Leeat Granek

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Publications

  1. ncbi Oncologists' protocol and coping strategies in dealing with patient loss
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Death Stud 37:937-52. 2013
  2. doi Oncologists' negative attitudes towards expressing emotion over patient death and burnout
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 653, 84105, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Support Care Cancer . 2017
  3. ncbi Impact of a 3-Day Introductory Oncology Course on First-Year International Medical Students
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, 84101, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Cancer Educ . 2016
  4. doi Oncologists' communication about end of life: the relationship among secondary traumatic stress, compassion satisfaction, and approach and avoidance communication
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Psychooncology . 2016
  5. doi Barriers and facilitators in coping with patient death in clinical oncology
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 653, 84105, Beersheba, Israel
    Support Care Cancer 24:4219-27. 2016
  6. doi Challenging patient deaths in pediatric oncology
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box, 653, 84105, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Support Care Cancer 23:2349-56. 2015
  7. doi Challenges faced by pediatric oncology fellows when patients die during their training
    Leeat Granek
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel SickKids Hospital, University of Toronto Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto McMaster Children s Hospital, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and Children s Hospital Cantonal Hospital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Oncol Pract 11:e182-9. 2015
  8. doi Difficult patient loss and physician culture for oncologists grieving patient loss
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    J Palliat Med 15:1254-60. 2012
  9. doi Resistance, agency, and liminality in women's accounts of symptom appraisal and help-seeking upon discovery of a breast irregularity
    Leeat Granek
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Department of Sociology of Health, Be er Sheva 84105, Israel
    Soc Sci Med 75:1753-61. 2012
  10. doi Psychological factors impacting transition from paediatric to adult care by childhood cancer survivors
    Leeat Granek
    Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    J Cancer Surviv 6:260-9. 2012

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  1. ncbi Oncologists' protocol and coping strategies in dealing with patient loss
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Death Stud 37:937-52. 2013
    ..The authors conclude by offering implications from this research on how to address oncologists' grief over patient loss in institutional settings in order to improve bereavement care for families and enhance oncologists' quality of life...
  2. doi Oncologists' negative attitudes towards expressing emotion over patient death and burnout
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 653, 84105, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Support Care Cancer . 2017
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  3. ncbi Impact of a 3-Day Introductory Oncology Course on First-Year International Medical Students
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, 84101, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Cancer Educ . 2016
    ..Future research should examine ethnic and cultural differences in uptake of the clinical oncology courses across continents and should use direct observation in addition to self-report in evaluating outcomes...
  4. doi Oncologists' communication about end of life: the relationship among secondary traumatic stress, compassion satisfaction, and approach and avoidance communication
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Psychooncology . 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the associations between secondary traumatic stress and compassion satisfaction and approach and avoidant communication about EOL with cancer patients...
  5. doi Barriers and facilitators in coping with patient death in clinical oncology
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, PO Box 653, 84105, Beersheba, Israel
    Support Care Cancer 24:4219-27. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore barriers and facilitators in coping with patient death in the oncology context...
  6. doi Challenging patient deaths in pediatric oncology
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box, 653, 84105, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Support Care Cancer 23:2349-56. 2015
    ..Twenty percent of these children will die while under their care. The purpose of this study was to explore what makes patient deaths challenging for pediatric oncologists...
  7. doi Challenges faced by pediatric oncology fellows when patients die during their training
    Leeat Granek
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel SickKids Hospital, University of Toronto Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto McMaster Children s Hospital, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and Children s Hospital Cantonal Hospital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Oncol Pract 11:e182-9. 2015
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  8. doi Difficult patient loss and physician culture for oncologists grieving patient loss
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Sociology of Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    J Palliat Med 15:1254-60. 2012
    ..While caring for critically ill and terminal patients can elicit grief symptoms in health care professionals, few studies have examined oncologists' grief over patient loss using a qualitative approach to inquiry...
  9. doi Resistance, agency, and liminality in women's accounts of symptom appraisal and help-seeking upon discovery of a breast irregularity
    Leeat Granek
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Department of Sociology of Health, Be er Sheva 84105, Israel
    Soc Sci Med 75:1753-61. 2012
    ..We conclude that these constricting medical discourses effectively have a role to play in the contradictory reasoning or perceived irrationality of women's delay behavior when it occurs...
  10. doi Psychological factors impacting transition from paediatric to adult care by childhood cancer survivors
    Leeat Granek
    Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    J Cancer Surviv 6:260-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the psychological factors involved in this transition to adult care long-term follow-up clinics...
  11. doi What do oncologists want? Suggestions from oncologists on how their institutions can support them in dealing with patient loss
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Psychology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 20:2627-32. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to explore what institutional support(s) oncologists want to help them cope with patient loss...
  12. ncbi Travelling on parallel tracks: patient and physician perspectives on why women delay seeking care for breast cancer symptoms
    Leeat Granek
    Department ofPsychology, Hospital for Sick Children Sick Kids, Toronto, Ontario
    Can Oncol Nurs J 22:101-13. 2012
    ..Suggestions to promote earlier presentation include improving physician-patient communication and encouraging physician and health care professional neutrality in making attributions about women's delay...
  13. ncbi Grief as pathology: The evolution of grief theory in psychology from Freud to the present
    Leeat Granek
    Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Hist Psychol 13:46-73. 2010
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  14. doi Single-parent caregivers of children with cancer: factors assisting with caregiving strains
    Zahava R S Rosenberg-Yunger
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 30:45-55. 2013
    ..We explored the supportive factors and resources that helped single parents of children with cancer throughout the caregiving process...
  15. doi Gender differences in the effect of grief reactions and burnout on emotional distress among clinical oncologists
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Cancer 122:3705-3714. 2016
    ..The current study was conducted to examine gender differences in the effect of grief reactions and burnout on emotional distress among clinical oncologists...
  16. doi The development of scales to measure childhood cancer survivors' readiness for transition to long-term follow-up care as adults
    Anne F Klassen
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Health Expect 18:1941-55. 2015
    ..To develop and validate scales to measure constructs that survivors of childhood cancer report as barriers and/or facilitators to the process of transitioning from paediatric to adult-oriented long-term follow-up (LTFU) care...
  17. doi Barriers and Facilitators of Transition from Pediatric to Adult Long-Term Follow-Up Care in Childhood Cancer Survivors
    Zahava R S Rosenberg-Yunger
    1 St Michael s Hospital, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 2:104-11. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the barriers and facilitators of transition from pediatric to adult LTFU care...
  18. doi Mixed-Methods Study of the Impact of Chronic Patient Death on Oncologists' Personal and Professional Lives
    Leeat Granek
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva Baruch Ivcher School of Psychology, Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya Rambam Health Care Campus Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa Sheba Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Oncol Pract 13:e1-e10. 2017
    ..Purposive sampling was used to gain maximum variation in the sample. The quantitative component involved a convenience sample of 79 oncologists recruited through oncologist collaborators...
  19. pmc Oncologists' strategies and barriers to effective communication about the end of life
    Leeat Granek
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel Princess Margaret Hospital Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre University of Toronto, Toronto and Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton Ontario, Canada
    J Oncol Pract 9:e129-35. 2013
    ..The purpose of this analysis, part of a larger study examining oncologists' experiences of patient loss, was to explore oncologists' communication strategies and communication barriers when discussing end-of-life issues with patients...
  20. doi Understanding the health impact of caregiving: a qualitative study of immigrant parents and single parents of children with cancer
    Anne F Klassen
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, HSC 3N27, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8S 4J9, Canada
    Qual Life Res 21:1595-605. 2012
    ..Our team builds on this literature to provide a more comprehensive understanding of the health impact of caregiving...
  21. doi Grief symptoms and difficult patient loss for oncologists in response to patient death
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Psychooncology . 2016
    ..The study aimed to explore oncologist's grief symptoms over patient death and to identify why and which losses are particularly challenging when patients die...
  22. doi The tenacity and tenuousness of hope: parental experiences of hope when their child has a poor cancer prognosis
    Maru Barrera
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cancer Nurs 36:408-16. 2013
    ..The meaning and role of hope in parents of children with life-threatening illnesses remain relatively unstudied...
  23. doi Pediatric oncologists' coping strategies for dealing with patient death
    Leeat Granek
    a Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Psychosoc Oncol 34:39-59. 2016
    ..Future research is needed to evaluate how best to implement these changes on the institutional level to help oncologists cope with patient death and the effect of using these strategies on their quality of life. ..
  24. doi When a child dies: pediatric oncologists' follow-up practices with families after the death of their child
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Psychooncology 24:1626-31. 2015
    ..The objective of this study was to examine follow-up practices employed by pediatric oncologists after patient death using an in-depth qualitative analysis...
  25. doi Grief reactions and impact of patient death on pediatric oncologists
    Leeat Granek
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 62:134-42. 2015
    ..To examine pediatric oncologists' grief reactions to patient death, and the impact patient death has on their personal and professional lives...
  26. doi The symptom appraisal of breast cancer in the context of an intimate relationship
    Karen Fergus
    York University, Toronto, Canada
    J Health Psychol 16:653-66. 2011
    ..Tenuous Knowing and Spiral of Disclosure defined two main processes that a woman negotiated within herself in relation to her partner upon discovery of a breast change...
  27. doi Early exposure to a clinical oncology course during the preclinical second year of medical school
    Leeat Granek
    Dr Granek is assistant professor and health psychologist, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel Dr Lazarev is an oncologist, Department of Oncology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel Ms Birenstock Cohen is a social worker, Social Work Service, Department of Oncology, Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel Professor Geffen is an oncologist, Department of Oncology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel Professor Riesenberg is head, Infectious Diseases Institute, Soroka University Medical Center, and Vice Dean, Joyce and Irving Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel Professor Ariad is head, Department of Oncology, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Acad Med 90:454-7. 2015
    ..The course presents a holistic approach to caring for patients with cancer that goes beyond the biological aspects of the disease...