Vida Tyc

Summary

Affiliation: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Smoking restrictions in the homes of children with cancer
    Vida L Tyc
    Department of Psychology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:440-8. 2013
  2. pmc Intervention to reduce secondhand smoke exposure among children with cancer: a controlled trial
    Vida L Tyc
    Department of Psychology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1104-11. 2013
  3. pmc Disseminating a smoking cessation intervention to childhood and young adult cancer survivors: baseline characteristics and study design of the partnership for health-2 study
    Janet S de Moor
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, The Ohio State University College of Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:165. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of intentions to use tobacco among adolescent survivors of cancer
    V L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphi, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 26:117-21. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Strategies for tobacco control among youngsters with cancer
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:1067-78. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Reducing secondhand smoke exposure among children and adolescents: emerging issues for intervening with medically at-risk youth
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:145-55. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Introduction to the special issue: tobacco control strategies for medically at-risk youth
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:113-8. 2008
  8. pmc Can parents of children with cancer accurately report their child's passive smoking exposure?
    Vida L Tyc
    Department of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place MS 740, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1289-95. 2009
  9. pmc A comparison of tobacco-related risk factors between preadolescents with and without cancer
    Vida L Tyc
    Department of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place MS 740, Memphis, TN, 38105 2794, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 3:251-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Smoking rates and the state of smoking interventions for children and adolescents with chronic illness
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e471-87. 2006

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Smoking restrictions in the homes of children with cancer
    Vida L Tyc
    Department of Psychology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:440-8. 2013
    ..To examine smoking restrictions in households of children with cancer and their effect on biological measures of children's secondhand smoke exposure (SHSe)...
  2. pmc Intervention to reduce secondhand smoke exposure among children with cancer: a controlled trial
    Vida L Tyc
    Department of Psychology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1104-11. 2013
    ..This randomized controlled trial tested the efficacy of parent-based behavioral counseling for reducing secondhand smoke exposure (SHSe) among children with cancer. It also examined predictors of smoking and SHSe outcomes...
  3. pmc Disseminating a smoking cessation intervention to childhood and young adult cancer survivors: baseline characteristics and study design of the partnership for health-2 study
    Janet S de Moor
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, The Ohio State University College of Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:165. 2011
    ..Partnership for Health-2 (PFH-2) is a web-based version of Partnership for Health, an evidence-based smoking cessation intervention for childhood cancer survivors. This paper describes the PFH-2 intervention and baseline data collection...
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of intentions to use tobacco among adolescent survivors of cancer
    V L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphi, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 26:117-21. 2001
    ..To examine the relationship between knowledge of tobacco-related health risks, perceptions of vulnerability to these health risks, and future intentions to use tobacco in a sample of adolescent survivors of cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Strategies for tobacco control among youngsters with cancer
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:1067-78. 2007
    ..To examine smoking rates, discuss risk factors for smoking onset, and summarize the success of smoking trials conducted to date with youngsters treated for cancer...
  6. doi request reprint Reducing secondhand smoke exposure among children and adolescents: emerging issues for intervening with medically at-risk youth
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:145-55. 2008
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  7. doi request reprint Introduction to the special issue: tobacco control strategies for medically at-risk youth
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:113-8. 2008
  8. pmc Can parents of children with cancer accurately report their child's passive smoking exposure?
    Vida L Tyc
    Department of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place MS 740, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1289-95. 2009
    ..It also determined whether parents/caretakers of young cancer patients can provide valid reports of their child's PSE during the child's treatment, by examining their association with urine cotinine measures...
  9. pmc A comparison of tobacco-related risk factors between preadolescents with and without cancer
    Vida L Tyc
    Department of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place MS 740, Memphis, TN, 38105 2794, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 3:251-9. 2009
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  10. ncbi request reprint Smoking rates and the state of smoking interventions for children and adolescents with chronic illness
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e471-87. 2006
    ..Finally, tobacco counseling strategies are suggested for clinicians who treat these youngsters in their practices...
  11. ncbi request reprint Predicting perceived vulnerability to tobacco-related health risks and future intentions to use tobacco among pediatric cancer survivors
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 N Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 62:198-204. 2006
    ..To examine predictors of perceived vulnerability to tobacco-related health risks and future intentions to use tobacco among pre-adolescents and adolescents previously treated for cancer...
  12. ncbi request reprint Parent-reported environmental tobacco smoke exposure among preadolescents and adolescents treated for cancer
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavior Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Psychooncology 13:537-46. 2004
    ..Level of ETS exposure did not differ based on the child's treatment status. Interventions that teach parents to protect their youngster from ETS exposure have potential for reducing adverse health outcomes in this vulnerable population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prediction of health behaviors in pediatric cancer survivors
    V L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Med Pediatr Oncol 37:42-6. 2001
    ..We specifically examined sociodemographic and health perception variables as predictors of health-protective behaviors in pediatric cancer survivors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Intervention to reduce intentions to use tobacco among pediatric cancer survivors
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, The Department of Biostatistics, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:1366-72. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint A comparison of tobacco-related risk factors between adolescents with and without cancer
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 332 North Lauderdale, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 30:359-70. 2005
    ..To compare adolescents with and without cancer on current smoking status, intentions to smoke, and tobacco-related risk factors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Smoking among parents of pediatric cancer patients and children's exposure to environmental tobacco smoke
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Child Health Care 8:288-300. 2004
    ..Clinician-delivered interventions to reduce environmental smoke exposure are clearly warranted...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of smoking intentions and smoking status among nonsmoking and smoking adolescents
    Vida L Tyc
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1143-7. 2004
    ..To examine predictors of smoking intentions among current adolescent nonsmokers and smokers as well as risk factors associated with smoking status...
  18. pmc Establishing the predictive validity of intentions to smoke among preadolescents and adolescents surviving cancer
    James L Klosky
    Departments of Behavioral Medicine and Oncology, St Jude Children sResearch Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:431-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the predictive validity of adolescent self-reported smoking intentions for later smoking among childhood cancer survivors...
  19. pmc Predictors of non-participation in a randomized intervention trial to reduce environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure in pediatric cancer patients
    James L Klosky
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 52:644-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of the current investigation was to identify predictors of non-participation in a randomized intervention trial to reduce ETS exposure among pediatric cancer patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Retention of survivors of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a longitudinal study of bone mineral density
    Deborah B Crom
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Child Health Care 10:337-50. 2006
    ..Nurses need to be aware of the reasons that participants withdraw from clinical trials, as they are in a strategic position to encourage patients to participate in health promotion studies...
  21. ncbi request reprint Brief report: Evaluation of an interactive intervention designed to reduce pediatric distress during radiation therapy procedures
    James L Klosky
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:621-6. 2004
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  22. ncbi request reprint Emerging issues in smoking among adolescent and adult cancer survivors: a comprehensive review
    James L Klosky
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, and Department of Peidatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Cancer 110:2408-19. 2007
    ..Furthermore, efficacious cessation strategies have recently emerged from the smoking literature in healthy populations, and their application to oncology populations is discussed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Predicting pediatric distress during radiation therapy procedures: the role of medical, psychosocial, and demographic factors
    James L Klosky
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 2794, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1159-66. 2007
    ..The purpose of this work was to identify demographic, medical, and psychosocial variables that predict radiation therapy-related distress among pediatric patients with cancer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Creating the basis for a breast health program for female survivors of Hodgkin disease using a participatory research approach
    Deborah B Crom
    Department of Hematology Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 32:1131-41. 2005
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  25. pmc Attentional and executive dysfunction as predictors of smoking within the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study cohort
    Lisa S Kahalley
    Department of Behavioral Medicine, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:344-54. 2010
    ..The present study explores whether the attentional and executive functioning (EF) deficits associated with cancer and treatment place survivors of childhood cancer at increased risk for smoking...
  26. ncbi request reprint Testing the revised stress-response sequence model in pediatric oncology nurses
    Pamela S Hinds
    Division of Patient Care Services, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 20:213-32. 2003
    ..These outcomes suggest that the revised SRS model does not adequately predict role consequences in pediatric oncology nurses. A new model is proposed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive consequences of risk-adapted therapy for childhood medulloblastoma
    Raymond K Mulhern
    Division of Behavioral Medicine, Department of Biostatistics, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105 2794, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:5511-9. 2005
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  28. ncbi request reprint Opportunities and challenges in the prevention and control of cancer and other chronic diseases: children's diet and nutrition and weight and physical activity
    Kenneth P Tercyak
    Department of Oncology and Pediatrics and Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia 20007 2401, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:750-63. 2006
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Research Grants6

  1. Reduction of ETS Exposure in Pediatric Cancer Patients
    Vida Tyc; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Our planned clinical trial may verify the effectiveness of an important clinical service for this vulnerable population that can be adapted for other pediatric oncology settings. ..
  2. Reduction of ETS Exposure in Pediatric Cancer Patients
    Vida Tyc; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Our planned clinical trial may verify the effectiveness of an important clinical service for this vulnerable population that can be adapted for other pediatric oncology settings. ..
  3. Reduction of ETS Exposure in Pediatric Cancer Patients
    Vida Tyc; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our planned clinical trial may verify the effectiveness of an important clinical service for this vulnerable population that can be adapted for other pediatric oncology settings. ..
  4. Reduction of ETS Exposure in Pediatric Cancer Patients
    Vida Tyc; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our planned clinical trial may verify the effectiveness of an important clinical service for this vulnerable population that can be adapted for other pediatric oncology settings. ..
  5. Tobacco Control Strategies for Medically At-Risk Youth
    Vida Tyc; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Working Group manuscripts that correspond to each objective will be published as a supplement to the journal, Pediatrics. ..
  6. Reduction of ETS Exposure in Pediatric Cancer Patients
    Vida Tyc; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our planned clinical trial may verify the effectiveness of an important clinical service for this vulnerable population that can be adapted for other pediatric oncology settings. ..