DEBRA E contact LYON

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Pilot study of cranial stimulation for symptom management in breast cancer
    Debra E Lyon
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:476-83. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Challenges in interpreting cytokine biomarkers in biobehavioral research: a breast cancer exemplar
    Debra Lyon
    Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 13:25-31. 2011
  3. pmc Cytokine comparisons between women with breast cancer and women with a negative breast biopsy
    Debra E Lyon
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, PO Box 980567, 1100 East Leigh St, Richmond, VA 23219 0567, USA
    Nurs Res 57:51-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Hormonal breast cancer agents: implications for the primary care provider
    Debra E Lyon
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 18:518-23. 2006
  5. pmc Tryptophan degradation in women with breast cancer: a pilot study
    Debra E Lyon
    Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, 1100 East Leigh Street, Richmond, Virginia, 23298, USA
    BMC Res Notes 4:156. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Development and preliminary evaluation of the existential meaning scale
    Debra E Lyon
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0567, USA
    J Holist Nurs 23:54-65; discussion 66-9. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Advancing the biobehavioral research of fatigue with genetics and genomics
    Debra E Lyon
    Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Nursing, Richmond, VA 23298 0567, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 43:274-81. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Integrated review of cytokines in maternal, cord, and newborn blood: part I--associations with preterm birth
    Debra Lyon
    Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 11:371-6. 2010
  9. pmc A biobehavioral perspective on depressive symptoms in patients with cerebral astrocytoma
    Angela R Starkweather
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 43:17-28. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Back pain caused by a solitary plasmacytoma of bone
    Debra Rattican
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 14:149-52. 2010

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Pilot study of cranial stimulation for symptom management in breast cancer
    Debra E Lyon
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:476-83. 2010
    ..To examine the feasibility, relationships among variables, and preliminary outcomes of a self-directed complementary modality, cranial electrical stimulation (CES), for symptom management in women receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer...
  2. doi request reprint Challenges in interpreting cytokine biomarkers in biobehavioral research: a breast cancer exemplar
    Debra Lyon
    Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 13:25-31. 2011
    ..The results of this three-group comparison are presented as background for discussing several methodologic challenges for biobehavioral research in inflammatory-based conditions...
  3. pmc Cytokine comparisons between women with breast cancer and women with a negative breast biopsy
    Debra E Lyon
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, PO Box 980567, 1100 East Leigh St, Richmond, VA 23219 0567, USA
    Nurs Res 57:51-8. 2008
    ..Because cytokines operate in integrated networks, a more complete understanding will be gained as multiple cytokines can be examined for patterns of response that may be associated with symptoms and prognosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hormonal breast cancer agents: implications for the primary care provider
    Debra E Lyon
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 18:518-23. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the current knowledge regarding survivorship issues in women with early-stage, estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer, focusing on advances in hormonal therapies for reducing risk of recurrence...
  5. pmc Tryptophan degradation in women with breast cancer: a pilot study
    Debra E Lyon
    Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, 1100 East Leigh Street, Richmond, Virginia, 23298, USA
    BMC Res Notes 4:156. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  6. ncbi request reprint Development and preliminary evaluation of the existential meaning scale
    Debra E Lyon
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0567, USA
    J Holist Nurs 23:54-65; discussion 66-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and examine the psychometric properties of the Existential Meaning Scale (EMS)...
  7. doi request reprint Advancing the biobehavioral research of fatigue with genetics and genomics
    Debra E Lyon
    Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Nursing, Richmond, VA 23298 0567, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 43:274-81. 2011
    ..In addition, examining genomic factors associated with fatigue may help to elucidate the pathophysiology of fatigue and, in the future, lead to targeted interventions that address the molecular basis of fatigue...
  8. doi request reprint Integrated review of cytokines in maternal, cord, and newborn blood: part I--associations with preterm birth
    Debra Lyon
    Department of Family and Community Health Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 11:371-6. 2010
    ..However, there have been relatively few studies and results have not been consistent. Therefore, further research is needed to elucidate the association of these inflammatory mediators with adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  9. pmc A biobehavioral perspective on depressive symptoms in patients with cerebral astrocytoma
    Angela R Starkweather
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 43:17-28. 2011
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  10. doi request reprint Back pain caused by a solitary plasmacytoma of bone
    Debra Rattican
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 14:149-52. 2010
    ..In addition, the article addresses treatment modalities and discusses the importance of oncology nurses' awareness of this rare condition...
  11. pmc Integrated review of the association of cytokines with fibromyalgia and fibromyalgia core symptoms
    Victoria Menzies
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1100 East Leigh Street, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Biol Res Nurs 11:387-94. 2010
    ..This knowledge may ultimately contribute to the development of interventions for symptom management that address not only the symptom manifestation but also a biological mediator of symptoms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Symptom clusters and quality of life in survivors of lung cancer
    Sherry W Fox
    School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charolottesville, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:931-6. 2006
    ..To explore the prevalence and intensity of depression, fatigue, and pain in survivors of lung cancer; to examine the relationship of symptoms in a cluster; and to examine the relationship of the symptom cluster to quality of life (QOL)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease risks and lifestyle behaviors in persons with HIV infection
    Jeanne Salyer
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Nursing, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 17:3-17. 2006
    ..Results underscore the need for health promotion interventions to target lifestyle risks in persons with HIV-1 infection taking highly active retroviral therapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Severe fatigue: could it be aplastic anemia?
    Manuel G Afable
    Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:569-73. 2008
  15. ncbi request reprint Incorporating patients' perspectives in complementary and alternative medicine clinical trial design
    Pamela F Rodeheaver
    Center for the Study of Complementary and Alternative Therapies, University of Virginia School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 9:959-67. 2003
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Using an interview guide to assess suicidal ideation
    Debra E Lyon
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    Nurse Pract 27:26-9; quiz 30-1. 2002
    ..As primary care providers, we may miss opportunities to assess for suicidal ideation. Here, we present an interview guide that helps assess suicidal ideation in primary care patients...

Research Grants3

  1. Cranial Stimulation for Chemotherapy Symptoms in Breast Cancer
    Debra Lyon; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Results from this study may also help to identify more clearly the biological causes for common, distressing symptoms. ..
  2. Cranial Stimulation for Chemotherapy Symptoms in Breast Cancer
    Debra E Lyon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Results from this study may also help to identify more clearly the biological causes for common, distressing symptoms. ..
  3. Epigenetics and Psychoneurologic Symptoms in Women with Breast Cancer
    DEBRA E contact LYON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study results may potentially deepen understanding regarding the biological processes underlying PN symptoms and lead to improved strategies for symptom management in women with BC. ..