Terrance L Albrecht
Affiliation: Wayne State University
- Studying the process of clinical communication: issues of context, concepts, and research directionsTerrance L Albrecht
Karmanos Cancer Institute and Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
J Health Commun 14:47-56. 2009..Two examples from our empirical research program are described...
- Influence of clinical communication on patients' decision making on participation in clinical trialsTerrance L Albrecht
Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
J Clin Oncol 26:2666-73. 2008..To investigate how communication among physicians, patients, and family/companions influences patients' decision making about participation in clinical trials...
- Transdisciplinary studies of surgical oncology trial accrual: A National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute Roadmap-affiliated project updateTerrance L Albrecht
Department of Family Medicine, Communication and Behavioral Oncology, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
Cancer 107:171-4. 2006....
- A portable, unobtrusive device for videorecording clinical interactionsTerrance L Albrecht
Communication and Behavioral Oncology Program, Barbara A Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
Behav Res Methods 37:165-9. 2005..Data are presented to demonstrate that the system is unobtrusive during the interaction, yet fully compatible with institutional review board guidelines to protect human participants' privacy and freedom to control the recording process...
- Communication and informed consentTerrance L Albrecht
Communication and Behavioral Oncology Program, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Curr Opin Oncol 17:336-9. 2005..To examine recent cancer research literature on the extent to which effective communication with adult and pediatric patients and their surrogates occurs during the informed consent process...
- Understanding patient decisions about clinical trials and the associated communication process: a preliminary reportTerrance L Albrecht
Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
J Cancer Educ 18:210-4. 2003..Relatively little is known about why patients enroll in such trials. This affects the training and education programs designed to increase such participation...
- Parent communication and child pain and distress during painful pediatric cancer treatmentsRebecca J W Cline
Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, and Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI, USA
Soc Sci Med 63:883-98. 2006..This typology provides a theoretical approach to understanding previous research and offers a framework for the continuing investigation of the influence of parents' communication during potentially painful pediatric oncology procedures...
- Information seeking during "bad news" oncology interactions: Question asking by patients and their companionsSusan Eggly
Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
Soc Sci Med 63:2974-85. 2006..Future research and physician training in communication would benefit from expanding the focus beyond the patient-physician dyad to the roles and influence of multiple participants in medical interactions...
- Longitudinal study of parent caregiving self-efficacy and parent stress reactions with pediatric cancer treatment proceduresFelicity W K Harper
Karmanos Cancer Institute Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Psychooncology 22:1658-64. 2013..We examined relationships between parents' caregiving self-efficacy, parents' affect in response to their children's cancer-related treatment procedures, and parents' symptoms of post-traumatic stress at follow-up...
- Oncologists' recommendations of clinical trial participation to patientsSusan Eggly
Program in Communication and Behavioral Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Patient Educ Couns 70:143-8. 2008..To describe the frequency, context and type of oncologists' recommendations to patients that they participate in a clinical trial and to analyze the relationship between recommendations and patients' decisions to participate...
- Patient, companion, and oncologist agreement regarding information discussed during triadic oncology clinical interactionsSusan Eggly
Department of Oncology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Psychooncology 22:637-45. 2013..We also investigated the effect of topic on agreement and patient/companion self-reported understanding of discussions...
- The influence of patient expectations regarding cure on treatment decisionsMarci E J Gleason
Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, United States
Patient Educ Couns 75:263-9. 2009..Further, to test whether patients' expectations for cure are affected by the strength of the oncologist-patient alliance or the extent to which companions (if present) share patients' expectations for cure...
- Variation in question asking during cancer clinical interactions: a potential source of disparities in access to informationSusan Eggly
Wayne State University Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MA 48201, USA
Patient Educ Couns 82:63-8. 2011..to investigate whether patient demographic characteristics and patients' companions influence variation in patient question asking during cancer clinical interactions, thus representing a potential disparity in access to information...
- Parent caregiver self-efficacy and child reactions to pediatric cancer treatment proceduresAmy M Peterson
1Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 31:18-27. 2014..Findings suggest the utility of identifying parents who would benefit from targeted interventions to increase self-efficacy about caregiving during treatment procedures. ..
- Children's positive dispositional attributes, parents' empathic responses, and children's responses to painful pediatric oncology treatment proceduresFelicity W K Harper
Karmanos Cancer Institute, Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
J Psychosoc Oncol 30:593-613. 2012..These relationships provide critical understanding of the influence of parent-child relationships on coping with treatment...
- Discussing bad news in the outpatient oncology clinic: rethinking current communication guidelinesSusan Eggly
Communication and Behavioral Oncology Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
J Clin Oncol 24:716-9. 2006
- The role of the clinician in cancer clinical communicationSUSAN S EGGLY
Communication and Behavioral Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 4100 John R St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
J Health Commun 14:66-75. 2009..This report highlights three areas of research in cancer clinician communication including key areas of current and emerging research and theories and approaches for future research...
- Measuring the use of examination room time in oncology clinics: a novel approach to assessing clinic efficiency and patient flowLauren M Hamel
Wayne State University Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute and Josephine Ford Cancer Institute Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI
J Oncol Pract 10:e385-9. 2014..We propose a novel method of objectively measuring patient time in cancer clinic examination rooms and evaluating its impact on overall system efficiency...
- A social psychological approach to improving the outcomes of racially discordant medical interactionsLouis A Penner
Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI 485201, USA
J Gen Intern Med 28:1143-9. 2013..Medical interactions between Black patients and non-Black physicians are less positive and productive than racially concordant ones and contribute to racial disparities in the quality of health care...
- Temperament, personality, and quality of life in pediatric cancer patientsFelicity W K Harper
PhD, Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R Street MM03CB, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
J Pediatr Psychol 39:459-68. 2014..This study examined whether these dispositional attributes contribute to positive quality of life (QOL) in pediatric cancer patients...
- Knowledge of breast density and awareness of related breast cancer riskMark A Manning
Department of Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute Wayne State University School of Medicine, 4100 John R MM03CB, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
J Cancer Educ 28:270-4. 2013..The results highlight the need to disseminate information regarding breast density to women, while ensuring that the information is equally accessible to both Black and White women...
- Barriers to cancer screening among orthodox jewish womenRifky Tkatch
Department of Oncology, Wayne State University School of Medicine Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R, MM03BF, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
J Community Health 39:1200-8. 2014..Findings from this study may serve to inform culturally appropriate cancer education programs to overcome barriers to screening in this and other similar communities. ..
- Parents' perspectives on physician-parent communication near the time of a child's death in the pediatric intensive care unitKathleen L Meert
Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:2-7. 2008..Our objective is to describe parents' perceptions of their conversations with physicians regarding their child's terminal illness and death in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)...
- Comparing thin slices of verbal communication behavior of varying number and durationApril Idalski Carcone
Pediatric Prevention Research Center, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, USA Electronic address
Patient Educ Couns 98:150-5. 2015..The aim of this study was to assess the accuracy of thin slices to characterize the verbal communication behavior of counselors and patients engaged in Motivational Interviewing sessions relative to fully coded sessions...
- Breast cancer incidence rates among orthodox Jewish womenRifky Tkatch
Department of Oncology, Wayne State University Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R MM03BF, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 16:1007-10. 2014..Implications include more research on health behaviors that may contribute to breast cancer in this insular community. ..
- Communication and consumer decision making about cancer clinical trialsTerrance L Albrecht
Medical Interaction Research Group, Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology MDC 44, College of Medicine, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute at the University of South Florida, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
Patient Educ Couns 50:39-42. 2003..We explore the question from the perspectives of the medical provider, the patient, and the accompanying family member, in order to better frame the complex interactional dynamics occurring during the interaction...
- Patient-physician communication barriers regarding fertility preservation among newly diagnosed cancer patientsGwendolyn P Quinn
College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
Soc Sci Med 66:784-9. 2008....
- Effects of Physician Communication on Patient AccrualTerrance Albrecht; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Parental Role in Pediatric Cancer Pain and SurvivorshipTerrance Albrecht; Fiscal Year: 2005..Finally, psychosocial and health status will be assessed several days after treatment procedure. ..
- Biopsychosocial Processes and Treatment Decision MakingTerrance Albrecht; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..