Mary Jo Nissen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness of treatment summaries in increasing breast and colorectal cancer survivors' knowledge about their diagnosis and treatment
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, 3931 Louisiana Avenue, St Louis Park, Minneapolis, MN 55426, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 7:211-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Breast and colorectal cancer survivors' knowledge about their diagnosis and treatment
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, 3931 Louisiana Avenue, St Louis Park, Minneapolis, MN 55426, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 6:20-32. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Changes in weight and body composition in women receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 11:52-60. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of tools to measure changes in musculoskeletal symptoms and physical functioning in women with breast cancer receiving aromatase inhibitors
    Karen K Swenson
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, MN
    Oncol Nurs Forum 40:549-57. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Radon testing and mitigation: an intervention in a primary care setting
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:566-72. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Physical activity in women receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer: adherence to a walking intervention
    Karen K Swenson
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:321-30. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Views of primary care providers on follow-up care of cancer patients
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research, Park Nicollet Health Services, Minneapolis, MN 55416, USA
    Fam Med 39:477-82. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise vs bisphosphonates on bone mineral density in breast cancer patients receiving chemotherapy
    Karen K Swenson
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55426, USA
    J Support Oncol 7:101-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Effectiveness of treatment summaries in increasing breast and colorectal cancer survivors' knowledge about their diagnosis and treatment
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, 3931 Louisiana Avenue, St Louis Park, Minneapolis, MN 55426, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 7:211-8. 2013
    ..Previous research has identified gaps in cancer survivors' knowledge of their diagnosis and treatment. This study assessed the effect of treatment summaries on survivors' accuracy in reporting details of diagnosis and treatment...
  2. doi request reprint Breast and colorectal cancer survivors' knowledge about their diagnosis and treatment
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, 3931 Louisiana Avenue, St Louis Park, Minneapolis, MN 55426, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 6:20-32. 2012
    ..Clinicians must sometimes rely on patients' self-report of their medical history. This study assessed knowledge of details of cancer diagnosis and treatment among breast and colorectal cancer survivors...
  3. doi request reprint Changes in weight and body composition in women receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 11:52-60. 2011
    ..This study aimed to identify predictors of changes in weight and body composition among women receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of tools to measure changes in musculoskeletal symptoms and physical functioning in women with breast cancer receiving aromatase inhibitors
    Karen K Swenson
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, MN
    Oncol Nurs Forum 40:549-57. 2013
    ..To estimate and compare responsiveness of standardized self-reported measures of musculoskeletal symptoms (MSSs) and physical functioning (PF) during treatment with aromatase inhibitors (AIs)...
  5. doi request reprint Radon testing and mitigation: an intervention in a primary care setting
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:566-72. 2012
    ..Future studies should assess a stronger intervention, perhaps over multiple visits, and providing test kits on site. Targeting patients who smoke may be an effective use of resources...
  6. doi request reprint Physical activity in women receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer: adherence to a walking intervention
    Karen K Swenson
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:321-30. 2010
    ..To describe and predict adherence to a physical activity protocol for patients with breast cancer receiving chemotherapy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Views of primary care providers on follow-up care of cancer patients
    Mary Jo Nissen
    Oncology Research, Park Nicollet Health Services, Minneapolis, MN 55416, USA
    Fam Med 39:477-82. 2007
    ..This study asked PCPs about their role in the follow-up care of breast and colorectal cancer patients and elicited opinions on improving the transfer of care from oncologists to PCPs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise vs bisphosphonates on bone mineral density in breast cancer patients receiving chemotherapy
    Karen K Swenson
    Oncology Research Department, Park Nicollet Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55426, USA
    J Support Oncol 7:101-7. 2009
    ..0001 for all group comparisons). Zoledronic acid protected patients with breast cancer against bone loss during initial treatment, whereas home-based PA interventions were less effective in preventing bone loss...