Youngmee Kim

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Needs assessment of family caregivers of cancer survivors: three cohorts comparison
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 19:573-82. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Quality of life of family caregivers at 2 years after a relative's cancer diagnosis
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 19:431-40. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Telephone intervention promoting weight-related health behaviors
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Prev Med 50:112-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Sampling in population-based cancer caregivers research
    Youngmee Kim
    American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:981-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Family caregivers and guilt in the context of cancer care
    Rachel L Spillers
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303 1002, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:511-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Individual and dyadic relations between spiritual well-being and quality of life among cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Youngmee Kim
    American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 20:762-70. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Effects of psychological distress on quality of life of adult daughters and their mothers with cancer
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St, NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychooncology 17:1129-36. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress of female cancer caregivers: effects of type of cancer and caregivers' spirituality
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta 30303, USA
    Support Care Cancer 15:1367-74. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Quality of life of couples dealing with cancer: dyadic and individual adjustment among breast and prostate cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:230-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Benefit-finding in the cancer caregiving experience
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:283-91. 2007

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Needs assessment of family caregivers of cancer survivors: three cohorts comparison
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 19:573-82. 2010
    ..Therefore, determining what needs are not being satisfied for family caregivers should be the first step in the development of programs designed to enhance caregivers' QOL...
  2. doi request reprint Quality of life of family caregivers at 2 years after a relative's cancer diagnosis
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 19:431-40. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Telephone intervention promoting weight-related health behaviors
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Prev Med 50:112-7. 2010
    ..The Nutrition and Physical Activity (NuPA) study was designed to promote fruit and vegetable consumption, physical activity, and weight management for a working population...
  4. doi request reprint Sampling in population-based cancer caregivers research
    Youngmee Kim
    American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Qual Life Res 18:981-9. 2009
    ..The current study used population-based sampling to develop a formula to compute the probability of survivors completing a survivor survey and nominating their family caregivers...
  5. doi request reprint Family caregivers and guilt in the context of cancer care
    Rachel L Spillers
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303 1002, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:511-9. 2008
    ..Guilt as a key emotional phenomenon in the cancer-caregiving experience is an understudied issue...
  6. doi request reprint Individual and dyadic relations between spiritual well-being and quality of life among cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Youngmee Kim
    American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychooncology 20:762-70. 2011
    ..Thus, this study examined individual and dyadic associations of SWB with the QOL of couples dealing with cancer...
  7. doi request reprint Effects of psychological distress on quality of life of adult daughters and their mothers with cancer
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St, NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychooncology 17:1129-36. 2008
    ..However, the extent to which the (dis)similarity in psychological distress influences the quality of life of each person remains unknown...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress of female cancer caregivers: effects of type of cancer and caregivers' spirituality
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta 30303, USA
    Support Care Cancer 15:1367-74. 2007
    ..Cancer caregivers, who were nominated by cancer survivors, participated in a nationwide quality-of-life survey with 252 caregivers providing complete data for the variables...
  9. doi request reprint Quality of life of couples dealing with cancer: dyadic and individual adjustment among breast and prostate cancer survivors and their spousal caregivers
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:230-8. 2008
    ..Thus, this study aimed to examine the dyadic effects of psychological distress on the quality of life of couples dealing with cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Benefit-finding in the cancer caregiving experience
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:283-91. 2007
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  11. doi request reprint Age and attachment style impact stress and depressive symptoms among caregivers: a prospective investigation
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams St, NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:35-43. 2007
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  12. doi request reprint Adult attachment and psychological well-being in cancer caregivers: the mediational role of spouses' motives for caregiving
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303 1002, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S144-54. 2008
    ..In this study we examined the prediction of caregiver well-being from the relationship qualities specified by attachment theory and from motives specified by self-determination theory...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in caregiving stress among caregivers of cancer survivors
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30329 4251, USA
    Psychooncology 15:1086-92. 2006
    ..Husband caregivers will benefit from programs designed to educate them to effectively assist their wife's psychosocial adjustment to cancer by reducing their stress from providing care...
  14. doi request reprint Family caregivers' strains: comparative analysis of cancer caregiving with dementia, diabetes, and frail elderly caregiving
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 250 Williams Street NW, Suite 600, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Aging Health 20:483-503. 2008
    ..This study aimed to investigate the impact of cancer from family caregivers' perspective, based on a comparative analysis of caregiving burden and distress, among four types of caregivers...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cancer caregivers' quality of life: effects of gender, relationship, and appraisal
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 34:294-304. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint The effects of family support, anxiety, and post-treatment nausea on the development of anticipatory nausea: a latent growth model
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 34:265-76. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that helping patients and their families communicate in more satisfactory and supportive ways and maintain an organized family system might be beneficial in reducing the symptoms of chemotherapy-related nausea...
  17. ncbi request reprint Psychological adjustment of cancer caregivers with multiple roles
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30329 4521, USA
    Psychooncology 15:795-804. 2006
    ..These findings have significant implications for developing targeted programs to reduce the psychological distress of cancer caregivers with multiple roles and to assist them in recognizing their caregiving experience as meaningful...
  18. doi request reprint Quality of life of family caregivers of cancer survivors: across the trajectory of the illness
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia 30303 1002, USA
    Cancer 112:2556-68. 2008
    ..The authors reviewed literature on the QOL of family caregivers at the acute and middle- to long-term survivorship phases as well as the bereavement phase...
  19. doi request reprint Serotonin transporter polymorphism interacts with childhood adversity to predict aspects of impulsivity
    Charles S Carver
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Psychol Sci 22:589-95. 2011
    ..Interactions between genotype and adversity emerged for both emotion-related aspects of impulsivity. Theoretical implications of the findings are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Frequency and difficulty in caregiving among spouses of individuals with cancer: effects of adult attachment and gender
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 1599 Clifton Rd, NE, Atlanta, GA 30329 4251, USA
    Psychooncology 16:714-23. 2007
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  21. ncbi request reprint Changes in family relationships affect the development of chemotherapy-related nausea symptoms
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, National Home Office of American Cancer Society, 1599 Clifton Rd NE, GA 30329 4251, Atlanta, USA
    Support Care Cancer 11:171-7. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that intervention programs to help reduce family conflict may be especially beneficial for younger adult and female patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Levels of depressive symptoms in spouses of people with lung cancer: effects of personality, social support, and caregiving burden
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, 1599 Clifton Rd, N E, Atlanta, GA 30329 4251, USA
    Psychosomatics 46:123-30. 2005
    ..These findings have implications for identifying spouses of individuals with lung cancer who are vulnerable to depression and could inform the design of programs to reduce depressive symptoms in the context of cancer caregiving...