. 2013
  4. pmc Quality of life among advanced breast cancer patients with and without distant metastasis
    G Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1317, USA
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 22:272-80. 2013
  5. pmc Health-related quality-of-life outcomes: a reflexology trial with patients with advanced-stage breast cancer
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 39:568-77. 2012
  6. pmc Intervention fidelity: aspects of complementary and alternative medicine research
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Cancer Nurs 33:331-42. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of postsurgical subacute emotional and physical well-being among women with breast cancer
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1317, USA
    Cancer Nurs 31:E28-39. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of a reflexology and guided imagery intervention during chemotherapy: results of a quasi-experimental study
    Gwen Wyatt
    The College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 34:635-42. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Future direction of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) education and research
    Gwen Wyatt
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 21:215-24. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use, spending, and quality of life in early stage breast cancer
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Nurs Res 59:58-66. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Recruitment and early retention of women with advanced breast cancer in a complementary and alternative medicine trial
    Alla Sikorskii
    Department of Statistics and Probability, College of Natural Science, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:734517. 2011
    ..Specialized techniques may be needed to ensure black women remain in the trial once consented. Women with advanced disease were likely to enter and remain in the trial despite deterioration in health...
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-reported use of complementary and alternative medicine therapies in a reflexology randomized clinical trial
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 19:31-7. 2013
    ..According to the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), about one-third of American cancer patients have used complementary and alternative medicine (CAM)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Development and initial validation of a complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) knowledge instrument
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Nurs Meas 21:55-63. 2013
    ..Many patients with cancer use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies without essential knowledge to inform their decisions. A CAM knowledge instrument was developed and tested for initial validation...
  4. pmc Quality of life among advanced breast cancer patients with and without distant metastasis
    G Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1317, USA
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 22:272-80. 2013
    ..These findings may indicate that patients with advanced breast cancer have adapted emotionally and spiritually; however, the management of physical symptoms remains a priority...
  5. pmc Health-related quality-of-life outcomes: a reflexology trial with patients with advanced-stage breast cancer
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 39:568-77. 2012
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of reflexology, a complementary therapy that applies pressure to specific areas of the feet...
  6. pmc Intervention fidelity: aspects of complementary and alternative medicine research
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Cancer Nurs 33:331-42. 2010
    ..Using our reflexology trial, we apply the first 3 points...
  7. doi request reprint Predictors of postsurgical subacute emotional and physical well-being among women with breast cancer
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1317, USA
    Cancer Nurs 31:E28-39. 2008
    ..These profiles will help practitioners anticipate the postsurgical supportive care needs of women with early-stage breast cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of a reflexology and guided imagery intervention during chemotherapy: results of a quasi-experimental study
    Gwen Wyatt
    The College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 34:635-42. 2007
    ..To evaluate patient characteristics to predict selection and maintenance of a complementary therapy and the feasibility of a randomized clinical trial (RCT) of complementary therapies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Future direction of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) education and research
    Gwen Wyatt
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 21:215-24. 2005
    ..To identify key educational and scientific tasks for the incorporation of complementary and alternative medical therapies (CAM) into conventional health care...
  10. doi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use, spending, and quality of life in early stage breast cancer
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Nurs Res 59:58-66. 2010
    ..Up to 80% of women with breast cancer use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies to improve quality of life (QOL) during treatment...
  11. pmc Concordance between patient reports of cancer-related symptoms and medical records documentation
    Alla Sikorskii
    Department of Statistics and Probability, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1317, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:362-72. 2012
    ..The concordance of patient-reported cancer-related symptoms and clinician reports as documented in the medical records needs to be evaluated...
  12. pmc Methodological issues in trials of complementary and alternative medicine interventions
    Alla Sikorskii
    Department of Statistics and Probability, College of Natural Science, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, 48824, USA
    Nurs Res 58:444-51. 2009
    ..Information on safety and efficacy of CAM therapies is needed for both patients and healthcare providers. Well-designed randomized clinical trials of CAM therapy interventions can inform both clinical research and practice...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based practice and research methodologies: challenges and implications for the nursing profession
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 7:337-8. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Physicians and hospice care: attitudes, knowledge, and referrals
    Karen S Ogle
    Program in Palliative Care Education and Research, Department of Family Practice, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:85-92. 2002
    ..Demographic and practice variables were related to responses on few of the survey items. These findings have many implications for outreach strategies for physicians as well as future research...
  15. ncbi request reprint Perceptions about using mindfulness therapy: a lung cancer focus group study
    Rebecca H Lehto
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Cancer Nurs 36:E51-60. 2013
    ..It requires few resources to implement, but has not been adequately tested with lung cancer patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Team science of nursing, engineering, statistics, and practitioner in the development of a robotic reflexology device
    Gwen Wyatt
    Gwen Wyatt College of Nursing Alla Sikorskii Department of Statistics and Probability and Tamara Reid Bush and Ranjan Mukherjee Department of Mechanical Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
    J Soc Integr Oncol 8:14-9. 2010
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  17. pmc Burden and depression among caregivers of patients with cancer at the end of life
    Barbara Given
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University in East Lansing, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 31:1105-17. 2004
    ..To examine the patient and family caregiver variables that predicted caregiver burden and depression for family caregivers of patients with cancer at the end of life...
  18. ncbi request reprint Complementary therapies
    Gwen Wyatt
    College of Nursing, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Cancer Pract 10:S70-3. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of an in-home nursing intervention following short-stay breast cancer surgery
    Gwen K Wyatt
    College of Nursing, 422 West Fee Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Res Nurs Health 27:322-31. 2004
    ..001) and report improved social/family QOL (p <or=.05), with fewer home visits (p <or=.001). These findings suggest that a targeted nursing protocol may, at reasonable cost, improve QOL and enhance health-related knowledge...

Research Grants5

  1. Reflexology: An Intervention for Advanced Breast Cancer
    Gwen Wyatt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, this study utilizes an improved design over existing work. It is a RCT with adequate numbers to detect group differences, and could ultimately serve as a model for rigorous investigation of other complementary therapies. ..
  2. Reflexology: An Intervention for Advanced Breast Cancer
    Gwen Wyatt; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finally, this study utilizes an improved design over existing work. It is a RCT with adequate numbers to detect group differences, and could ultimately serve as a model for rigorous investigation of other complementary therapies. ..
  3. Reflexology: An Intervention for Advanced Breast Cancer
    Gwen Wyatt; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, this study utilizes an improved design over existing work. It is a RCT with adequate numbers to detect group differences, and could ultimately serve as a model for rigorous investigation of other complementary therapies. ..
  4. Reflexology: An Intervention for Advanced Breast Cancer
    Gwen Wyatt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, this study utilizes an improved design over existing work. It is a RCT with adequate numbers to detect group differences, and could ultimately serve as a model for rigorous investigation of other complementary therapies. ..