Mei R Fu

Summary

Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Confronting the unexpected: temporal, situational, and attributive dimensions of distressing symptom experience for breast cancer survivors
    Mary Rosedale
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York City, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:E28-33. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint L-dex ratio in detecting breast cancer-related lymphedema: reliability, sensitivity, and specificity
    M R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York, USA
    Lymphology 46:85-96. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Psychosocial impact of lymphedema: a systematic review of literature from 2004 to 2011
    Mei R Fu
    New York University College of Nursing, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1466-84. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Psychosocial impact of living with cancer-related lymphedema
    Mei R Fu
    New York University, College of Nursing, New York, NY, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 29:50-60. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of symptomatic seroma on lymphedema symptoms following breast cancer treatment
    M R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, NYU Clinical Cancer Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Lymphology 44:134-43. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The effect of providing information about lymphedema on the cognitive and symptom outcomes of breast cancer survivors
    Mei R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:1847-53. 2010
  7. pmc Breast cancer survivors' experiences of lymphedema-related symptoms
    Mei Rosemary Fu
    New York University College of Nursing, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:849-59. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Post-breast cancer lymphedema: part 2
    Mei R Fu
    New York University College of Nursing, New York City, USA
    Am J Nurs 109:34-41; quiz 42. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Post-breast cancer. Lymphedema: part 1
    Mei R Fu
    New York University College of Nursing, New York City, USA
    Am J Nurs 109:48-54; quiz 55. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Breast-cancer-related lymphedema: information, symptoms, and risk-reduction behaviors
    Mei R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, NY 10003 6677, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 40:341-8. 2008

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Confronting the unexpected: temporal, situational, and attributive dimensions of distressing symptom experience for breast cancer survivors
    Mary Rosedale
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York City, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:E28-33. 2010
    ..To describe women's unexpected and distressing symptom experiences after breast cancer treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint L-dex ratio in detecting breast cancer-related lymphedema: reliability, sensitivity, and specificity
    M R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York, USA
    Lymphology 46:85-96. 2013
    ..1 still misses 20% of true lymphedema cases, it is important for clinicians to integrate other assessment methods (such as self-report, clinical observation, or perometry) to ensure the accurate detection of lymphedema...
  3. doi request reprint Psychosocial impact of lymphedema: a systematic review of literature from 2004 to 2011
    Mei R Fu
    New York University College of Nursing, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1466-84. 2013
    ..This systematic review aimed to evaluate the level of evidence of contemporary peer-reviewed literature published from 2004 to 2011 on the psychosocial impact of lymphedema...
  4. doi request reprint Psychosocial impact of living with cancer-related lymphedema
    Mei R Fu
    New York University, College of Nursing, New York, NY, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 29:50-60. 2013
    ..To summarize the evidence of and identify factors influencing the psychosocial impact of lymphedema, as well as to discuss nursing strategies...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of symptomatic seroma on lymphedema symptoms following breast cancer treatment
    M R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, NYU Clinical Cancer Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Lymphology 44:134-43. 2011
    ..Patients who develop symptomatic seroma should be considered at higher risk for lymphedema symptoms and receive lymphedema risk reduction interventions...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of providing information about lymphedema on the cognitive and symptom outcomes of breast cancer survivors
    Mei R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:1847-53. 2010
    ..This study investigates how providing information about BCRL affects the cognitive and symptomatic outcome of breast cancer survivors...
  7. pmc Breast cancer survivors' experiences of lymphedema-related symptoms
    Mei Rosemary Fu
    New York University College of Nursing, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:849-59. 2009
    ..Although significant prevalence of ongoing multiple symptoms has been reported, little is known about how survivors with lymphedema perceive and respond to lymphedema-related symptoms in their daily lives...
  8. doi request reprint Post-breast cancer lymphedema: part 2
    Mei R Fu
    New York University College of Nursing, New York City, USA
    Am J Nurs 109:34-41; quiz 42. 2009
    ..In Part 1 (July) the authors described the pathophysiology and diagnosis of lymphedema. In Part 2 they discuss current approaches to risk reduction, treatment and management of the condition, and implications for nurses...
  9. doi request reprint Post-breast cancer. Lymphedema: part 1
    Mei R Fu
    New York University College of Nursing, New York City, USA
    Am J Nurs 109:48-54; quiz 55. 2009
    ..Part 1 of this two-part article describes post-breast cancer lymphedema and discusses its diagnosis and measurement. Part 2 (next month) will discuss risk reduction, treatment, and implications for nurses...
  10. doi request reprint Breast-cancer-related lymphedema: information, symptoms, and risk-reduction behaviors
    Mei R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, NY 10003 6677, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 40:341-8. 2008
    ..To explore the effect of providing lymphedema information on breast cancer survivors' symptoms and practice of risk-reduction behaviors...
  11. doi request reprint 'Making the best of it': Chinese women's experiences of adjusting to breast cancer diagnosis and treatment
    Mei R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York, USA
    J Adv Nurs 63:155-65. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a study to describe Chinese women's experiences of adjusting to breast cancer diagnosis and treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Measuring symptom occurrence and symptom distress: development of the symptom experience index
    Mei R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York, USA
    J Adv Nurs 59:623-34. 2007
    ..This paper is a report of a study to assess reliability and construct validity of revised and refined version of the Adapted Symptom Distress Scale: the Symptom Experience Index (SEI)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer survivors' intentions of managing lymphedema
    Mei R Fu
    College of Nursing, New York University, New York, NY 10003 6677, USA
    Cancer Nurs 28:446-57; quiz 458-9. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint An integrated approach to an analysis of symptom management in patients with cancer
    Mei R Fu
    Division of Nursing, New York University, New York City, NY, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 31:65-70. 2004
    ..To provide a definition, describe uses, and identify essential attributes of symptom management by emphasizing the philosophical base for the concept...
  15. doi request reprint Post lymphadenectomy complications and quality of life among breast cancer patients in Brazil
    Carolina Rodrigues Paim
    Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Cancer Nurs 31:302-9; quiz 310-1. 2008
    ..4; P = .000) and abduction (r = -0.5, P = .000). Future studies are needed to prospectively investigate the onset of the complications and identify appropriate interventions to promote quality of life in women treated for breast cancer...
  16. ncbi request reprint Age differences in post-breast cancer lymphedema signs and symptoms
    Jane Armer
    MU Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia and Nursing Research, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Cancer Nurs 28:200-7; quiz 208-9. 2005
    ..Future research should focus on age differences in LE risk, occurrence, and perceptions of LE-related symptoms in women treated for breast cancer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Patients' perceptions of fatigue in response to biochemotherapy for metastatic melanoma: a preliminary study
    Mei R Fu
    Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, MO, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 29:961-6. 2002
    ..To explore patients' perceptions of fatigue in response to biochemotherapy treatment for metastatic melanoma...
  18. ncbi request reprint The Chinese translation of the Index of Nausea, Vomiting, and Retching
    Mei R Fu
    Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, USA
    Cancer Nurs 25:134-40. 2002
    ..The findings suggest the significance of the Chinese versions of INVR and INV-2 in terms of nursing practice. The findings also support the cross-cultural method for future study at international level...