Steven C Palmer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Is screening effective in detecting untreated psychiatric disorders among newly diagnosed breast cancer patients?
    Steven C Palmer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Cancer 118:2735-43. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Experience of trauma, distress, and posttraumatic stress disorder among breast cancer patients
    Steven C Palmer
    Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:258-64. 2004
  3. pmc The Effects of a Problem Solving-Based Intervention on Depressive Symptoms and HIV Medication Adherence Are Independent
    Robert Gross
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America Center for Pharmacoepidemiology Research and Training, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e84952. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Distress, psychiatric morbidity, and prescriptions for psychotropic medication in a breast cancer waiting room sample
    James C Coyne
    Departments of Psychiatry and Hematology Oncology, Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:121-8. 2004
  5. doi request reprint A randomized, controlled study of Internet peer-to-peer interactions among women newly diagnosed with breast cancer
    Mark S Salzer
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychooncology 19:441-6. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of objective and patient-reported hot flash measures in men with prostate cancer
    Laura J Hanisch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Policy and Practice, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Support Oncol 7:131-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Positive changes, increased spiritual importance, and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among cancer survivors
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 9:339-47. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Adult cancer survivorship: evolution, research, and planning care
    Linda A Jacobs
    LIVESTRONG Survivorship Center of Excellence Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 59:391-410. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Unmet psychosocial needs of Pennsylvanians with cancer: 1986-2005
    Frances K Barg
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 110:631-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Survivorship care planning after the institute of medicine recommendations: how are we faring?
    Carrie Tompkins Stricker
    Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 5:358-70. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Health behaviors in testicular cancer survivors
    Steven Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Is screening effective in detecting untreated psychiatric disorders among newly diagnosed breast cancer patients?
    Steven C Palmer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Cancer 118:2735-43. 2012
    ..This study adopts the novel strategy of evaluating the effectiveness of screening after correcting for disorder for which treatment is already being provided...
  2. ncbi request reprint Experience of trauma, distress, and posttraumatic stress disorder among breast cancer patients
    Steven C Palmer
    Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:258-64. 2004
    ..We examined the relationships between the experience of trauma, psychological distress, and PTSD among a waiting room sample of patients with breast cancer...
  3. pmc The Effects of a Problem Solving-Based Intervention on Depressive Symptoms and HIV Medication Adherence Are Independent
    Robert Gross
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America Center for Pharmacoepidemiology Research and Training, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e84952. 2014
    ..Thus, interventions for medication adherence may not need to address depressive symptoms in order to impact both adherence and depression; this remains to be confirmed, however, in other data. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Distress, psychiatric morbidity, and prescriptions for psychotropic medication in a breast cancer waiting room sample
    James C Coyne
    Departments of Psychiatry and Hematology Oncology, Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:121-8. 2004
    ..The low rate of untreated psychiatric morbidity may signal a need for multisite collaborations to generate adequate numbers of participants in clinical trials...
  5. doi request reprint A randomized, controlled study of Internet peer-to-peer interactions among women newly diagnosed with breast cancer
    Mark S Salzer
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychooncology 19:441-6. 2010
    ..This paper reports findings from the first randomized, controlled study of the benefits of these types of Internet-based peer interactions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of objective and patient-reported hot flash measures in men with prostate cancer
    Laura J Hanisch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Policy and Practice, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Support Oncol 7:131-5. 2009
    ..Conversely, the use of retrospective diaries may be adequate for clinical practice to determine clinically significant changes in salient events...
  7. doi request reprint Positive changes, increased spiritual importance, and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use among cancer survivors
    Jun J Mao
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 9:339-47. 2010
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  8. doi request reprint Adult cancer survivorship: evolution, research, and planning care
    Linda A Jacobs
    LIVESTRONG Survivorship Center of Excellence Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 59:391-410. 2009
    ..Finally, an overview of evolving treatment summary and care plan initiatives is presented...
  9. ncbi request reprint Unmet psychosocial needs of Pennsylvanians with cancer: 1986-2005
    Frances K Barg
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 110:631-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of the current study was to identify unmet psychosocial needs of cancer survivors, understand the distribution of needs across subgroups, and compare unmet needs in 2005 with those identified by Houts et al. in 1986...
  10. doi request reprint Survivorship care planning after the institute of medicine recommendations: how are we faring?
    Carrie Tompkins Stricker
    Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 5:358-70. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Pregnancy-related discontinuation of antidepressants and depression care visits among Medicaid recipients
    Ian M Bennett
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:386-91. 2010
    ..This study examined whether pregnancy is associated with discontinuation of care for depression among low-income women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy does not promote survival (Kissane et al., 2007): now what?
    James C Coyne
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Psychooncology 16:1050-2. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy and survival in cancer: the conflict between hope and evidence
    James C Coyne
    Department of Psychiatry, Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:367-94. 2007
    ..Among the implications of the review is that an adequately powered study examining effects of psychotherapy on survival after a diagnosis of cancer would require resources that are not justified by the strength of the available evidence...
  14. doi request reprint Pilot trial of adjuvant paclitaxel plus estramustine in resected high-risk prostate cancer
    Jeremy P Cetnar
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4283, USA
    Urology 71:942-6. 2008
    ..To determine the feasibility and toxicity of adjuvant paclitaxel plus estramustine in prostate cancer patients at high risk of a 2-year PSA failure after prostatectomy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Interest in services among prostate cancer patients receiving androgen deprivation therapy
    Pamela J Shapiro
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
    Psychooncology 13:512-25. 2004
    ..Health care providers should consider integrating increased informational support into routine care and, more generally, consider patient preferences in prioritizing and designing support services...
  16. ncbi request reprint Validation of sternal skin conductance for detection of hot flashes in prostate cancer survivors
    Laura J Hanisch
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychophysiology 44:189-93. 2007
    ..This study demonstrates that sternal skin conductance can be used to detect hot flashes in men in a manner analogous to its utilization among women. Such use would improve outcome analysis of treatment studies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of psychosocial interventions in cancer care: evidence is weaker than it first looks
    James C Coyne
    Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Ann Behav Med 32:104-10. 2006
    ..Required registering of the details of clinical trials and adherence to CONSORT reduces but does not eliminate bias in the literature...
  18. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk in long-term survivors of testicular cancer
    David J Vaughn
    Department of Medicine, Hematology Oncology Division, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cancer 112:1949-53. 2008
    ..A cross-sectional study was performed to objectively assess cardiovascular risk, subclinical atherosclerosis, and endothelial function in long-term survivors of TC...
  19. doi request reprint Managed problem solving for antiretroviral therapy adherence: a randomized trial
    Robert Gross
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:300-6. 2013
    ..We sought to determine whether an intervention derived from problem solving theory, Managed Problem Solving (MAPS), would improve antiretroviral outcomes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in medical care: pitfalls, alternatives, and revised priorities
    Steven C Palmer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street 11 Gates, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Psychosom Res 54:279-87. 2003
    ..We offer suggestions for how screening instruments might be used to improve the outcomes of depressed persons while minimizing negative effects on health care...
  21. ncbi request reprint Marital quality, coping with conflict, marital complaints, and affection in couples with a depressed wife
    James C Coyne
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Fam Psychol 16:26-37. 2002
    ..Both groups of depressed women and their husbands reported fewer expressions of affection and more complaints about the marriage than did control couples. Results are discussed in terms of interpersonal perspectives on depression...
  22. ncbi request reprint Examining the evidence that psychotherapy improves the survival of cancer patients
    Steven C Palmer
    Biol Psychiatry 56:61-2; author reply 62-4. 2004
  23. ncbi request reprint Does psychotherapy extend survival? Some methodological problems overlooked
    James C Coyne
    J Clin Oncol 25:4852-3; author reply 4853-4. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Prescribing antidepressants to advanced cancer patients with mild depressive symptoms is not justified
    James C Coyne
    J Clin Oncol 22:205-6; author reply 206-8. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in adults
    James C Coyne
    Ann Intern Med 138:767; author reply 767-8. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint More claims about depression, immune function, and survival that exceed the evidence
    James C Coyne
    J Clin Oncol 25:5328-9; author reply 5329-31. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint National Comorbidity Survey data concerning cancer and depression lack credibility
    James C Coyne
    Psychother Psychosom 74:260-1; author reply 261-2. 2005

Research Grants2

  1. Health behaviors in testicular cancer survivors
    Steven Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our overarching goal is to describe modifiable determinates of HBs among TCS so that interventions can be undertaken to assist TCS's in improving HBs. PHS 398/2590 (Rev. 09/04, Reissued 4/2006) Page Continuation Format Page ..