Rachel T Fouladi

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of three modes of measuring stress, coping, and humor in school-age children
    Rachel T Fouladi
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University Burnaby, BC, Canada
    J Nurs Meas 14:79-98. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Paper-and-pencil or online? Evaluating mode effects on measures of emotional functioning and attachment
    Rachel T Fouladi
    University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Research Center, Houston, USA
    Assessment 9:204-15. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint A Monte Carlo study of the impact of missing data and differential item functioning on theta estimates from two polytomous Rasch family models
    Carolyn F Furlow
    Georgia State University, Department of Educational Policy Studies, Atlanta, GA 30302 3977, USA
    J Appl Meas 8:388-403. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Mode effects in the center for epidemiologic studies depression (CES-D) scale: personal digital assistant vs. paper and pencil administration
    Richard J Swartz
    Department of Biostatistics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, TX, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:803-13. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Measuring asthma severity: instrument refinement
    Sharon D Horner
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701 1499, USA
    J Asthma 43:533-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Depression in pregnant women seeking smoking cessation treatment
    Janice A Blalock
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1195-208. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Understanding the associations among education, employment characteristics, and smoking
    David W Wetter
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 243, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Addict Behav 30:905-14. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Preoperative coping strategies and distress predict postoperative pain and morphine consumption in women undergoing abdominal gynecologic surgery
    Lorenzo Cohen
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Box 243, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Psychosom Res 58:201-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint What accounts for the association of education and smoking cessation?
    David W Wetter
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 40:452-60. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Seeking help for erectile dysfunction after treatment for prostate cancer
    Leslie R Schover
    Department of Behavioral Science, M D Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 33:443-54. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of three modes of measuring stress, coping, and humor in school-age children
    Rachel T Fouladi
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University Burnaby, BC, Canada
    J Nurs Meas 14:79-98. 2006
    ..This study suggests the importance of the continued examination of the impact of mode of questionnaire administration when assessing these and other domains of well-being in school-age children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Paper-and-pencil or online? Evaluating mode effects on measures of emotional functioning and attachment
    Rachel T Fouladi
    University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Research Center, Houston, USA
    Assessment 9:204-15. 2002
    ..The basic similarity of the properties of the measures using paper-and-pencil and online Internet modes of administration suggests the viability of the Internet for assessing these and other psychological phenomena...
  3. ncbi request reprint A Monte Carlo study of the impact of missing data and differential item functioning on theta estimates from two polytomous Rasch family models
    Carolyn F Furlow
    Georgia State University, Department of Educational Policy Studies, Atlanta, GA 30302 3977, USA
    J Appl Meas 8:388-403. 2007
    ..While all methods of handling missing data performed fairly similarly, multiple imputation and hot-decking showed slightly better performance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mode effects in the center for epidemiologic studies depression (CES-D) scale: personal digital assistant vs. paper and pencil administration
    Richard J Swartz
    Department of Biostatistics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, TX, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:803-13. 2007
    ..These results underscore the importance of evaluating the cross-mode equivalence of psychosocial instruments before administering them in non-established modes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Measuring asthma severity: instrument refinement
    Sharon D Horner
    School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78701 1499, USA
    J Asthma 43:533-8. 2006
    ..The SCA is a multidimensional scale with appropriate evidence of reliability and validity that may be a heuristic and effective measure in both clinical practice and research endeavors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Depression in pregnant women seeking smoking cessation treatment
    Janice A Blalock
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1195-208. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that investigation of the prevalence of depression in community samples of pregnant smokers is warranted, as depression may present a major obstacle in pregnant women's efforts to quit smoking...
  7. ncbi request reprint Understanding the associations among education, employment characteristics, and smoking
    David W Wetter
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 243, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Addict Behav 30:905-14. 2005
    ..Identifying the mechanisms underlying this association as well as high risk subgroups of individuals with low education could contribute to reducing the educational gradient in smoking status and warrants further research attention...
  8. ncbi request reprint Preoperative coping strategies and distress predict postoperative pain and morphine consumption in women undergoing abdominal gynecologic surgery
    Lorenzo Cohen
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Box 243, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Psychosom Res 58:201-9. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to predict postoperative pain and morphine consumption based on preoperative psychosocial factors...
  9. ncbi request reprint What accounts for the association of education and smoking cessation?
    David W Wetter
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 40:452-60. 2005
    ..Education has been identified as a potent sociodemographic predictor of smoking cessation and the Healthy People 2010 goals include the elimination of health disparities attributable to education...
  10. ncbi request reprint Seeking help for erectile dysfunction after treatment for prostate cancer
    Leslie R Schover
    Department of Behavioral Science, M D Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 33:443-54. 2004
    ..These results suggest that cognitive-behavioral interventions designed to challenge men's negative beliefs about seeking help for ED could potentially increase help-seeking behavior...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychological adjustment and sleep quality in a randomized trial of the effects of a Tibetan yoga intervention in patients with lymphoma
    Lorenzo Cohen
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 100:2253-60. 2004
    ..The authors examined the effects of the Tibetan yoga (TY) practices of Tsa lung and Trul khor, which incorporate controlled breathing and visualization, mindfulness techniques, and low-impact postures in patients with lymphoma...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sexuality and health-related quality of life after prostate cancer in African-American and white men treated for localized disease
    Rosell Jenkins
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:79-93. 2004
    ..0003), although their sexual function scores did not differ significantly from those of Whites. African-American men may be more at risk for distress when prostate cancer treatment causes sexual dysfunction...
  13. ncbi request reprint Home asthma management for rural families
    Sharon D Horner
    School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
    J Spec Pediatr Nurs 8:52-61. 2003
    ..To assess home asthma management among rural families with a school-age child who has asthma...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cancer worry is associated with abnormal prostate-specific antigen levels in men participating in a community screening program
    Lorenzo Cohen
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:610-7. 2003
    ..The present findings suggest that prostate cancer-specific worry was associated significantly with an abnormal PSA level...
  15. ncbi request reprint The association between social support, intrusive thoughts, avoidance, and adjustment following an experimental cancer treatment
    Danielle Devine
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Psychooncology 12:453-62. 2003
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  16. ncbi request reprint The effects of depressed mood on smoking cessation: mediation by postcessation self-efficacy
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030 4095, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:292-301. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint Defining sexual outcomes after treatment for localized prostate carcinoma
    Leslie R Schover
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas77030 4009, USA
    Cancer 95:1773-85. 2002
    ..The objective of this survey was to identify factors associated with good sexual outcomes in a large group of survivors of localized prostate carcinoma...
  18. ncbi request reprint Expressive writing as a presurgical stress management intervention for breast cancer patients
    Janet S de Moor
    Division of Health Behavior and Health Promotion, The Ohio State University College of Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Soc Integr Oncol 6:59-66. 2008
    ..EW was not broadly effective as a stress management intervention for women with breast cancer. These data do not support the use of EW as a presurgical mind-body complementary medicine program for this population...