Ellen G Levine

Summary

Affiliation: San Francisco State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ethnicity and spirituality in breast cancer survivors
    Ellen G Levine
    Biobehavioral Research Center, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Ave PP750, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:212-25. 2007
  2. pmc The benefits of prayer on mood and well-being of breast cancer survivors
    Ellen G Levine
    Public Research Institute, Biobehavioral Research Center, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Ave PP750, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
    Support Care Cancer 17:295-306. 2009
  3. pmc Emotion work: disclosing cancer
    Grace J Yoo
    Cancer Disparities Research Group, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway, EP 103, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
    Support Care Cancer 18:205-15. 2010
  4. pmc Older women, breast cancer, and social support
    Grace J Yoo
    San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Support Care Cancer 18:1521-30. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between physical factors, coping, and spirituality in cancer patients
    Ellen G Levine
    California Pacific Medical Center, Psychosocial Oncology, 2300 California Street, Suite 207, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 99:S133-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Spiritual correlates of functional well-being in women with breast cancer
    Ellen G Levine
    California Pacific Medical Center, 2300 California St, Suite 207, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 1:166-74. 2002
  7. doi request reprint A pilot study: evaluation of a psychosocial program for women with gynecological cancers
    Ellen G Levine
    Biobehavioral Research Center, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 25:75-98. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer and coping among women of color: a systematic review of the literature
    Grace J Yoo
    Asian American Studies Department, Cancer Disparities Research Group, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway, EP 103, San Francisco, CA, 94132, USA
    Support Care Cancer 22:811-24. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Change in post-traumatic stress symptoms following psychosocial treatment for breast cancer
    Ellen G Levine
    California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Psychooncology 14:618-35. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of a mind-body-spirit group for women with breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial
    Elizabeth F Targ
    Complementary Medicine Research Institute, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:238-48. 2002

Collaborators

  • Grace J Yoo
  • Regina A Lagman
  • Caryn Aviv
  • Cheryl Ewing
  • Alfred Au
  • Elizabeth F Targ
  • Holly R Lim
  • Rena Pasick
  • Kira A Donnell

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Ethnicity and spirituality in breast cancer survivors
    Ellen G Levine
    Biobehavioral Research Center, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Ave PP750, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:212-25. 2007
    ..Many women are incorporating spirituality as a way of coping with cancer. However, few studies have examined the role of spirituality in mood and quality of life among breast cancer survivors from different ethnic groups...
  2. pmc The benefits of prayer on mood and well-being of breast cancer survivors
    Ellen G Levine
    Public Research Institute, Biobehavioral Research Center, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Ave PP750, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
    Support Care Cancer 17:295-306. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to compare differences in use of prayer between breast cancer survivors from different ethnic groups and examine how use of prayer is related to mood and quality of life...
  3. pmc Emotion work: disclosing cancer
    Grace J Yoo
    Cancer Disparities Research Group, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway, EP 103, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
    Support Care Cancer 18:205-15. 2010
    ..This paper focuses on the emotion work involved in self-disclosing a breast cancer diagnosis in a racially or ethnically diverse population...
  4. pmc Older women, breast cancer, and social support
    Grace J Yoo
    San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Support Care Cancer 18:1521-30. 2010
    ..This paper describes a qualitative study of the impact of a breast cancer diagnosis on older women from racially/ethnically diverse populations and their subsequent need for social support...
  5. ncbi request reprint The relationship between physical factors, coping, and spirituality in cancer patients
    Ellen G Levine
    California Pacific Medical Center, Psychosocial Oncology, 2300 California Street, Suite 207, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 99:S133-4. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Spiritual correlates of functional well-being in women with breast cancer
    Ellen G Levine
    California Pacific Medical Center, 2300 California St, Suite 207, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 1:166-74. 2002
    ..Asking patients about the role of spirituality in their lives may be a useful marker to predict patient's ability to cope with stress in their lives and of their quality of life...
  7. doi request reprint A pilot study: evaluation of a psychosocial program for women with gynecological cancers
    Ellen G Levine
    Biobehavioral Research Center, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 25:75-98. 2007
    ..Having a nurse practitioner who could talk about treatment side effects, menopause, body image, sexuality, etc., was helpful to at least half of the women. Psychological distress decreased over time, as did quality of life...
  8. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer and coping among women of color: a systematic review of the literature
    Grace J Yoo
    Asian American Studies Department, Cancer Disparities Research Group, San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway, EP 103, San Francisco, CA, 94132, USA
    Support Care Cancer 22:811-24. 2014
    ..In the course of this systematic literature review, we elucidate what is known about coping with breast cancer among racial/ethnic minority women and identify priorities for future research. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Change in post-traumatic stress symptoms following psychosocial treatment for breast cancer
    Ellen G Levine
    California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Psychooncology 14:618-35. 2005
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  10. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of a mind-body-spirit group for women with breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial
    Elizabeth F Targ
    Complementary Medicine Research Institute, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:238-48. 2002
    ..39, P=0.001). No baseline factors predicted better outcomes in the Standard group. In summary, the study found equivalence on most psychosocial outcomes between the two interventions...
  11. doi request reprint "Leaving it to God" religion and spirituality among Filipina immigrant breast cancer survivors
    Regina A Lagman
    Cancer Disparities Research Group, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Relig Health 53:449-60. 2014
    ..These findings can help clinicians and researchers understand the role of spirituality and religion in providing comfort and support for Filipina immigrant breast cancer patient as they face the stress of diagnosis and treatment...