Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Oncology nurse communication barriers to patient-centered care
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 17:152-8. 2013
  2. pmc Family caregiver participation in hospice interdisciplinary team meetings: how does it affect the nature and content of communication?
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Markey Cancer Center and Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0509, USA
    Health Commun 28:110-8. 2013
  3. pmc Targeting communication interventions to decrease caregiver burden
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    University of Kentucky, Markey Cancer Center and Department of Communication, Lexington, KY 40506 0509, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 28:262-70. 2012
  4. doi Assessing the readiness of hospice volunteers to utilize technology
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Markey Cancer Center, Lexington, KY, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29:476-82. 2012
  5. pmc Conveying empathy to hospice family caregivers: team responses to caregiver empathic communication
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Markey Cancer Center, Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0509, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 89:31-7. 2012
  6. pmc Stress variances among informal hospice caregivers
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    University of Kentucky, Markey Cancer Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0509, USA
    Qual Health Res 22:1114-25. 2012
  7. pmc Qualitative evaluation of a problem-solving intervention for informal hospice caregivers
    Karla T Washington
    Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Palliat Med 26:1018-24. 2012
  8. doi Palliative care communication in oncology nursing
    Joy Goldsmith
    Department of Communication, Young Harris College, Georgia, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 17:163-7. 2013
  9. doi The practical nurse: a case for COMFORT communication training
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Markey Cancer Center, Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 30:162-6. 2013

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi Oncology nurse communication barriers to patient-centered care
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 17:152-8. 2013
    ..Therefore, the authors of this article created the COMFORT communication training protocol, and key concepts and resources for nurse communication training through COMFORT are detailed in this article...
  2. pmc Family caregiver participation in hospice interdisciplinary team meetings: how does it affect the nature and content of communication?
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Markey Cancer Center and Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0509, USA
    Health Commun 28:110-8. 2013
    ..Implications for family participation in hospice team meetings are highlighted...
  3. pmc Targeting communication interventions to decrease caregiver burden
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    University of Kentucky, Markey Cancer Center and Department of Communication, Lexington, KY 40506 0509, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 28:262-70. 2012
    ..To describe family communication patterns that give shape to four types of family caregivers: Manager, Carrier, Partner, and Loner...
  4. doi Assessing the readiness of hospice volunteers to utilize technology
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Markey Cancer Center, Lexington, KY, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29:476-82. 2012
    ..Several areas are identified for development and integration of advanced technology in volunteer programs. Future research is needed to ease technology implementation and increase volunteer acceptance...
  5. pmc Conveying empathy to hospice family caregivers: team responses to caregiver empathic communication
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Markey Cancer Center, Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0509, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 89:31-7. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to explore empathic communication opportunities presented by family caregivers and responses from interdisciplinary hospice team members...
  6. pmc Stress variances among informal hospice caregivers
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    University of Kentucky, Markey Cancer Center, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0509, USA
    Qual Health Res 22:1114-25. 2012
    ..Family members who assume the role of primary caregiver for a dying loved one need to be routinely assessed by hospice providers for customized interventions...
  7. pmc Qualitative evaluation of a problem-solving intervention for informal hospice caregivers
    Karla T Washington
    Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Palliat Med 26:1018-24. 2012
    ..Although quite limited, problem-solving interventions with this population have garnered empirical support for improved caregiver well-being...
  8. doi Palliative care communication in oncology nursing
    Joy Goldsmith
    Department of Communication, Young Harris College, Georgia, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 17:163-7. 2013
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  9. doi The practical nurse: a case for COMFORT communication training
    Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles
    Markey Cancer Center, Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 30:162-6. 2013
    ..This study shows promise for the feasibility and utilization of the COMFORT curriculum for nurse communication training. Further research should address the nurse's ability to perform COMFORT communication skills in the clinical setting...