J M Armer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Missouri
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Post-breast cancer lymphedema: incidence increases from 12 to 30 to 60 months
    J M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Lymphology 43:118-27. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of four diagnostic criteria for lymphedema in a post-breast cancer population
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, DC 116 05, EFCC 408, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Lymphat Res Biol 3:208-17. 2005
  3. 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
  4. ncbi request reprint The problem of post-breast cancer lymphedema: impact and measurement issues
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing and Nursing Research, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Cancer Invest 23:76-83. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Lymphedema following breast cancer treatment, including sentinel lymph node biopsy
    J Armer
    MU Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Lymphology 37:73-91. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Application of the Concerns-Based Adoption Model to the installation of telemedicine in a rural Missouri nursing home
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 20:42-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting breast cancer-related lymphedema using self-reported symptoms
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    Nurs Res 52:370-9. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use among women with breast cancer: a systematic review
    Ausanee Wanchai
    Boromarajonani College of Nursing, Buddhachinaraj, Phitsanuloke, Thailand
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 14:E45-55. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Breast cancer survivors' perspectives of care practices in Western and alternative medicine
    Ausanee Wanchai
    Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:494-500. 2010
  10. pmc Problem-solving style and adaptation in breast cancer survivors: a prospective analysis
    P Paul Heppner
    Department of Educational, School and Counseling Psychology, University of Missouri, 16 Hill Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 3:128-36. 2009

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Post-breast cancer lymphedema: incidence increases from 12 to 30 to 60 months
    J M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Lymphology 43:118-27. 2010
    ..Furthermore, the variety of criteria used to identify LE, along with the absence of baseline (pre-treatment) measurements, likely contribute to the wide range of LE incidence rates reported in the literature...
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of four diagnostic criteria for lymphedema in a post-breast cancer population
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, DC 116 05, EFCC 408, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Lymphat Res Biol 3:208-17. 2005
    ..Breast cancer survivors are at life-time risk of developing lymphedema (LE). The goal of this research was to describe LE incidence over time among women treated for breast cancer...
  3. 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint The problem of post-breast cancer lymphedema: impact and measurement issues
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing and Nursing Research, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Cancer Invest 23:76-83. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint Lymphedema following breast cancer treatment, including sentinel lymph node biopsy
    J Armer
    MU Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    Lymphology 37:73-91. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Application of the Concerns-Based Adoption Model to the installation of telemedicine in a rural Missouri nursing home
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Nurses Staff Dev 20:42-9. 2004
    ..Findings from this study provided feedback for the implementation and training phases of the project. Most importantly, findings support the appropriateness of this educational model to the healthcare setting...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predicting breast cancer-related lymphedema using self-reported symptoms
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    Nurs Res 52:370-9. 2003
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Complementary and alternative medicine use among women with breast cancer: a systematic review
    Ausanee Wanchai
    Boromarajonani College of Nursing, Buddhachinaraj, Phitsanuloke, Thailand
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 14:E45-55. 2010
    ..Oncology nurses should learn more about CAM use among women with breast cancer. Open communication about CAM use helps ensure that safe and holistic care is provided. Additional research in this particular area is needed...
  9. doi request reprint Breast cancer survivors' perspectives of care practices in Western and alternative medicine
    Ausanee Wanchai
    Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:494-500. 2010
    ..To explore perspectives of breast cancer survivors about their care with Western medicine and alternative medicine...
  10. pmc Problem-solving style and adaptation in breast cancer survivors: a prospective analysis
    P Paul Heppner
    Department of Educational, School and Counseling Psychology, University of Missouri, 16 Hill Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 3:128-36. 2009
    ..This study examined the role of problem-solving style as a predictor of emotional distress, adjustment to breast cancer, and physical function immediately post-surgery and 12 months later...
  11. ncbi request reprint Post-breast cancer lymphedema in aging women: self-management and implications for nursing
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 31:29-39. 2005
    ..Guidelines for LE prevention and management are presented, with application to the special needs of the older breast cancer survivor. Nursing implications are discussed, with recommendations for future study...
  12. ncbi request reprint A case study of the use of telemedicine by advanced practice nurses in rural Missouri
    Jane M Armer
    Sinclair School of Nursing, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 34:226-33. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of newly implemented telemedicine systems on rural practice and patient care in the Missouri Telemedicine Network...
  13. ncbi request reprint Measuring the psychological impact of mindfulness meditation on health among patients with cancer: a literature review
    Yaowarat Matchim
    Prince of Songkla University, Songkla, Thailand
    Oncol Nurs Forum 34:1059-66. 2007
    ..To describe the construct of mindfulness meditation and systematically review instruments measuring the psychological impact of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) on health among patients with cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Post-breast cancer lymphedema: understanding women's knowledge of their condition
    M Elise Radina
    University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 31:97-104. 2004
    ..To investigate chronic condition representations and treatment choices among women with post-breast cancer lymphedema (LE) to understand their receipt and use of accurate medical information...

Research Grants10

  1. Long-Term Breast Cancer Treatment Effects: Limb Volume Changes
    Jane Armer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Without further funding, after April 30, 2006, this opportunity for long-term follow-up will be lost. ..
  2. Prospective Nursing Study of Breast Cancer Lymphedema
    Jane Armer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results identifying more complex relationships between the physiological and psychosocial variables will guide development and testing of nursing interventions to prevent, detect, and manage post-breast cancer treatment lymphedema. ..
  3. Long-Term Breast Cancer Treatment Effects: Limb Volume Changes
    Jane M Armer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Without further funding, after April 30, 2006, this opportunity for long-term follow-up will be lost. ..