Jennifer L Beaumont

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Norming plans for the NIH Toolbox
    Jennifer L Beaumont
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 80:S87-92. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of health-related quality of life in patients with neuroendocrine tumors with quality of life in the general US population
    Jennifer L Beaumont
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Pancreas 41:461-6. 2012
  3. pmc Patient-reported outcomes in a phase iii study of everolimus versus placebo in patients with metastatic carcinoma of the kidney that has progressed on vascular endothelial growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor therapy
    Jennifer L Beaumont
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 710 N Lake Shore Drive, Room 713, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Oncologist 16:632-40. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Examining web equivalence and risk factor sensitivity of the COPD population screener
    Jennifer L Beaumont
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Value Health 14:506-12. 2011
  5. pmc I. NIH Toolbox Cognition Battery (CB): introduction and pediatric data
    Sandra Weintraub
    Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Monogr Soc Res Child Dev 78:1-15. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Development of a symptom index for patients with primary brain tumors
    Jin Shei Lai
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA Electronic address
    Value Health 17:62-9. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Development and initial validation of the NCCN/FACT symptom index for advanced kidney cancer
    Nan E Rothrock
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Value Health 16:789-96. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of treatment- and disease-related symptoms in advanced head and neck cancer: validation of the national comprehensive cancer network-functional assessment of cancer therapy-head and neck cancer symptom index-22 (NFHNSI-22)
    Timothy P Pearman
    Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 46:113-20. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of persistent detrusor overactivity after transvaginal sling procedures
    Tondalaya L Gamble
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:696.e1-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Prospective longitudinal evaluation of a symptom cluster in breast cancer
    Stacy D Sanford
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage 47:721-30. 2014

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. pmc Norming plans for the NIH Toolbox
    Jennifer L Beaumont
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 80:S87-92. 2013
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe plans to establish normative reference values for the NIH Toolbox measures...
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of health-related quality of life in patients with neuroendocrine tumors with quality of life in the general US population
    Jennifer L Beaumont
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Pancreas 41:461-6. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the health-related quality of life (HRQL) burden of patients with neuroendocrine tumor (NET) and associations with demographic and clinical factors...
  3. pmc Patient-reported outcomes in a phase iii study of everolimus versus placebo in patients with metastatic carcinoma of the kidney that has progressed on vascular endothelial growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor therapy
    Jennifer L Beaumont
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 710 N Lake Shore Drive, Room 713, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Oncologist 16:632-40. 2011
    ..A phase III, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial was conducted in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma. The focus of this paper is to evaluate the patient-reported outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Examining web equivalence and risk factor sensitivity of the COPD population screener
    Jennifer L Beaumont
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Value Health 14:506-12. 2011
    ..A secondary aim was to compare groups based on known COPD risk factors, such as smoking status and gender...
  5. pmc I. NIH Toolbox Cognition Battery (CB): introduction and pediatric data
    Sandra Weintraub
    Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Monogr Soc Res Child Dev 78:1-15. 2013
    ..As the chapters in this monograph demonstrate, the CB has excellent psychometric properties, and the validation study provided evidence for the increasing differentiation of cognitive abilities with age. ..
  6. doi request reprint Development of a symptom index for patients with primary brain tumors
    Jin Shei Lai
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA Electronic address
    Value Health 17:62-9. 2014
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  7. doi request reprint Development and initial validation of the NCCN/FACT symptom index for advanced kidney cancer
    Nan E Rothrock
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Value Health 16:789-96. 2013
    ..This study developed and examined the preliminary reliability and validity of the new National Comprehensive Cancer Network/Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy (FACT)-Kidney Symptom Index 19...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluation of treatment- and disease-related symptoms in advanced head and neck cancer: validation of the national comprehensive cancer network-functional assessment of cancer therapy-head and neck cancer symptom index-22 (NFHNSI-22)
    Timothy P Pearman
    Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 46:113-20. 2013
    ..The present study is an attempt to evaluate and modify this instrument as necessary in light of the recent regulatory guidelines from the Food and Drug Administration on the use of patient-reported outcomes in clinical trials...
  9. ncbi request reprint Predictors of persistent detrusor overactivity after transvaginal sling procedures
    Tondalaya L Gamble
    Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:696.e1-7. 2008
    ..Determine predictors of persistent postoperative detrusor overactivity and urge urinary incontinence after sling procedures for stress urinary incontinence..
  10. ncbi request reprint Prospective longitudinal evaluation of a symptom cluster in breast cancer
    Stacy D Sanford
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage 47:721-30. 2014
    ..Symptom cluster research expands cancer investigations beyond a focus on individual symptoms in isolation...
  11. doi request reprint Longitudinal prospective assessment of sleep quality: before, during, and after adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Stacy D Sanford
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Support Care Cancer 21:959-67. 2013
    ..Study objectives were to observe sleep quality in breast cancer patients prior to, during, and after completion of adjuvant chemotherapy, evaluate its relationship with HRQL and explore correlates over time...
  12. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of 11 symptom indexes to evaluate response to chemotherapy for advanced cancer
    David Cella
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 9:268-78. 2011
    ..Beyond the clinical value of such indexes, they may also contribute significantly to satisfying regulatory requirements for a standardized tool to evaluate drug efficacy with respect to symptomatology...
  13. pmc Evaluating the dimensionality of perceived cognitive function
    Jin Shei Lai
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Rubloff Bldg, 9th Floor, 750N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:982-95. 2009
    ..Scoring of PCF based on these two factors should lead to improved assessment of PCF for people with cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Measuring priority symptoms in advanced bladder cancer: development and initial validation of a brief symptom index
    Sally E Jensen
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 710 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 729, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Support Oncol 11:86-93. 2013
    ..Improved measurement of clinically meaningful symptoms is needed in advanced bladder cancer...
  15. doi request reprint Priority symptoms in advanced breast cancer: development and initial validation of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network-Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Breast Cancer Symptom Index (NFBSI-16)
    Sofia F Garcia
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Value Health 15:183-90. 2012
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  16. doi request reprint Validation of the functional assessment of chronic illness therapy-fatigue scale in patients with moderately to severely active systemic lupus erythematosus, participating in a clinical trial
    Jin Shei Lai
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:672-9. 2011
    ..Fatigue is a common symptom of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Our objective was to validate the 13-item Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy (FACIT)-Fatigue scale in patients with SLE...
  17. pmc Validity of two new patient-reported outcome measures in systemic sclerosis: Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System 29-item Health Profile and Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy-Dyspnea short form
    Monique Hinchcliff
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:1620-8. 2011
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  18. pmc Development and validation of a symptom index for advanced hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancers: the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy (NCCN-FACT) Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic Symptom Index (NFHSI)
    Zeeshan Butt
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Cancer 118:5997-6004. 2012
    ..Although the FACT-Hep was initially derived from patient input, this study's researchers sought to verify adequate coverage of items by soliciting open-ended input from patients with advanced disease...
  19. doi request reprint Efficient assessment of the most important symptoms in advanced prostate cancer: the NCCN/FACT-P Symptom Index
    David E Victorson
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Psychooncology 20:977-83. 2011
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  20. ncbi request reprint Communicating about chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: a comparison of patient and provider perspectives
    John M Salsman
    Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 10:149-57. 2012
    ..Barriers to communication and quality care of CINV differ between caregivers and patients. Addressing misconceptions and establishing mutually consistent goals will lead to more effective overall care...
  21. ncbi request reprint Fatigue is the most important symptom for advanced cancer patients who have had chemotherapy
    Zeeshan Butt
    Center on Outcomes, Research, and Education, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois 60201, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 6:448-55. 2008
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  22. doi request reprint Familial risk for common diseases in primary care: the Family Healthware Impact Trial
    Suzanne M O'Neill
    Center for Medical Genetics, NorthShore University HealthSystem formerly Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:506-14. 2009
    ..Family history is a risk factor for many common chronic diseases, yet it remains underutilized in primary care practice...
  23. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal screening and management of fatigue, pain, and emotional distress associated with cancer therapy
    Zeeshan Butt
    Center on Outcomes, Research and Education CORE, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Support Care Cancer 16:151-9. 2008
    ..Fatigue, pain, and emotional distress are common symptoms among patients with cancer. We sought to learn about patient perceptions of these symptoms and their treatment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Measuring the concerns of cancer patients with low platelet counts: the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy--thrombocytopenia (FACT-Th) questionnaire
    David Cella
    Center on Outcomes, Research and Education, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 1001 University Place, Suite 100, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Support Care Cancer 14:1220-31. 2006
    ..We report on the development and validation of questions specifically targeted to patients with thrombocytopenia that can be added to the more general concerns in the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-General...
  25. ncbi request reprint Measuring health-related quality of life and neutropenia-specific concerns among older adults undergoing chemotherapy: validation of the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Neutropenia (FACT-N)
    Lynne I Wagner
    Center on Outcomes, Research and Education, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare and Northwestern University Feinberg Medical School, 1001 University Place, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Support Care Cancer 16:47-56. 2008
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  26. ncbi request reprint Use of a single-item screening tool to detect clinically significant fatigue, pain, distress, and anorexia in ambulatory cancer practice
    Zeeshan Butt
    Center on Outcomes, Research and Education, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 35:20-30. 2008
    ..In turn, such assessments may improve identification of those at risk of morbidity and decreased quality of life due to excess symptom burden...
  27. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a simulation-based pediatric emergency medicine curriculum
    Mark D Adler
    Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Acad Med 84:935-41. 2009
    ..The infrequency of severe childhood illness limits opportunities for emergency medicine (EM) providers to learn from real-world experience. Simulation offers an evidence-based educational approach to develop and practice clinical skills...
  28. doi request reprint Comparison of checklist and anchored global rating instruments for performance rating of simulated pediatric emergencies
    Mark D Adler
    Department of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Augusta Webster, MD, USA
    Simul Healthc 6:18-24. 2011
    ..To compare the psychometric performance of two rating instruments used to assess trainee performance in three clinical scenarios...
  29. pmc Cognition assessment using the NIH Toolbox
    Sandra Weintraub
    Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer s Disease Center, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 80:S54-64. 2013
    ..With a computerized format and national standardization, this battery will provide a "common currency" among researchers for comparisons across a wide range of studies and populations...
  30. doi request reprint Uterine intravascular fetal material and coagulopathy at peripartum hysterectomy
    Michael D Benson
    Obstetrics and Gynecology, North Shore University Health System, Evanston, IL, USA
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 73:158-61. 2012
    ..To test the hypothesis that obstetrical disseminated intravascular coagulopathy results from an excessive leakage of fetal material into the maternal circulation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Shaking rigors in parturients
    Michael D Benson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Reprod Med 53:685-90. 2008
    ..To describe the frequency, duration and timing of shaking rigors during parturition and their associations with several clinical variables...
  32. pmc Predictors of 30-day readmission after intracerebral hemorrhage: a single-center approach for identifying potentially modifiable associations with readmission
    Eric M Liotta
    1Department of Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 2Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 3Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Crit Care Med 41:2762-9. 2013
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  33. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal evaluation of the oral mucositis weekly questionnaire-head and neck cancer, a patient-reported outcomes questionnaire
    Joel B Epstein
    Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry and Chicago Cancer Center, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Cancer 109:1914-22. 2007
    ..The OMWQ-HN is a patient-reported outcome questionnaire that measures the symptoms of mucositis, including mouth and throat soreness (MTS), and their impact on patient well-being and function...
  34. doi request reprint Impact of hysterectomy on stress urinary incontinence: an identical twin study
    Jay James R Miller
    Miller Urogynecology, Bloomington, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:565.e1-4. 2008
    ..This study uses the unique properties of twin research design to evaluate whether hysterectomy impacts stress urinary incontinence (SUI)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Is transobturator tape as effective as tension-free vaginal tape in patients with borderline maximum urethral closure pressure?
    Jay James R Miller
    Evanston Continence Center, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Evanston, IL, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1799-804. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare transobturator tape (MONARC) with tension-free vaginal tape in patients with borderline low maximum urethral closure pressure...
  36. pmc Prediction of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus involvement in disease sites by concomitant nasal sampling
    Ari Robicsek
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University s Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:588-92. 2008
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