Paul B Jacobsen

Summary

Affiliation: University of South Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of posttraumatic stress disorder symptomatology following bone marrow transplantation for cancer
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida and Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa 33620, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:235-40. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Implementation of NCCN distress management guidelines by member institutions
    Paul B Jacobsen
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute at the University of South Florida, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 5:99-103. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for psychologic distress in ambulatory cancer patients
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 103:1494-502. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Lost in translation: the need for clinically relevant research on psychological interventions for distress in cancer patients
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and University of South Florida, Tampa 33602, USA
    Ann Behav Med 32:119-20. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing fatigue and depression in patients with cancer
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Semin Clin Neuropsychiatry 8:229-40. 2003
  6. pmc Relationship of catastrophizing to fatigue among women receiving treatment for breast cancer
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:355-61. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing quality of life in research and clinical practice
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 16:133-9. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and costs of two forms of stress management training for cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
    Paul B Jacobsen
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute and University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:2851-62. 2002
  9. pmc Utility of a cognitive-behavioral model to predict fatigue following breast cancer treatment
    Kristine A Donovan
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Health Psychol 26:464-72. 2007
  10. pmc Factors associated with breast cancer worry 3 years after completion of adjuvant treatment
    Kristin M Phillips
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Psychooncology 22:936-9. 2013

Research Grants

  1. Moffitt Aging and Cancer Program Development
    Paul Jacobsen; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Behavioral Oncology Education and Career Development
    Paul Jacobsen; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications108 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of posttraumatic stress disorder symptomatology following bone marrow transplantation for cancer
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida and Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa 33620, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:235-40. 2002
    ..These findings identify patients at risk for psychological disturbance posttransplant and can serve to guide future intervention efforts...
  2. ncbi request reprint Implementation of NCCN distress management guidelines by member institutions
    Paul B Jacobsen
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute at the University of South Florida, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 5:99-103. 2007
    ..Findings suggest that most institutions consider screening patients' mental health concerns important and worthwhile, but that greater implementation of guideline recommendations is needed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for psychologic distress in ambulatory cancer patients
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 103:1494-502. 2005
    ..For this study, the authors sought to determine whether the single-item Distress Thermometer (DT) compared favorably with longer measures currently used to screen for distress...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lost in translation: the need for clinically relevant research on psychological interventions for distress in cancer patients
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and University of South Florida, Tampa 33602, USA
    Ann Behav Med 32:119-20. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing fatigue and depression in patients with cancer
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Semin Clin Neuropsychiatry 8:229-40. 2003
    ....
  6. pmc Relationship of catastrophizing to fatigue among women receiving treatment for breast cancer
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:355-61. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing quality of life in research and clinical practice
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 16:133-9. 2002
    ..Although several barriers exist to routine assessment of quality of life in clinical practice, several strategies can be used to successfully overcome these barriers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and costs of two forms of stress management training for cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
    Paul B Jacobsen
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute and University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:2851-62. 2002
    ....
  9. pmc Utility of a cognitive-behavioral model to predict fatigue following breast cancer treatment
    Kristine A Donovan
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Health Psychol 26:464-72. 2007
    ..Findings suggest considerable heterogeneity in the experience of fatigue following treatment and support the utility of a cognitive-behavioral model in predicting the course of posttreatment fatigue...
  10. pmc Factors associated with breast cancer worry 3 years after completion of adjuvant treatment
    Kristin M Phillips
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Psychooncology 22:936-9. 2013
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Physician referral for fertility preservation in oncology patients: a national study of practice behaviors
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5952-7. 2009
    ..This study examined the referral practices of oncologists in the United States...
  12. doi request reprint Effects of self-directed stress management training and home-based exercise on quality of life in cancer patients receiving chemotherapy: a randomized controlled trial
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Division of Population Science, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1229-35. 2013
    ..The present study extends this work by evaluating separate and combined effects of stress management training and home-based exercise...
  13. ncbi request reprint Changes in cognitive functioning in the year after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Sheri R Jacobs
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 110:1560-7. 2007
    ..The current study examined changes in multiple domains of cognitive functioning of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) candidates tested pretransplantation, 6 months posttransplantation, and 12 months posttransplantation...
  14. pmc Meta-analysis of cognitive functioning in breast cancer survivors previously treated with standard-dose chemotherapy
    Heather S L Jim
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, MRC PSY, 12902 Magnolia Dr, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:3578-87. 2012
    ..The goal of the current study was to conduct a meta-analysis of cognitive functioning in breast cancer survivors who were treated with chemotherapy ‚Č• 6 months previously...
  15. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) for survivors of breast cancer
    Cecile A Lengacher
    University of South Florida College of Nursing, Tampa, FL 33612 447, USA
    Psychooncology 18:1261-72. 2009
    ..Effective interventions are needed during this difficult transitional period...
  16. pmc Predictors of smoking relapse in patients with thoracic cancer or head and neck cancer
    Vani Nath Simmons
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Cancer 119:1420-7. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate smoking-related, affective, cognitive, and physical variables as predictors of smoking after surgical treatment among patients with lung cancer and head and neck cancer...
  17. ncbi request reprint A pilot study evaluating the effect of mindfulness-based stress reduction on psychological status, physical status, salivary cortisol, and interleukin-6 among advanced-stage cancer patients and their caregivers
    Cecile A Lengacher
    University of South Florida, College of Nursing, Tampa, FL 33612 4476, USA
    J Holist Nurs 30:170-85. 2012
    ..To investigate whether a mindfulness-based stress reduction program for cancer (MBSR-C) improved psychological and physical symptoms, quality of life (QOL), and stress markers among advanced-stage cancer patients and caregivers...
  18. doi request reprint Evaluating the quality of psychosocial care in outpatient medical oncology settings using performance indicators
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Psychooncology 20:1221-7. 2011
    ..The present report describes the first large-scale use of these indicators to evaluate psychosocial care in outpatient medical oncology settings...
  19. pmc Cognitive functioning in breast cancer survivors: a controlled comparison
    Heather S L Jim
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Cancer 115:1776-83. 2009
    ..The current study was performed to determine whether neuropsychologic functioning differs in breast cancer survivors 6 months after the completion of adjuvant treatment compared with women without cancer...
  20. doi request reprint Relationship of stress management skill to psychological distress and quality of life in adults with cancer
    Leigh Anne Faul
    Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Psychooncology 19:102-9. 2010
    ..Although skill in stress management is often the target of intervention efforts, its relationship to distress and quality of life in patients about to begin cancer treatment has not been examined...
  21. doi request reprint Feasibility of a mindfulness-based stress reduction program for early-stage breast cancer survivors
    Cecile A Lengacher
    University of South Florida, College of Nursing, MDC 22, 12901 Bruce B Downs Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33612 4476, USA
    J Holist Nurs 29:107-17. 2011
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  22. pmc Evaluating the quality of colorectal cancer care in the state of Florida: results from the Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care
    Erin M Siegel
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Oncol Pract 8:239-45. 2012
    ..This study assessed adherence to validated quality indicators in colorectal cancer (CRC) and the variability in adherence by practice site, volume, and patient age...
  23. pmc Cognitive functioning after cancer treatment: a 3-year longitudinal comparison of breast cancer survivors treated with chemotherapy or radiation and noncancer controls
    Kristin M Phillips
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 118:1925-32. 2012
    ..Changes in cognitive functioning over time were compared in breast cancer survivors treated with chemotherapy plus radiotherapy, breast cancer survivors treated with radiotherapy only, and women with no history of cancer...
  24. pmc Exploring the differential experience of breast cancer treatment-related symptoms: a cluster analytic approach
    Clement K Gwede
    Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and University of South Florida, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    Support Care Cancer 16:925-33. 2008
    ....
  25. pmc Clinical predictors of cognitive function in adults treated with hematopoietic cell transplantation
    Heather S L Jim
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 118:3407-16. 2012
    ..To date, little research has investigated the cumulative effects of clinical risk factors on cognitive function in patients who undergo HCT...
  26. ncbi request reprint Treatment decision-making strategies and influences in patients with localized prostate carcinoma
    Clement K Gwede
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 104:1381-90. 2005
    ..The authors reported initial results for treatment decision-making strategies among men receiving definitive treatment for localized prostate carcinoma...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of a self-administered stress management and exercise intervention during chemotherapy for cancer
    Rick W Wilson
    School of Physical Therapy, University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612 4766, USA
    Support Care Cancer 14:928-35. 2006
    ..This pilot project explored the feasibility, safety, and effectiveness of a self-administered exercise and stress management intervention for cancer patients receiving chemotherapy...
  28. pmc Do coping and social support predict depression and anxiety in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation?
    Kristen J Wells
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 27:297-315. 2009
    ..Patients who use acceptance/resignation coping and report low levels of two types of social support prior to HSCT may require additional intervention before HSCT, as they are at higher risk for depression and anxiety...
  29. doi request reprint Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care: Improvements on Colorectal Cancer Quality of Care Indicators during a 3-Year Interval
    Erin M Siegel
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 218:16-25.e4. 2014
    ..The current report focuses on evaluating the direction and magnitude of change in adherence to QCIs for colorectal cancer patients between the 2 assessments...
  30. pmc Cognitive and psychological impact of BRCA genetic counseling in before and after definitive surgery breast cancer patients
    Juliette Christie
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Population Science, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4003-11. 2012
    ..To examine changes in cancer-related knowledge, distress, and decisional conflict from pre- to post-genetic counseling (GC) in before (BDS) and after (ADS) definitive surgery breast cancer (BC) patients...
  31. doi request reprint Lymphocyte recovery after breast cancer treatment and mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) therapy
    Cecile A Lengacher
    College of Nursing, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 15:37-47. 2013
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Understanding the psychosocial issues of African American couples surviving prostate cancer
    Brian M Rivers
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:546-58. 2012
    ..This study delineated unmet needs and areas for future in-depth investigations into psychosocial issues. The differing perspectives between patients and their spouses highlight the need for couple-centered interventions...
  33. doi request reprint Characteristics and correlates of sleep disturbances in cancer patients
    Kristin M Phillips
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Magnolia Drive, MRC PSY, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Support Care Cancer 20:357-65. 2012
    ....
  34. pmc Fatigue, depression, sleep, and activity during chemotherapy: daily and intraday variation and relationships among symptom changes
    Heather S L Jim
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Ann Behav Med 42:321-33. 2011
    ..Previous research suggests that cancer patients frequently experience multiple symptoms during chemotherapy; however, relationships among symptom changes are largely unknown...
  35. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Distress Thermometer with bone marrow transplant patients
    Sean Ransom
    University of South Florida, USA
    Psychooncology 15:604-12. 2006
    ..The optimal DT cutoff score of 4 found here was identical to that found in another study using different criteria. This cutoff score also identified patients with problems likely to reflect psychological distress...
  36. ncbi request reprint Physical symptoms/side effects during breast cancer treatment predict posttreatment distress
    Heather S Jim
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:200-8. 2007
    ..Studies suggest that the period following completion of treatment can be distressing for cancer patients. One potentially important predictor of distress is physical symptoms/side effects during treatment...
  37. pmc Assessment of elementary school students' sun protection behaviors
    Seft Hunter
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 27:182-8. 2010
    ..Studies suggest that excessive sun exposure in childhood contributes to the development of skin cancer later in life...
  38. pmc Cognitive functioning after adjuvant chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy for early-stage breast carcinoma
    Kristine A Donovan
    Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 104:2499-507. 2005
    ..The present study was conducted to examine whether there are differences in cognitive performance and cognitive complaints between women treated with and without chemotherapy for TNM Stage 0 to II breast carcinoma...
  39. doi request reprint Effects of self-directed stress management training and home-based exercise on stress management skills in cancer patients receiving chemotherapy
    Kristin M Phillips
    Division of Population Science, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC PSY, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Stress Health 28:368-75. 2012
    ..05). This study provides support for including an exercise component in SM interventions for cancer patients receiving chemotherapy (clinicaltrials.gov identifier: NCT00740038)...
  40. doi request reprint Effects of a brief multimedia psychoeducational intervention on the attitudes and interest of patients with cancer regarding clinical trial participation: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Moffitt Cancer Centerand University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:2516-21. 2012
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Development of a cancer clinical trials multi-media intervention: clinical trials: are they right for you?
    Kristen J Wells
    University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa FL 33612, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 88:232-40. 2012
    ..To describe processes used to develop a multi-media psycho-educational intervention to prepare patients for a discussion about cancer clinical trials (CTs)...
  42. doi request reprint Cancer patients' fears related to clinical trial participation: a qualitative study
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:257-62. 2012
    ..In conclusion, providers might consider addressing the role of fear in patients' considering participating in a clinical trial...
  43. doi request reprint Relationship of threat appraisal with coping appraisal to fear of cancer recurrence in breast cancer survivors
    Heather L McGinty
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, FL 33620, USA
    Psychooncology 21:203-10. 2012
    ..It was hypothesized that greater FOR would be related to a combination of high threat appraisal and low coping appraisal...
  44. doi request reprint Relationship of body image to breast and skin self-examination intentions and behaviors
    Sari R Chait
    University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Body Image 6:60-3. 2009
    ..Future research should further examine this relationship utilizing longitudinal designs and more diverse populations...
  45. pmc Identifying clinically meaningful fatigue with the Fatigue Symptom Inventory
    Kristine A Donovan
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:480-7. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that the Fatigue Symptom Inventory can be used to discriminate effectively between individuals with and without clinically meaningful fatigue...
  46. ncbi request reprint Self-administered stress management training in patients undergoing radiotherapy
    Mindy M Krischer
    Department of Pediatrics, University of South Florida and the Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:4657-62. 2007
    ..The primary objective of this study was to determine if a stress management intervention was effective in improving quality of life and decreasing psychological distress in patients undergoing radiotherapy for cancer...
  47. doi request reprint Relationship between hot flashes and distress in men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer
    Erin Winters Ulloa
    University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Psychooncology 18:598-605. 2009
    ..The current study sought to examine the relationship between hot flashes and cancer-related distress during the first three months of ADT...
  48. pmc Course of fatigue in women receiving chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy for early stage breast cancer
    Kristine A Donovan
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:373-80. 2004
    ....
  49. pmc Long-term results from a randomized controlled trial to increase cancer screening among attendees of community health centers
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:109-14. 2005
    ....
  50. pmc Lagged relationships among sleep disturbance, fatigue, and depressed mood during chemotherapy
    Heather S L Jim
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Health Psychol 32:768-74. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to examine lagged changes among daily symptoms during platinum-based chemotherapy...
  51. pmc Genetic predictors of fatigue in prostate cancer patients treated with androgen deprivation therapy: preliminary findings
    Heather S L Jim
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:1030-6. 2012
    ....
  52. pmc History of major depressive disorder prospectively predicts worse quality of life in women with breast cancer
    Heather S L Jim
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, 33612 FL, USA
    Ann Behav Med 43:402-8. 2012
    ..Data are scarce about whether past history of major depressive disorder in the absence of current depression places breast cancer patients at risk for worse quality of life...
  53. doi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase genotype modulates cancer treatment-related cognitive deficits in breast cancer survivors
    Brent J Small
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33647, USA
    Cancer 117:1369-76. 2011
    ..The current study examined modification of this risk by catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) genotype based on evidence in adult populations that the presence of a Val allele is associated with poorer cognitive performance...
  54. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress and posttraumatic growth in cancer survivorship: a review
    Heather S L Jim
    Health Outcomes and Behaviors, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer J 14:414-9. 2008
    ..Predictors, temporal course, and interventions to reduce traumatic stress and enhance growth are described. The review concludes with recommendations for addressing posttraumatic stress and posttraumatic growth in the clinical setting...
  55. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evaluation of a clinical syndrome approach to assessing cancer-related fatigue
    Ian J Sadler
    Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 23:406-16. 2002
    ....
  56. pmc Fatigue after treatment for early stage breast cancer: a controlled comparison
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 110:1851-9. 2007
    ..The present study sought to determine whether fatigue was greater in women who had completed treatment for early-stage breast cancer relative to a demographically matched comparison group of women with no cancer history...
  57. ncbi request reprint Initial evaluation of quality indicators for psychosocial care of adults with cancer
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, the H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 16:328-34. 2009
    ..The American Psychosocial Oncology Society has developed the first indicators of the quality of psychosocial care for cancer patients. This report describes the initial evaluation of these indicators...
  58. ncbi request reprint Relationship of hemoglobin levels to fatigue and cognitive functioning among cancer patients receiving chemotherapy
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:7-18. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that, in addition to previously reported relationships with fatigue, declines in hemoglobin levels during chemotherapy treatment are associated with adverse changes in cognitive functioning...
  59. ncbi request reprint Factors predicting prostate specific antigen testing among first-degree relatives of prostate cancer patients
    Susan Thomas Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MOD3, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:753-8. 2004
    ....
  60. doi request reprint A systematic review of research using the diagnostic criteria for cancer-related fatigue
    Kristine A Donovan
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Psychooncology 22:737-44. 2013
    ..Although the criteria have been widely cited, to date, there has been no systematic review of research using the criteria that might inform their continued use or revision...
  61. doi request reprint Cognitive impairment in men treated with luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone agonists for prostate cancer: a controlled comparison
    Heather S L Jim
    Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive MRC PSY, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Support Care Cancer 18:21-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of the current study was to compare rates of clinically significant cognitive impairment in men treated with LHRH agonists to a matched sample of healthy men without cancer...
  62. ncbi request reprint Relationship of problem-focused coping strategies to changes in quality of life following treatment for early stage breast cancer
    Sean Ransom
    Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 30:243-53. 2005
    ..Results suggest that focusing on symptoms is a maladaptive approach to illness, but that information seeking may yield benefits to physical recovery...
  63. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing participation in cutaneous screening among individuals with a family history of melanoma
    Lora M Azzarello
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and the University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612 9416, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:398-406. 2007
    ..Targeting higher risk individuals, such as melanoma patients' first-degree relatives, may be more efficient than mass skin cancer screening...
  64. ncbi request reprint Predictors of posttraumatic growth following bone marrow transplantation for cancer
    Michelle R Widows
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Health Psychol 24:266-73. 2005
    ..Findings partially support J. A. Schaefer and R. H. Moos's (1992) model of life crises and personal growth and also suggest that temporal self-comparisons contribute to the experience of posttraumatic growth...
  65. doi request reprint Consideration of quality of life in cancer survivorship research
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2035-41. 2011
    ..In addition, several priorities for future research are identified that involve how quality of life is measured, in whom it is measured, and what uses are made of quality of life data in the clinical care of cancer survivors...
  66. ncbi request reprint The Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care: a regional project to measure and improve cancer care
    Mokenge P Malafa
    Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 16:318-27. 2009
    ..The ultimate goal of the FIQCC is to improve cancer care throughout the state. This report provides an overview of the development and implementation of the FIQCC...
  67. doi request reprint The Fatigue Symptom Inventory: a systematic review of its psychometric properties
    Kristine A Donovan
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC PSY, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Support Care Cancer 19:169-85. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to review and characterize the use of the 14-item Fatigue Symptom Inventory (FSI) in published studies and to evaluate the available evidence for its psychometric properties...
  68. pmc Systematic review and meta-analysis of psychological and activity-based interventions for cancer-related fatigue
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and University of South Florida, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa FL 33612, USA
    Health Psychol 26:660-7. 2007
    ..Fatigue is among the most common and distressing symptoms experienced by cancer patients...
  69. doi request reprint Psychosocial interventions for anxiety and depression in adult cancer patients: achievements and challenges
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 58:214-30. 2008
    ..The review concludes with a discussion of future directions for the continued development of an evidence-based approach to the psychosocial care of people with cancer...
  70. pmc Associations between pain and current smoking status among cancer patients
    Joseph W Ditre
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, TX, USA
    Pain 152:60-5. 2011
    ..01. These data suggest that continued smoking despite a cancer diagnosis is associated with greater pain severity and interference from pain; however, future research is warranted to determine the directionality of this relationship...
  71. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of quality of life associated with standard chemotherapy regimens for advanced non-small cell lung cancer
    Tawee Tanvetyanon
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Thorac Oncol 2:1091-7. 2007
    ..We evaluated available literatures to summarize the state of current knowledge and provide suggestions for future studies...
  72. doi request reprint Appearance motives to tan and not tan: evidence for validity and reliability of a new scale
    Guy Cafri
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33630, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:209-20. 2008
    ..Risk for skin cancer is increased by UV exposure and decreased by sun protection. Appearance reasons to tan and not tan have consistently been shown to be related to intentions and behaviors to UV exposure and protection...
  73. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and correlates of fatigue in older cancer patients
    Daniela Respini
    Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program, and Senior Adult Oncology Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute and University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 47:273-9. 2003
    ..to assess the prevalence and correlates of fatigue in cancer patients aged 60 and older during outpatient treatment with chemotherapy or pamidronate...
  74. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the functional assessment of cancer therapy cognitive scale with hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients
    Sheri R Jacobs
    University of South Florida and H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:13-23. 2007
    ..However, the FACT-Cog assesses broader aspects of cognitive complaints, thereby providing greater information about the types of cognitive complaints patients are experiencing...
  75. doi request reprint Frozen hope: fertility preservation for women with cancer
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Moffitt Cancer Center USF Health Outcomes, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 55:175-80. 2010
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  76. ncbi request reprint Fatigue, depression, and insomnia: evidence for a symptom cluster in cancer
    Kristine A Donovan
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 23:127-35. 2007
    ..To review the evidence for considering fatigue, depression, and insomnia as a symptom cluster in cancer...
  77. ncbi request reprint Fatigue in the radiation therapy patient: current management and investigations
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Psychology Department, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Semin Radiat Oncol 13:372-80. 2003
    ..Additional research is needed to evaluate the effectiveness of these therapies as well as other intervention strategies, such as the use of antidepressant and psychostimulant medications...
  78. doi request reprint Promoting evidence-based psychosocial care for cancer patients
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Psychooncology 18:6-13. 2009
    ..The use of evidence to promote changes in clinical practice represents one of the major ways in which the field of psycho-oncology can fully realize its potential to positively affect the lives of people with cancer...
  79. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and behavioral impact of genetic counseling and testing
    Susan Thomas Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Breast Dis 27:97-108. 2006
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint A pilot trial of paroxetine for the treatment of hot flashes and associated symptoms in women with breast cancer
    Michael A Weitzner
    Psychosocial and Palliative Care Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612 9497, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 23:337-45. 2002
    ..Further controlled studies are needed to more fully evaluate the efficacy of the SSRIs for hot flashes in women with breast cancer...
  81. doi request reprint Familial and perceived risk of breast cancer in relation to use of complementary medicine
    Cynthia D Myers
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC PSY, Tampa, FL 33617, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1527-34. 2008
    ..To examine the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) by women with varying levels of familial and perceived risk of breast cancer with the goal of preventing breast cancer...
  82. pmc Patient-provider communication and perspectives on smoking cessation and relapse in the oncology setting
    Vani Nath Simmons
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Tampa, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 77:398-403. 2009
    ..To fill a gap in research by examining cancer patient-provider communication regarding tobacco use and patients' perspectives regarding their experiences with smoking cessation and relapse...
  83. ncbi request reprint Sexual health in women treated for cervical cancer: characteristics and correlates
    Kristine A Donovan
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 104:428-34. 2007
    ..The present study examined whether differences in sexual health between cervical cancer survivors and women with no history of cervical cancer could be explained by selected demographic, clinical, and psychosocial and physical factors...
  84. ncbi request reprint Immune responses to guided imagery during breast cancer treatment
    Cecile A Lengacher
    University of South Florida College of Nursing, Tampa, FL 33612 4766, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 9:205-14. 2008
    ..The use of relaxation and guided imagery to reduce stress and improve immune function has great potential benefits for patients with breast cancer...
  85. ncbi request reprint Relation of family history of prostate cancer to perceived vulnerability and screening behavior
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Moffitt Cancer Center and University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Psychooncology 13:80-5. 2004
    ..Findings confirm the increased likelihood of men with a positive family history to undergo prostate cancer screening and suggest that heightened concerns about developing the disease are an important motivating factor...
  86. doi request reprint Investigating the role of appearance-based factors in predicting sunbathing and tanning salon use
    Guy Cafri Joel Hillhouse
    Department of Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, University of California San Diego, 3020 Children s Way MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123 4282, USA
    J Behav Med 32:532-44. 2009
    ..The implications of these findings are considered...
  87. pmc A randomized controlled trial to increase cancer screening among attendees of community health centers
    Richard G Roetzheim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla 33612, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:294-300. 2004
    ..We assessed the efficacy of the Cancer Screening Office Systems (Cancer SOS), an intervention designed to increase cancer screening in primary care settings serving disadvantaged populations...
  88. doi request reprint Clinical practice guidelines for the psychosocial care of cancer survivors: current status and future prospects
    Paul B Jacobsen
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Cancer 115:4419-29. 2009
    ..These guidelines provide a useful model of how guidelines for the psychosocial care of survivors of adult-onset cancers might be developed, organized, and implemented...
  89. ncbi request reprint Improving survivorship care for patients with colorectal cancer
    Leigh Anne Faul
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 17:35-43. 2010
    ..Patients with colorectal cancer provide an ideal population within which to begin to empirically examine their clinical utility...
  90. ncbi request reprint The effects of obesity and obesity-related conditions on colorectal cancer prognosis
    Erin M Siegel
    Risk Assessment, Detection and Intervention Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Control 17:52-7. 2010
    ..However, modifiable prognostic factors are emerging as significant contributors to cancer outcomes, including obesity and obesity-related inflammation and metabolic conditions...
  91. ncbi request reprint Functional impairment and the economic consequences of female breast cancer
    Thomas N Chirikos
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612 9497, USA
    Women Health 36:1-20. 2002
    ..Impaired women, in turn, were more likely to reduce work effort and experience downturns in market earnings, among other things. Policy and research implications are discussed...
  92. ncbi request reprint Fatigue, weight gain, lethargy and amenorrhea in breast cancer patients on chemotherapy: is subclinical hypothyroidism the culprit?
    Nagi Kumar
    Department of Cancer Control, University of South Florida, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612 9497, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 83:149-59. 2004
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  93. ncbi request reprint Sun-protective behavior among individuals with a family history of melanoma
    Lora M Azzarello
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:142-5. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that interventions to increase the frequency of SPB in at-risk individuals should highlight risk information as well as methods to improve individuals' confidence in their abilities to engage in SPB...
  94. ncbi request reprint Real-time patient satisfaction survey and improvement process
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Hosp Top 82:26-32. 2004
    ..The general design, materials, and analysis plan can be directed toward the needs of the specific institution (and are available for distribution by contacting the authors)...
  95. pmc Proteomic contributions to personalized cancer care
    John M Koomen
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Mol Cell Proteomics 7:1780-94. 2008
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  96. doi request reprint Fatigue and functional dependence in older cancer patients
    Andrea Luciani
    Division of Medical Oncology, S Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Clin Oncol 31:424-30. 2008
    ..In addition, we studied the prevalence of fatigue and its correlation with anemia, depression, and nutritional status...
  97. 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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  98. ncbi request reprint Appearance reasons for tanning mediate the relationship between media influence and UV exposure and sun protection
    Guy Cafri
    Arch Dermatol 142:1067-9. 2006
  99. ncbi request reprint Sexual functioning in long-term breast cancer survivors treated with adjuvant chemotherapy
    Jo A Broeckel
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 75:241-8. 2002
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  100. ncbi request reprint Current research promises and challenges in behavioral oncology: report from the American Society of Preventive Oncology annual meeting, 2002
    Suzanne M Miller
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:171-80. 2004
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  101. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening among a sample of community health center attendees
    Lisa K Christman
    Fuller Theological Seminary, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:281-93. 2004
    ..Our results add to a growing body of evidence that community health centers, despite serving disadvantaged populations, are able to deliver preventive care at rates comparable to health facilities used by the general population...

Research Grants3

  1. Moffitt Aging and Cancer Program Development
    Paul Jacobsen; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Behavioral Oncology Education and Career Development
    Paul Jacobsen; Fiscal Year: 2007
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