Terrah L Foster

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of continuing bonds reported by parents and siblings after a child's death from cancer
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, 37240, USA
    Death Stud 35:420-40. 2011
  2. pmc From qualitative work to intervention development in pediatric oncology palliative care research
    Terrah Foster Akard
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 30:153-60. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Asking next-of-kin of recently deceased cancer patients to take part in research: 11 of 20 surveyed found it a positive experience
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, 461 21st Avenue, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Evid Based Nurs 16:64-5. 2013
  4. pmc Changes in siblings after the death of a child from cancer
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37240, USA
    Cancer Nurs 35:347-54. 2012
  5. pmc National survey of children's hospitals on legacy-making activities
    Terrah L Foster
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee 37240, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:573-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Pediatric palliative care in childhood cancer nursing: from diagnosis to cure or end of life
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 26:205-21. 2010
  7. pmc Bereaved parents' and siblings' reports of legacies created by children with cancer
    Terrah L Foster
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 26:369-76. 2009
  8. pmc Changes in parents after the death of a child from cancer
    Mary Jo Gilmer
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, 461 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:572-82. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Continuing bonds: a human response within paediatric palliative care
    Terrah L Foster
    Vanderbilt School of Nursing, TN, USA
    Int J Palliat Nurs 14:85-91. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Parental perceptions of care of children at end of life
    Mary Jo Gilmer
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 30:53-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of continuing bonds reported by parents and siblings after a child's death from cancer
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, 37240, USA
    Death Stud 35:420-40. 2011
    ..Additional research is needed to further delineate continuing bonds for different types of loss and examine associations with positive and negative outcomes for bereaved individuals...
  2. pmc From qualitative work to intervention development in pediatric oncology palliative care research
    Terrah Foster Akard
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 30:153-60. 2013
    ..These benefits of preliminary qualitative research are described in the context of this study on legacy-making, which involves reports of children (7-12 years of age) living with advanced cancer and of their parent caregivers...
  3. doi request reprint Asking next-of-kin of recently deceased cancer patients to take part in research: 11 of 20 surveyed found it a positive experience
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, 461 21st Avenue, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Evid Based Nurs 16:64-5. 2013
    ..g., face-to-face, phone and self-completion postal surveys). The needs of non-cancer-related deaths and paediatric populations (e.g., bereaved child participants; childhood deaths) need consideration in future studies...
  4. pmc Changes in siblings after the death of a child from cancer
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37240, USA
    Cancer Nurs 35:347-54. 2012
    ..Few studies have examined changes in siblings after the death of a brother or sister, particularly from mother, father, and sibling perspectives within the first year after death...
  5. pmc National survey of children's hospitals on legacy-making activities
    Terrah L Foster
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Monroe Carell Jr Children s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville, Tennessee 37240, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:573-8. 2012
    ..This descriptive cross-sectional study examined healthcare provider perceptions of legacy-making activities (e.g., memory books) currently offered by hospitals to pediatric patients and their families...
  6. doi request reprint Pediatric palliative care in childhood cancer nursing: from diagnosis to cure or end of life
    Terrah L Foster
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 26:205-21. 2010
    ..To describe selected components of pediatric palliative care from diagnosis to cure or end of life that combine to help nurses and other clinicians achieve goals of care for children with cancer and their families...
  7. pmc Bereaved parents' and siblings' reports of legacies created by children with cancer
    Terrah L Foster
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 26:369-76. 2009
    ..Children's advice about how to live life inspired bereaved family members. Findings contribute to the current knowledge of legacy-making in children and offer implications for practice and future research...
  8. pmc Changes in parents after the death of a child from cancer
    Mary Jo Gilmer
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, 461 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:572-82. 2012
    ..Few studies have compared multiple perspectives of changes experienced by parents after a child's death...
  9. ncbi request reprint Continuing bonds: a human response within paediatric palliative care
    Terrah L Foster
    Vanderbilt School of Nursing, TN, USA
    Int J Palliat Nurs 14:85-91. 2008
    ..This paper focuses on children with a life-threatening illness, but CB also needs to be studied with other populations, such as those with life-limiting conditions...
  10. doi request reprint Parental perceptions of care of children at end of life
    Mary Jo Gilmer
    Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 30:53-8. 2013
    ..This study describes parental perceptions of the care of hospitalized, terminally ill children in the areas of (1) clinical management, (2) interdisciplinary support, and (3) pain and symptom management...